Music Birthday: Elle Varner

🔊🎉Today, February 12, 1989, Elle Varner was born Gabrielle Serene Varner, in Brooklyn, NYC, NY. On January 28, 2012, ‘Only Wanna Give It to You’ ft. J. Cole peaked at no. 26 on the US Billboard Adult R&B Songs Chart. The song is a production by Pop & Oak, and is included on Varner’s debutContinue reading “Music Birthday: Elle Varner”

Music Birthday: J. Cole

🔊🎉Today, Janu ary 28, 1985, J. Cole was born Jermaine Lamarr Cole, in Frankfurt, Germany. On May 5, 2018, J. Cole charted the US Hot 100 12 times, all in support of his fifth studio album “KOD.” Here are the positions: ‘Intro’ (no. 53), ‘KOD’ (no. 10), ‘Photograph’ (no. 14), ‘The Cut Off’ ft. kiLL edwardContinue reading “Music Birthday: J. Cole”

HomageCollage: J. Cole, “2014 Forrest Hills Drive”

🔊💜Today, December 9, 2014, J. Cole released his third studio album, “2014 Forrest Hills Drive.” Album peaked at no. 1 on the US Billboard 200, and has since earned triple platinum certification from the RIAA. Cole released ‘Apparently’ as the lead single, a self-production that reached no. 58 on the Hot 100 in February 2015.