J. Cole dropped this gift for his fans today, which he says is neither a mixtape nor a preview of the album, just tracks he recorded in the sessions for his forthcoming album “Born Sinner“, due out later this year. This new release features 5 tracks, one of which appears to have been recorded back in 2009. These tracks were released via a post on Cole’s Dreamvillain site, and came with the accompanying letter to his supporters:
I appreciate you giving me the time I needed to grow, experiment, and find the direction for my 2nd album.. And I have.
Along the way I’ve recorded at least 4 albums worth of...