Nas x J Dilla “The Season” | Music News

Nas x J Dilla “The Season” | Music News by Erik Otis Hip-hop legend Nas is taking part in some monumental work in this era, spreading cultural influence in ways that puts him in the same equation as many of the great African-American musicians that took art forms to the highest levels before him. In … Continue reading

Get On Down Represses The Long Out-Of-Print Debut LP From Busta Rhymes ‘The Coming’ | Music News

  Get On Down Represses The Long Out-Of-Print Debut LP From Busta Rhymes ‘The Coming’ | Music News by Erik Otis “He must bring the ruckus to all you motherfuckas!” screams out repeatedly in aggressive form for the albums opening sequence, giving way to the head-snapping unique styles of Busta Rhymes and his debut 1996 … Continue reading

Pre-orders now available for the upcoming J Dilla release ‘The King of Beats (Ma Dukes Yancey Collector’s Edition Box Set)’ | Music News

Pre-orders now available for the upcoming J Dilla release ‘The King of Beats (Ma Dukes Yancey Collector’s Edition Box Set)’ | Music News If you are like us, you have been somewhat weary about the plethora of J Dilla posthumous releases and the quality that is given to each. The forthcoming box set The King … Continue reading

Delicious Vinyl to reissue ‘Jay Deelicious: The Delicious Vinyl Years’ | Music News

Jay Dee – Jay Deelicious: The Delicious Vinyl Years Delicious Vinyl to reissue Jay Deelicious: The Delicious Vinyl Years Delicious Vinyl is gearing up to reissue one of the most iconic Jay Dee compilations ever to hit the streets, Jay Deelicious: The Delicious Vinyl Years. Encompassing some of Dilla’s most legendary cuts, this release is … Continue reading

‘Thank You Jay Dee, Act 1, 2, 3 & 4′ Mixed by J. Rocc (Stream / Free Downloads) | Special Features

Jaylib (Jay Dee + Madlib) The crew at Rappcats are always presenting incredible material daily and they have released some classic archival Stones Throw Records podcast mixes J. Rocc put together for his colleague and good friend J Dilla (Jay Dee) around 2006. Originally designed as a three part series, selections and work from J. … Continue reading

Stones Throw to tour label documentary ‘Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This is Stones Throw Records’ | Film News

Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This is Stones Throw Records Stones Throw to tour label documentary Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton There is no doubt about it, in the world of independent music, there are few that match the vision, direction, and accomplishments of the world renowned, Stones Throw Records. Lead by the iconic label-head, … Continue reading

Ruff Draft records releases limited 10″ from J Dilla featuring Big Tone, Guilty Simpson, Finale, and DJ Dez with Danny Brown | Music News

J Dilla – Jay Dee’s Revenge/Birthright – Ruff Draft Records Ruff Draft releases Jay Dee’s Revenge/Birthright 10″ Ruff Draft records has released today, a limited edition repress of J Dilla‘s Jay Dee’s Revenge/Birthright 10″ on clear vinyl. The ep features two Dilla produced tracks featuring Big Tone, Guilty Simpson, Finale, and DJ Dez with Danny Brown. Ruff Draft … Continue reading

Download Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip’s ‘The Abstract and the Dragon’ Mixtape | Music News

Busta Rhymes and Q-Tip recently released the music video for their collaborative effort “Thank You” featuring Kanye West and Lil Wayne via Cash Money Records. If that wasn’t fresh enough for you, the duo also dropped a 28-track mixtape entitled The Abstract and the Dragon, which is available to download for free via LiveMixtapes.com. As you … Continue reading

IAMNOBODI releases his debut album ‘Elevated’ via Soulection | Music News

Germany based hip-hop artist IAMNOBODI dropped his first official album entitled Elevated through Soulection. The new 10-track record, released on vinyl and digital format, showcases IAMNOBODI’s polished sonic musicianship and creative abilities attained by years of experience remixing and producing. The main Mozambique-inspired  single “Maputo Dance” keeps a tight locked groove with its enticing smooth … Continue reading

Danny Brown’s new full length ‘Old’ out October 8 via Fools Gold | Music News

Since 2010, Danny Brown‘s name has been on the tip of everyones tongue, one way or another. Having collaborated with everyone from Dizzee Rascal and Tony Yayo to Das Racist to the late J Dilla, he really has made a big name for himself. He has grown to become one of the most polarizing rapers … Continue reading

J Dilla ‘The Lost Scrolls Vol. 1′ on Delicious Vinyl | Music News

The J Dilla Music Catalog Curator, Frank Nitt, of Frank N Dank, made it a priority to maintain Dilla‘s vision when he painstakingly assembled a new piece of his legacy. The final product comes in the shape of The Lost Scrolls Volume 1, a 4 track foundation for other volumes to build. All 4 beats were made … Continue reading

Jonwayne – Cassette 3: The Marion Morrison Mixtape Out Now On Stones Throw [Free] | Music News

Jonwayne‘s Cassette 3: The Marion Morrison Mixtape is out now! This amazing tape features Captain Murphy, Jeremiah Jae, Zeroh and Oliver the 2nd. Some of the beats are by Jonwayne, others recycled from Don Cannon, DJ Premier, Madlib, and J Dilla. The original Cassette (that ended with a cease & desist order from Philip Morris) … Continue reading

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