A lot of people see J. Cole as the future of hip-hop and it became clear that Interscope put faith in him as well when they inked his Dreamville Records to an distribution deal in 2014. He went on to sign 2 artists, Bas and Cozz, from Queens and South Central, respectively and are now embarking on a 3-part international tour with some of the industries brightest stars.
What really awesome is that Act 1 of The Forest Hills Drive Tour – nicknamed Hometown – kicks off in Eugene, Oregon before it takes off to 19 other midsized cities around the country. Act 2 (The Journey) takes the team across Europe before they come home for Act 3 (Hollywood) where they will tackle the larger metropolises, including Seattle. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves. The kickoff show in Eugene goes down March, 2nd. That’s next Monday.