J Dilla

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Let Waajeed Teach You Everything You Need To Know About Detroit House

We caught up with the legend to learn about some records that tell the tale of Motor City machine music.
David Garber
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The Guide to Getting into De La Soul

The Long Island trio is one of the greatest rap groups in history, and there's far more to them than the sliver of their catalog most people know.
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This Uncut 2013 Kanye Interview Feels Like It's From a Lifetime Ago

He talks Wu Tang, Biggie, J Dilla and more in a full version that's just surfaced.
Lauren O'Neill

8 Things We Learned About Madlib From His Red Bull Music Academy Interview

The enigmatic producer opened up about working with Kanye, Dilla, and MF Doom during a recent chat with Chairman Mao.
Gabriella Lewis
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Has Heaven Opened? Because a Track Featuring Nas, J Dilla, and Madlib Has Been Released

The track appears ahead of J Dilla's upcoming posthumous album 'The Diary'.
Noisey Staff
Holy Shit

Listen to J Dilla's Groovy, Newly Released "Gangsta Boogie" Featuring Snoop Dogg and Kokane

The perfect listen for a chill Sunday afternoon.
John Hill
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Producer Sufyvn Is Turning Heads With His "Nubian Sudanese" Inspired Beats

The Khartoum-based beatmaker recently dropped his LP 'Pseudarhythm Vol. 2'
Michael Scott Barron
In Memoriam

This Rare Flying Lotus Mix Was Made the Day J Dilla Died and Is a Piece of Hip-Hop History

It's a potent mixture of “hip-hop, rare grooves, exotic international records, and a few of Dilla’s own tracks" and it's free to download.
Francisco Garcia
J Dilla

Stones Throw To Press 10th Anniversary Edition Of J Dilla's 'Donuts' To Vinyl

Will include original Jeff Jank artwork and liner notes by 33 1/3rd 'Donuts' writer Jordan Ferguson.
Michael Scott Barron
J Dilla

J Dilla's Latest Posthumous Release Will Feature Over 40 Rare Instrumental Tracks, and It's Ma Dukes Approved

You can hear the album's spaced-out thumper “Dillatronic #7” now.
Alexander Iadarola

Robert Glasper Will Make You Listen to More Jazz

We sat down with Glasper at the legendary Blue Note to talk about recording with Kendrick Lamar and J Dilla, as well as about making his new album 'Covered.'
Pat Shahabian

It Takes a Village: The Tragedy and Triumph of Detroit's Slum Village

As the legendary Detroit rap group prepares for the June release of their new album, Yes,/i>, we take a look back on the revolving-door history of Slum Village.
Pete Tosiello