J-Dilla’s Mom Talks About His Smithsonian Enshrinement & Children’s Book
JLBarrow • October 10, 2016 • No Comments

On September 24th, the Smithsonian opened The National Museum of African American History and Culture with a grand ceremony. Thirteen years after its construction was

De La Soul F/ J Dilla Beats, “Smell the DA.I.S.Y.” [DOWNLOAD]
JLBarrow • March 26, 2014 • No Comments

The music listening public first got a taste of the collaborative chemistry between De La Soul and the lateJames “J-Dilla” Yancey in 1996 for their title track “Stakes

De La Soul Remix “Plug Tunin'” With J-Dilla [LISTEN]
JLBarrow • March 05, 2014 • No Comments

De La Soul continue their public re-awareness campaign with a clever remake of their classic "Plug Tunin"... Enjoy and look out for the new

Phife Dawg Gives Up The Donuts In “Dear Dilla” Music Video
JLBarrow • February 13, 2014 • No Comments

A few weeks ago Phife Dawg released the touching J-Dilla Tribute "Dear Dilla" which reworks the Slum Village cut "Hold Tight" featuring his

Dilla’s Lightworks: Pete Rock Tribute Mix
JLBarrow • February 10, 2014 • No Comments

This past friday (February 7) we celebrated what would have been James Dewitt Yancey aka J Dilla's 40th birthday. Today (February 10) marks the 8

Jeff Bubeck Explains How He Found Dilla’s Records In Storage [AUDIO]
JLBarrow • July 19, 2013 • No Comments

Last year it was discovered that a record store owner named Jeff Bubeck came across In this interview he tells

How The Pharcyde Met J-Dilla: “We Thought Q-Tip Was JD”
JLBarrow • April 24, 2013 • No Comments

In an interview with TheUrbanDaily.com, The Pharcyde share what Quincy Jones thought of them sampling him, J-Swift's drug addiction and how they met the late

“Dilla Day” Detroit [VIDEO]
jlb_admin • February 21, 2013 • No Comments

The life and work of J-Dilla was celebrated in his hometown of Detroit and FUSE was on the scene to speak with his friends and

Pete Rock Reminisces About Heavy D & J Dilla [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • January 16, 2013 • No Comments

DJ Spinna Talks About Dilla’s Sample Flip For “Players” [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • December 13, 2012 • No Comments

With the sample flip of Singers Unlimited's "Clair" for Slum Village's "Players," J-Dilla pulled off one of the best aural illusions on a beat ever.