Nasir's new tunes.
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Trials, tribulations and classics from one of Detroit's finest groups.
Gifts from J Dilla's vault make his fans look like this...
A collection of early J Dilla records bless our ears with sought after remixes.
Unreleased, posthumous records can be problematic. Just look at Tupac's albums after death and the mixed response to Michael Jackson's tunes beyond the grave for reference. "New" J Dilla records, though?
The Plug trio plus one producer for new project.
Another track from the <em>Smell The Da.I.S.Y. (Da Inner Soul of Yancy)</em> tribute tape.
Definitely enough to get fans feenin' for <em>Smell The DA.I.S.Y</em>.
Party for Dilla!
Of all the posthumous tributes to J Dilla, Dilla's Uncle Herm's <a href="http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20130827/ENT09/308270105/New-Detroit-doughnut-shop-honor-producer-J-Dilla-s-legacy?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE">new Detroit donut shop</a> might be the most appropriate.
The highly influential and Detroit born hip-hop producer, who died in 2006, is going to have a gourmet donut store named in his honor. It's going to become a destination for both music and food lovers.
As a tribute to Big Proof on the seven year anniversary of his passing, <a href="http://shadyrecords.com/2013/04/11/rip-proof-7th-anniversary/">Shady Records</a> dug into the vaults and released this dusty gem, paying homage to maybe the most effective mayor Detroit has ever seen.
<a href="https://www.fuse.tv/videos/2013/03/crate-diggers-j-dilla">Fuse</a> recently premiered its lengthy documentary on the legacy of one James Yancey, aka J Dilla, earlier today.
Plenty of words in print, online and on t-shirts praised James Yancey bka J Dilla as a premier, yet overlooked, artist since he died seven years ago.
February means more than just Black History Month.
In a few weeks, J Dilla heads and music outlets will celebrate "Dilla Day," a now-annual lionizing of the deceased Detroit producer.
Anything with the word "Dilla" always catches my ears, regardless of whether it's a cover or tribute or some unreleased material.
Dilla's posthumous release, Rebirth Of Detroit, went to stores on Tuesday, but, in case you missed it, the full release is available for stream before buying.
Yancey Media Group is set to release Rebirth Of Detroit, an album featuring some of the Motor City’s best talent over heretofore unheard <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/j-dilla">J Dilla</a> production, on June 12.