UK rapper K. Koke signs with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation, possible J. Cole collab on the way


You can never quite tell who’s going to plucked from the UK’s exploding rap scene and offered an enviable deal with an of-the-moment label.

Today, UK rapper K.Koke is next up having just signed a joint venture deal with Roc Nation and RCA.

Hailing from Stonebridge, North West London, Koke met up with Roc Nation’s heavily anticipated North Carolina emcee J. Cole last Friday evening [pictured right] at the Birmingham leg of his Lightdreams & Nightmares tour with Drake.

On top of news of Koke’s recent deal, rumour has it a future collaboration between two might also be on the way…

In the meantime, check out Koke’s freestyle for Charlie Sloth’s Fire In The Booth show on BBC 1Xtra, May 2010:

You can also sample Koke’s style on “Voices” from his forthcoming mixtape Pure Koke Vol. 2 which is set to drop in February;

UPDATE: Confirmation from the man himself.

K. Koke online: Twitter / Facebook / MySpace / YouTube

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