The DREAMER

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J. Cole & Puma - The DREAMER

Credits

Agency: Dreamville
Directors: Amber Grace Johnson, J. Cole, Scott Lazer
Executive Producer: Justin Benoliel
Producer: Whitney Jackson
Production company: Object & Animal
Director of Photography: Danny Hiele
Editor: Roberta Spitz
Colorist: Joseph Bicknell

Labi Siffre - My Song
Composer: Labi Siffre
Licensed courtesy of Demon Music Group Ltd.

Billy Joel - Vienna
Composer: Billy Joel

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https://www.facebook.com/JColeMusic/

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Connect with Puma:
http://puma.com/
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https://www.facebook.com/puma


#JCole #Puma #Dreamville
3382 comments
FIVE6ix 4 month ago
This is inspiration for every dreamer.. no matter what you’re chasing.
Jmeezy 23 4 month ago
This just brought back the hardest nostalgia of “I wonder” and the whole Graduation album. 🥺Why was life so much better back then.
Forlornly 4 month ago
“Here comes lil ol Jermaine with every ounce of strength in his veins.”
secruitt 4 month ago
J Cole is a Pure Legend. "Heroes come and go, but legends live forever"
Mustapha Kulungu 4 month ago
There’s always that one person saying get off the court
Q 4 month ago
We’ve all been that boy getting layups in waiting for the next game.. This shit is beautiful
QuellZai 4 month ago
FYI: The song with the piano in it is "Vienna" by Billy Joel. A really great song if you dont know it already. Give it a listen. Oh, and here's your reminder to spread peace and love to everyone! Cheers :)
Carlos Slater 4 month ago
I wanna see him in the Celebrity game again. Remember when he caught that lob? Man can hoop and would definelty get that MVP.
Xolani Ngubane 4 month ago
Reminds me of the intro j cole did on the come up I think, when he talks about this kid who went and practiced his basketball and was really dedicated, went to try outs but didn't make cut, that kid was J Cole, imagine if that kid's dream had come true we'd never would've the blessing that is J Cole
Marquise DeShaw-Injustice 4 month ago
1:55 damn that same thing happened to me a when I was a shorty. Dude throw my ball over the fence and it rolled like four blocks after going down a hill. I went and got it and went right back to shooting.
Falloutskyy 4 month ago
Someday i want to produce for Cole, he's the reason i started making beats almost three years ago. I may not be there yet, but i know, one day i will! Believe in your dreams!!
Yunus Saygın 4 month ago
Knicks will make the playoffs if he plays for them.
chicka chicka slim shady 4 month ago
Am I the only one who waited till the end thinking he has a verse
Roman Lipszyc 4 month ago
Anyone couldn't listen to the hook without hearing Kanye's "I Wonder"?
DREAD 2k20 4 month ago
This was the best non commercial commercial ever I thought it was like a build up to his next album
fuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuckfuck 4 month ago
01:05 so strange to hear this without drums
Den7packman 4 month ago
Just woke up and that hit the feels
Zen 860 4 month ago
I'm a simple man. See J. Cole, click. In other news, its hard to sample this without hearing the kanye track. Idk if he should've picked this sample cus of that, but just IMO after listening once.
Nimish Tomar 4 month ago
Cole on a mission, cementin' the spot as the greatest that did it Before it all ends
iam hopeless 4 month ago
j cole never fails to impress
Marcos Rodriguez 4 month ago
Just in “J Cole signed to a one year contract “
Blayz 4 month ago
J Cole can make me nostalgic and miss things I was never there for
Yaboy Bobby 4 month ago
Maaaan when that billy joel piano came in, holy shit this was a beautiful way to advertise puma
Prxvxnt 4 month ago
Love how he put where he missed shows ur gonna miss in life no one will go flawless 💪🏽
Delvy 4 month ago
I was in a trance, but I got confused without the beginning ending with a “I’VE BEEN WAITING ON THIS MY WHOLE LIFE!”
FrostDeezAKA 4 month ago
4:30 Noone understands how hype that moment wouldve been if he made that dunk
Xanaze 4 month ago
i was like "wow, that's crazy" until i realised it's an ad
Luka Wilson 4 month ago
It really just took me five minutes for me to realise this was a commercial
AdamAhn 4 month ago
Yo, Cole, man. You’re an inspiration in every way.
M Lane 4 month ago
Didn't Kanye use this music too.. In "I wonder"? I love that song
I Edit 4 month ago
I’m sure those who dreamt of playing pro ball felt everything about this video 🥺🤦🏾‍♂️ it’s crazy all of our stories relate but nobody’s are exactly the same...its mysterious how the game can lead everybody different ways into doing different things...whatever your dream is keep dreaming...the ball will always be there waiting pro or not
Vlogs by Naee 4 month ago
When a real king redeems himself 2 times this is how it looks!!!!!!! Puma deal plus making that dunk yusssss!!!!!! Jermaine will FOREVER be that guy 😌👏🏾
Obinna Agbo 4 month ago
2:45 this music truly motivated me to keep pushing, Don't u dare stop, U are almost at the finish line God bless y'all
KF Greatness 4 month ago
Yeaaa, we can all agree we’re getting a 🔥🔥🔥🔥 Classic album this year
Elecprobe 4 month ago
J cole never fails to impress fully embracing the dream
Guru 4 month ago
Reminds me of when I was a kid at the park, we would wait till the grown folks would go on the other end of the court and hurry up to run and play a little bit before they came back down on the opposing hoop. Good times ☮️
Solid7x70 4 month ago
I didn't know it was puma till the end. 😂
paige peters 4 month ago
I’m not crying you’re crying, why did I just relive my childhood and my dreams damn, our story isn’t the same but here I am nostalgic remembering the summer I’d hustle cause I wanted to be the best soccer player
Crawford Hamill 4 month ago
"Dreams are worth nothing if u leave it on a pillow"
Venthos 4 month ago
When Puma uses J cole for their new basketball shoe promo instead of Kyle Kuzma and Demarcus Cousins 😂😂
Quintin Robinson 4 month ago
Trying to get me hyped for "The Fall Off." I see you.
D’ 4 month ago
Got chills watching this we need this short film/documentary ASAP Cole is a true 🐐🔥🔥
William's World 4 month ago
“And the Oscar goes to...”
Chax SouthSide 4 month ago
"...From trailer park to a front yard with trees in the sky, thank you mama, dry your eyes, there ain't no reason to cry You made a genius and I, ain't gon' take it for granted, I ain't gon' settle for lesser, I ain't gon' take what they handed, nah, I'm gon' take what they owe me and show you that I can fly..." Cole is a real one! every hooper`s dream starts something like this... RIP Kobe!
Skittzz 45 4 month ago
J Cole inspired every song I’ve made this year. I hope to work with him soon
Evan Thorn 4 month ago
When the piano came on i knew that it was going to be a good song.... Brings back some kanye vibes
Anthony 4 month ago
There’s people that really hate Cole, imagine that.
Andrew Carroll 4 month ago
I never played basketball before but after this feels like I been playing all my life
vitumbiko vinkhumbo 4 month ago
I've been waiting on this my whole life. These dream be waking me up all night.
B Great 4 month ago
Keep on dreaming, we are gonna get there one day family...
HardworkRules 4 month ago
Goddamn this was beautiful.
Ross Robinette 4 month ago
Things like this is why I love Cole. Straight legend giving hope to the kids, especially NC
apple p Jugo 4 month ago
Bro we all know you could've dunked that in the contest of u wasn't wearing 50lb of clothes
Linx'o ZuluTV 4 month ago
That nostalgia of "I Wonder" by Kanye West just hit me hard. Dope concept overall, got the message perfectly 👌🏽✔️💯🔌💡🇿🇦🇿🇦🇿🇦
Joshs Vision 4 month ago
2:25 if this wasn’t my childhood precisely.
Lindelani 4 month ago
"I've been waiting for this my whole life"
ZlaZaroZ Lazaro 4 month ago
I like what j Cole did with this Respect 👏
BLAZE3601 GD 4 month ago
legit still kinda surprised at the fact that he could had gone to the nba
Joe Rogan Clips 4 month ago
Billy Joel x J.Cole HOLY SHITTTTTTT
Fabian F. 4 month ago
I bet fouseytube watches this and be Like "Cole is singing about me"
MYnameIsANTONY 4 month ago
This really resinated with me on a deep level. Being born with spinal Bifida I used to always sit on the sideline watching the basket ball games wishing I could play, fast forward to now a grown man watching the rap game feeling the same way. Seeing Cole inspires me so much cause we are both dreamers from North Carolina. Truly appreciate you Cole.
Jayla Billions 4 month ago
The fact that they had his brother Zack makes my heart smile I literally love J. Cole💕
Dominic Cook 4 month ago
I really want a movie about j.cole called the dreamer. That would be amazing
Jess Thomas 4 month ago
This put a smile on my face after a long day, J Cole is something else!
StressedOutJay 4 month ago
I’m not crying ! YOU’RE CRYING 😭😭😭
Brandy Crystal 4 month ago
J cole go in soo hard on this <3 He aint like all these mumble rappin lames who just be goin viral by usin *Authentic* *views* *com* to get they views up to go viral.. SMH seems like anyone can go viral these days
Leerick Q 4 month ago
Funny how i listened to Big Sean's "I wonder",after this
anonymous dude 4 month ago
The fall album hype just got real
Myles 4 month ago
Ayo this is one of the greatest commercials I’ve ever seen.
dragon360ful1 4 month ago
“You can get what you want or you can just get old” that got me
Karan LP 4 month ago
I almost cried. I was watching his 1 and a half-hour long interview from 2018 and while I was watching it I randomly refreshed the youtube tab on my chrome and saw this was uploaded like 3hours ago. I'm just.... wow
Hike YounG 4 month ago
When is J Cole releasing THE FALL OFF!
Estephan Guerra 4 month ago
Cole can beat every single one of y’all favorite rappers in a 1v1. and that’s just facts 🤷🏽‍♂️.
realroadblocks 4 month ago
This just shows that guys can be empowered too not just girls, thanks society
Memphisboy B 4 month ago
I didn’t even listen to it before commenting because I have a dream and ima make it happen thank you j Cole I love you
Michaela Jade 4 month ago
this made me so emotional
Pound Me2 4 month ago
Wasn't expecting that. Watery eyes and shyt. Made me think my son and what his dreams will bring.
Tomtiger Timtiger 4 month ago
j cole need a ten day contract with the hornets on GOD
Jonathan Voyles 4 month ago
Why am I crying right now?
Astral Youth 4 month ago
mf sampled “i wonder” from kanye. genius
lyric fam 4 month ago
"Dreamville here we just came out of nothing just like the big bang theory "
Lil Davo 4 month ago
My guy whole fronts were gone 😂😂
eb 123 4 month ago
Grammy’s will probably call this rap
J Ross Parrelli 4 month ago
In a world so cold, J Cole is the light.
Jake Bishop 4 month ago
“And he snatches the crown from whoever y’all think has it”
Reel Deal 4 month ago
Cole is probably one of the few artists that will make me drop everything and watch something he produces
Sintô 4 month ago
When billy Joel started playing I lost it. This shit so good
James Russell 4 month ago
I’ve watched this so many times, there’s something about it
Isaiah Fonfara 4 month ago
This song real motivational and real talk it brought a smile and tear to my eye
City Stizzflex 4 month ago
The most inspirational commercial I have ever seen in my life congrats to J. Cole🙏🏽
J R 4 month ago
Jcole lie key just signed a one year contract in the nba 😭😂
-_-Nihilist 4 month ago
I felt this because this was me 😭😭
Jayla Billions 4 month ago
My heart literally just melted it’s in 1 million pieces how could you not love baby Jermaine 💕🥺🥺
Nathan Gold 4 month ago
This remind me of my youth Shit too dope. Especially everybody at the park. Damn I felt like I was at home again
Shaun Supreme 4 month ago
Just wrote a whole album for the hoopers shit crazy how we're thinking the same way!
Chiquinho Malvado 4 month ago
The part where he looks at the camera and says “i think we’re sorry” is cute af🥺
Jayed Ox 4 month ago
God bless Jermaine
Wiggy Tjihenuna 4 month ago
His face when jumping looks so wrong😂
Almighty DC 4 month ago
1:58 what if he had came back with a gun 😂😂
Ala Mohammed 4 month ago
This is so beautiful. Even more so when you are high.
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