J. Cole shouts out 21 Savage while performing “A Lot”: 'The Only Grammy I Ever Won Was ’Cause of This N***a'
J. Cole Appreciates 21 Savage For Getting Him His First Grammy Award
Dreamville founder return to his Festival took place in Raleigh, NC displayed the talents of the artists signed with the label throughout the entire weekend and where some of the biggest artists -- Lil Wayne, Lil Baby, etc. -- hit the stage.
The North Carolina-bred spitter thanked 21 Savage during his “a lot” performance at Dreamville Festival on Sunday night (April 3), for the first Grammy he ever won─“Y'all make some noise for 21 Savage. He got a n***a his first -- the only Grammy I ever won was because of this n***a 21 Savage,” Cole said.
J. Cole was nominated in four categories this year, Despite earning four Grammy nominations, Cole failed to snag any trophies at Sunday’s 64th annual ceremony. Best Rap Album for The Off-Season. He also was nominated for Best Melodic Rap Performance for “P R I D E.I S.T H E.D E V I L” featuring Lil Baby and Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song for “M Y.L I F E” featuring Morray.
Tyler, the Creator won Best Rap Album for Call Me If You Get Lost, Baby Keem’s “Family Ties” featuring Kendrick Lamar snagged Best Rap Performance, and Kanye West took home Best Melodic Rap Performance and Best Rap Song for Donda tracks “Hurricane” and “Jail.”