“Power Trip” is a song by American hip hop recording artist and record producer J. Cole, released February 14, 2013, as the lead single from his second studio album Born Sinner (2013). The song, produced by Cole himself, features American singer-songwriter Miguel, with whom he previously collaborated on “All I Want Is You” in 2010. The song samples “No More” by American musician Hubert Laws.
The song debuted at No. 29 on the US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart selling 42,000 units, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It took off online as well, skyrocketing to more than 100,000 plays on Cole’s SoundCloud page in less than a day. The song was sent to Urban contemporary radio on February 19, 2013. The song has since peaked at number 19 on the Billboard Hot 100, marking his second Top 20 single in the US, after “Work Out”, and number 46 on the UK Singles Chart, becoming his highest charting single there. The song has also became a Top 5 hit on US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and US Rap Songs, peaking at number five and number three, respectively. The song was nominated for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards.