This was the first time that J Cole and Kendrick Lamar' had appeared on the same song since 2013's "Forbidden Fruit
," a track off Cole's sophomore album Born Sinner
. On Black Friday in 2015, both Cole and Kendrick dropped remixes of each other's songs - K. Dot rapped over "A Tale of 2 Citiez
" and Cole spat on "Alright
Both artists have collaborated with Jeezy in the past. Cole recruited the Atlanta rapper for 2013's "Kenny Lofton", while Lamar worked with him on "Westside, Right on Time" and the remix of "R.I.P.