Jeremih Felton (born July 17, 1987 in Sherman, Texas) is an American R&B singer signed to Def Jam Recordings. With guidance from his cousin Willie Taylor, of DAY26 fame, he released his debut single Birthday Sex in March 2009, and it ended up peaking at number four on the Billboard Hot 100. His self-titled debut album was released in June of 2009, and debuted at number six on the Billboard 200.
Jermaine Lamarr Cole (born January 28, 1985 in Frankfurt, Germany), better known simply as J. Cole, is an American rapper and producer from Fayetteville, North Carolina. He is best known for being the first artist to be signed to Jay-Z's label Roc Nation after Jay heard his single Lights Please. He released his debut mixtape The Come Up in 2007 and followed this up with 2009's The Warm Up and 2010's Friday Night Lights.