J. Cole describes working with BTS’ J-Hope as a ‘blessing’
Fresh off the success of his single with J. Cole, J-hope gives fans a behind-the-scenes look at the making of their music video “On the Street.”
The behind-the-scenes video begins with the idol dancing through the streets of New York. He is then shown in his hotel room writing a letter to J. Cole, which he credits as a major source of inspiration.
« Meeting my muse J. Cole is nerve wracking.” admits J-Hope before writing the handwritten note. He described working with Cole as an “honor” and thanked the rapper for it “Fulfilled my childhood dream”.
J. Cole later appears in the video and meets his co-worker on the set of “on the street”.
“What’s the matter, Cole!” » said J-Hope as the duo shared a few hugs, the South Korean artist could barely contain his excitement. “It’s a blessing to be here with you all” Cole told J-Hope via a translator.
“When I first started listening to music, the first artist I heard was J. Cole.” J-Hope was revealed elsewhere in the video.
“I’m delighted to be able to work with J. Cole after 10 years as a fan. It’s brand new and I still can’t believe it. », he added.
The clip also follows the BTS member as he shoots scenes on the streets of New York and on the subway, among other things. “There was a lot of preparation and I don’t think the process was easy.” , he added. “But still… I’m so relieved.” »
Meanwhile, Billboard revealed that “On The Street” debuted at number 60 on the Hot 100, J-Hope’s highest solo entry.