If you’re here, reading this interview, I’m going to go ahead and take a wild stab in the dark and say you have a favorite MC. 6,694 more words
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Shouts to 2-Tone and DJ Roddy Rod for putting together yet another installation of their DC Loves Dilla event, which is in its 9th year. The event, which takes place annually, celebrates the life and music of famed Detroit producer Jay Dee (Jay Dilla, Dilla, and countless other iterations of his name) who’s signature sound changed the landscape of music having crafted tracks for Pharcyde, De La Soul, Busta Rhymes and many more.
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Great video about the genius that is Dilla
De La Soul – Dilla Plugged In (Produced by J. Dilla)
Since No Poison No Paradise, Black Milk’s music has been so stellar it’s literally orbiting the planet. His seminal production skills and progressive songwriting reflects his wide influence as a digger; adding avant garde jazz breakdowns in the middle of tracks and playing with structure to constantly challenge the popular perception of what rap sounds like in the 2000′s. 695 more words