The actual is again. J. Cole returns with the highly-anticipated video for “Middle Child.”
In the clip, directed by rapper King Mez, the Dreamville boss stands in entrance of an viewers on a crimson carpet at an awards present earlier than the backdrop modifications to lifeless our bodies mendacity below sheets with soiled sneakers. He then takes over a log cabin with heads of “Your Favorite Rapper” adorning the partitions and a plaque that reads: “This Could Be You.”
“I copied your cadence, I mirrored your fashion,” he raps. “I studied the greats, I’m the best proper now.”
Cole additionally rides by the mud in a Bentley Bentayga, and cruises the aisles of a grocery retailer in a purchasing cart. The video ends with Cole celebrating on stage of a championship race whereas his Dreamville crew sprays champagne.
Produced by T-Minus, “Middle Child” marks the primary single off Cole’s upcoming sixth album, which is due someday this 12 months. Additionally, Dreamville is planning to launch three initiatives within the first half of 2019—the Revenge of the Dreamers III compilation, Ari Lennox’s Shea Butter Baby, and EarthGang’s Mirrorland.
Watch Cole provide you with one thing you may really feel.