J. Cole enters the Billboard 200 this week at #1 with this third album, entitled 2014 Forest Hills Drive.
The Roc Nation rapper sold 371,000 copies in his first week, making his album the highest-selling debut for any hip-hop album in 2014, beating out Rick Ross’ Mastermind, which opened with 179,000.
After hearing the news, Cole took to Twitter to react.
The real is back
— J. Cole (@JColeNC) December 16, 2014