BINKBEATS: J Dilla Live Mixtape

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Binkbeats is a musician, percussionist, and producer who has produced a series of live mixtapes dedicated to the work of various hip-hop producers on his Youtube page BINKBEATSmusic. In his latest, he unravels J Dilla’s tracks Make’em NV, E=MC, Won’t Do, and Fall in Love.

 

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J Dilla’s Vinyl Collection – Crate Diggers

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Witness the J Dilla special edition Crate Diggers Episode. Fuse celebrates the legendary Detroit producer who has worked with The Roots, Common, Erykah Badu, Janet Jackson, A Tribe Called Quest and many more. Follow along with Dilla’s mother and friends as they remember his life and good times, checking out records used in his classic beat discography and also get an inside look of Dilla’s storage locker for the first time ever shown to the public. Continue reading

Happy J Dilla Month: Celebrating the Life Of The Legendary J Dilla

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As you know by now February is the time of the month for hip hop heads around the world to commemorate the life of the legendary Detroit Producer/ MC James Dewitt Yancey better known as Jay Dee aka J Dilla. J Dilla has touched many of lives thoughout the hip hop community, unfortunately we lost Dilla in 2006, due to complications from lupus. As we show love and celebrate on his born date, February 7th, let us reflect on some memories and gems J Dilla  provided us with as well as what other’s have dedicated to our fallen comrade. Continue reading