Charlotte, NC – Hip Hop acquired to play a small function within the 2019 NBA Slam Dunk Contest. J. Cole and Quavo every helped out with dunks in the course of the occasion in Charlotte, North Carolina on Saturday evening (February 16).
New York Knicks guard Dennis Smith Jr. acquired an help from Cole, who tossed a basketball to the previous NC State star for a dunk that earned an ideal rating.
The Dreamville Records founder, who’s scheduled to carry out on the 2019 NBA All-Star Game halftime present on Sunday (February 17), sat in a chair whereas Smith jumped over him to catch the ball and slam it down. Afterward, Cole tried his personal dunk however wasn’t profitable.
Later within the evening, Quavo stepped onto the court docket to be a part of Oklahoma City Thunder guard Hamidou Diallo’s closing dunk of the night. Quavo stood in entrance of the purpose and held the ball above his head whereas the NBA rookie lept over him to seize the rock for the slam.
Diallo received the 2019 NBA Slam Dunk Contest, seizing the victory thanks largely resulting from a spectacular dunk that noticed him soar over NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal.
Check out Smith’s Cole-assisted dunk above and Diallo’s collaboration with Quavo beneath.