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Video Premiere: J. Cole's 'Sideline Story'

April 12, 2012 (4:29 am) GMT
The 'Mr. Nice Watch' rapper tells the story of his rise to fame while taking his fans to follow him around the globe.

releases a music video for the title track of his debut album "". In the clip directed by Axel Laramee and Adam Roy, the Roc Nation rappers narrates his story to stardom, which later takes him to travel the world.

Cole soared to No. 1 on Hot 200 with "The Sideline Story" last fall. Back then, he became the first solo act to top the list at first try since did so with his 2010's "". Also, he scored the biggest bow for any act's debut chart effort since opened at No. 2 with "" (375,000).

Next, he will be visiting colleges throughout North America for an eco-friendly tour. He's additionally scheduled to perform at Lollapalooza along with the likes of , , , and .

J. Cole's "Sideline Story" Music Video

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