Almost a year ago J. Cole released his stimulus package with two songs, Lewis Streetwhich included the tracks “The Climb Back” and “Lion King on Ice”. Since then, fans have been longing for a new Cole and it’s finally here.
On Friday (May 7th) the founder of Dreamville Records delivered a new single called “Interlude”. The offer is the first joint to come from Cole’s new album. The low season, expected to arrive on May 14th.
The new song is produced by T-Minus, Cole and Tommy Parker and notes that Jermaine comes out hard with a melodic flow over the sample-driven track. “I’ll come in peace, but fuck me, best watch out / The others are shitty deep, crawling under the covers,” flows Cole. “This heat in the south makes the summers unbearable / Just last week your mother cried / Weeping because she doesn’t want to bury your brother / The blood is leaking while the rescue workers have to carry their baby like surrogate mothers.”
The offer lasts a little over two minutes and serves as a proper introduction to what to expect next week.
J. Cole announced on Thursday afternoon (May 6th) that he would be dropping the record, although he expressed the opinion that he wanted to release the entire album at once first. “I told myself I was going to drop the album all at once,” he tweeted. “Sometimes you have to say fuck it. New song tonight. 12 o’clock.” Interlude “from the off-season.”
The rapper from Fayetteville, NC officially announced the release date for the LP on Tuesday (May 4th) and wrote in an Instagram post: “My new album The Off-Season, available May 14. Just know this Years in development. “
The upload included a picture of the cover artwork forThe low season.
Before J. Cole confirmed the album’s arrival date, there were ample indications that he was about to release a project, including a photo of the rapper in the studio and Cole revealing that he had “just been driving around town”The low season. “
The album was originally referred to as a mixtape when it was first announced in December 2020. At that time, Cole posted a picture of a checklist on a notebook page that it hadThe low season Arrival beforeThe Fall Off Album. His label isRevenge of Dreams 3 The compilation album had already been crossed out and the list also had a line that said “It’s a Boy,” which may suggest that J. Cole may have a kid on the way.
Here’s a teaser ofThe low season a week early. Listen to J. Cole’s “Interlude” below.
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