J Cole He has already made his mark on the rap game, and now he continues to make his mark within the world of sports.
On Thursday, it was announced that the rapper has been named the cover athlete for the “Dreamer Edition” of NBA 2k23, which will be released on September 9.
According to NBA.comCole will appear in the game’s MyCareer mode, and the mode will feature his Dreamville artists, Bas and Elite, who help players “befriend J. Cole and capture the hearts and minds of the town.”
J. Cole shared his excitement about appearing in the game and getting the cover. He said,
“NBA 2K has long been a place to discover new musical talent through its gameplay and continues to be a gold standard for showcasing all things basketball culture. It’s been an incredible journey to not only be featured on a cover for this year’s game, but also to be a part of the MyCAREER story and soundtrack and bring the Dreamer brand to NBA 2K.”
Now, although J. Cole has not played in the NBA, he has played professional basketball in other countries.
What previously reported, last year he signed an agreement with the BBC Rwanda Patriots of the African Basketball League. However, his time with the team was short lived as he returned home from Africa due to a “family obligation”. However, he was reported that you fulfilled all the obligations listed in your contract.
Earlier this year, he signed with the Canadian professional basketball team, Scarborough Shooting StarsHowever, his time with the team was cut short when he had to leave to fulfill his touring schedule.
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