Thursday Nov 28
Phife Dawg Pens Song Tribute To J. Dilla
A Tribe Called Quest star Phife Dawg has paid tribute to his producer pal J. Dilla in a new song, seven years after his tragic death.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Joey Bada$$ Rhymes on J Dilla Beat on 'Two Lips' - Song Premiere
"You could die in a second," Joey Bada$$ coolly observes on "Two Lips," a track that features a previously unused beat by the influential producer J Dilla, who died in 2006 of a rare blood disorder.
Pattern is Movement will perform J Dilla covers for First Friday at the Barnes on 12/6
You may know Pattern is Movement as the indie-rock-pop duo responsible for that catchy cover of D'Angelo's "How Does It Feel," but what you may not know is that members Andrew Thiboldeaux and Chris Ward actually performed in a rap group together as teenagers.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Sample J Dilla's Record Collection in Crate Diggers
Fuse's excellent Crate Diggers series attains a peak of sorts with the posthumous J Dilla episode.
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John Arnold and Jeremy Ellis at the Majestic Theatre
John Arnold and Jeremy Ellis are close friends in real life and their live sets are a sight to see.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
3 Questions With Yancey Boys
When a great musician passes away, they leave behind not just a musical legacy, but their family, friends, and fans.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
[News] Madlib Recalls Crate-Digging With J Dilla Before He Passed Away
Madlib has built his career with sample-heavy productions. In an interview on BBC Radio One, Madlib addressed digging in the crates for records with another sample-based producer, J Dilla .
Madlib Shares New Hour-Long Mix; Talks J Dilla, Madvillain, and More with Benji B
Iconic LA beatmaker Madlib appeared on Benji B's BBC Radio 1 program last night, during which he talked with the host about his Quasimoto alter ego, his friend and collaborator J Dilla, what's next up for his Madvillain project with DOOM, and more.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Akomplice collaborates with Joey Bada$$ and J Dilla for a delicious outcome
Colorado clothing company, Akomplice is known for their clean and stylish hip-hop style branding and their latest collaborations proves that they really do care about the culture, and the future too.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
J Dilla x Joey Bada$$ x Akomplice 2013 Fall/Winter Capsule Collection
Longtime streetwear label Akomplice has joined forces with the J. Dilla Foundation and Joey Bada$$ to present a capsule collection in celebration of fashion and music.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
[News] Black Milk Would Like To Collaborate With Eminem, Remembers J Dilla & Proof
In a recent interview with Montreality, Milk discussed his opinion of Detroit's current Hip Hop scene.