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Jakarta Records Presents: ‘Home,’ by Illa J

It would be easy for singer-songwriter John Yancey, known artistically as Illa J, to coast on the growing legend of his older brother, hip-hop producer J Dilla. But over the last 10 years, Illa J has worked to create his own lane, and to make

Stream: J Dilla – ‘Dillatronic’

Stream 41 Unreleased Dilla Instrumentals Dilla’s latest posthumous release is here, dubbed “Dillatronic“, the project — put together by the late producer’s mother, Ma Dukes, and Vintage Vibez Music Group — features 41 unreleased instrumentals and will be available in a variety of formats later

Pete Rock – ‘Petestrumentals 2’ (MMG)

Mellow Music Group Presents: Pete Rock was raised in Mount Vernon, but his face belongs on Mount Rushmore. The Chocolate Boy Wonder perfected an art form, inspired millions, and soundtracked a generation. By contrast, Teddy Roosevelt seems like a chump. This is the man who