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28 Days Of Dilla #24: Jaylib – Champion Sound

Hip Hop, Sampling

We love... that raw shit! We take a look at Jaylib's Champion Sound....

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28 Days Of Dilla #22: Jay Dee – Ruff Draft

Hip Hop, Sampling

From EP to album, Ruff Draft exhibited a more abstract Dilla than people had previously known. J Dilla always pushed the boundaries of hip...

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28 Days Of Dilla #20: Da’ Enna C – Now

Sampling, Video

Back in 1994, Dilla (known then as Jay Dee) produced a beat for Da' Enna C. It was the start of something truly magical....

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28 Days Of Dilla #18: The Pharcyde – Labcabincalifornia

Hip Hop, Sampling

I don't think there is a single Pharcyde fan that doesn't feel that they owe a debt of gratitude to one Mr James Yancey, aka Jay Dee, aka J...

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28 Days Of Dilla #16: Slum Village – Fall In Love

Hip Hop, Jazz, Sampling

We’ve featured it once before but it’d be a crime not to mention it this month – Slum Village’s Fall In Love. DJ...

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28 Days Of Dilla #15: Q-Tip – Amplified

Hip Hop, Sampling

We look at one of J Dilla’s first forays into a more “commercial” sound, with Q-Tip’s Amplified. J Dilla’s...

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28 Days Of Dilla #12: J Dilla – Welcome 2 Detroit

Hip Hop, Sampling

The year was 2001. Despite being released a year beforehand, hip-hop heads were still snappin’ their necks to Slum Village’s...

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Languid – Nvr Lie

Hip Hop, Sampling

Languid returns with a short but sweet old skool vibe. Just over a week after dropping the crazy Yuu Dew (ReelLuv), Languid is back with...

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28 Days Of Dilla #11: J Dilla – Anthem (feat. Frank N Dank)

Hip Hop, Sampling

Another day, another unreleased Dilla beat drops. This one features Frank N Dank. Firstly, I’d just like to announce that this is our...

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28 Days Of Dilla #10: The Pharcyde – Runnin’

Jazz, Sampling, Video

Arguably one of Dilla’s best and most famous beats, Runnin’ is the centre of our attention for Day 10 of 28 Days Of Dilla....

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SATURDAY MATINÉE: Black Milk In The Studio

Sampling, Video

Black Milk takes us on a brief tour of his studio set up and shows us his MPC skills in this week’s Saturday Matinée. Black Milk is...

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28 Days of Dilla #8: rxn – Junky

Free Download, Hip Hop, Sampling

A fresh tribute to the man Dilla by MA-producer rxn. As far as hip hop tributes go, Dilla probably has the most. He touched many lives and...

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Lakim – The Return

Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz, Sampling

Lakim delivers a dope flip of an already dope Jamiroquai track. I don’t think I’ve ever heard a bad Jamiroquai flip and Lakim...

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