October 26, 2016  

Video Premiere: J. Cole's 'Lost Ones'

October 26, 2011 (6:02 am) GMT
The 'Mr. Nice Watch' rapper releases an emotional music video which was filmed before he got a record deal.

impregnates his girlfriend in a music video for his single "Lost Ones". They are seen getting into a heated argument when he tells her that he's not ready to be a father. "Think about it baby me and you we still kids ourself," he raps.

"How we gon raise a kid by ourself?/ Handle biz by ourself/ A n***a barely over 20, where the hell we gon live?/ Where am I gon get that money/ I refuse to bring my boy or my girl in this world/ When I aint got s**t to give 'em."

The song is taken from Cole's No. 1 debut album "". Its music video was shot "with just a Dollar and a Dream" in 2008 before he got a record deal. He states, "3 years later, watching it still gives me the same emotions."

J. Cole's "Lost Ones" music video

More J. Cole News


  1. Gigi Hadid's Family Wants Her to Dump Zayn Malik Because of This
  2. Is Destiny's Child Reunion Happening? Here's What Kelly Rowland Says
  3. Kim Kardashian's Sex Tape Turned Into Virtual Reality Experience
  4. 'Game of Thrones' Set Photos: Jon Snow Reunites With an Old Friend and It's Doesn't Look Friendly
  5. Jennifer Lawrence Was 'Stressed Out' When Dating Chris Martin, Is Happier With Darren Aronofsky
  6. Blake Lively Celebrates Ryan Reynolds' 40th Birthday Amid Physical Abuse Allegations
  7. Justin Bieber Extends 'Purpose World Tour' After Storming Off Stage Mid-Performance
  8. Ice Cube and 'Hamilton' Helmer Team Up for 'Oliver Twist' Musical at Disney