Twenty years ago, the singer's sophomore album gave the middle finger to the limitations placed on Black music. It was also a means of healing.
Dilla's Delights is a Detroit doughnut shop operated by the family of J Dilla, the hip-hop artist/producer who passed away only three days after the release of his influential album, 'Donuts'.
We caught up with the legend to learn about some records that tell the tale of Motor City machine music.
New records from Angaleena Presley, J Dilla, and Artificial Brain top this week's list.
He talks Wu Tang, Biggie, J Dilla and more in a full version that's just surfaced.
The enigmatic producer opened up about working with Kanye, Dilla, and MF Doom during a recent chat with Chairman Mao.
The track appears ahead of J Dilla's upcoming posthumous album 'The Diary'.
The perfect listen for a chill Sunday afternoon.
The Khartoum-based beatmaker recently dropped his LP 'Pseudarhythm Vol. 2'
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.
Will include original Jeff Jank artwork and liner notes by 33 1/3rd Donuts writer Jordan Ferguson