Counting down the best tracks in rapper J. Cole’s catalog is difficult. Jermaine Lamarr Cole is a different type of artist, since signing to Jay-Z in 2009, J. Cole quickly established himself as a future legend in the Hip Hop game. Starting with classic mixtape releases with critically acclaimed tracks like “Light Please”, J. Cole went from being just another boy from Fayetteville, North Carolina to becoming a bonafide star.

Building a list of the best J. Cole s is extremely difficult as the artists catalog is equally as large as it is great, so bear with us if your favorite Cole record doesn’t make the cut. Here are some of the best J. Cole songs that can give you motivation, inspiration or just help you get through a hard day. Check out a Spotify playlist of the Best J Cole songs below:

Top 50 J. Cole Songs