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J. Cole's surprise concert was a reward to 'day one' fans
J. Cole's surprise concert was a reward to 'day one' fans

“Go back to the second verse,” J. Cole told his DJ late into his hour-long set Thursday night at Baltimore Soundstage. “Y’all asked for this, so you gotta rock with me.” Moments earlier, his microphone had malfunctioned during "Chris Tucker," a slithering, Timbaland-esque track from his recent “Truly Yours 2” EP. He bristled at first, but smiled once he realized the sold-out crowd was reciting the lines verbatim, even without the beat. Fans motioned with their hands that the 28-year-old rapper from Fayetteville, N.C., needed to complete the song with a working mic. He obliged and the crowd responded like the song was new. It was that...

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