The Dreamville rapper announced via Twitter his new album is due out this Friday!
New album. KOD 4/20
— J. Cole (@JColeNC) April 17, 2018
Earlier that same evening, Cole hosted a “first come first serve” show at Gramercy Theatre in New York. Around 500 fans packed the venue to hear Cole debut his new music. No phones or cameras or media were allowed inside.
NYC. Come through. Couple hours from now. First come first serve. pic.twitter.com/Z71I9iRnnu
— J. Cole (@JColeNC) April 16, 2018
According to @OnlyHipHopFacts, who was in attendance, the KOD title has multiple meanings. It stands for “Kids on Drugs,” “King Overdosed,” and “Killing Our Demons.”