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WDET’s New Soul Sunday Honors Late Detroit Producer J Dilla

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WDET’s New Soul Sunday pays tribute to legendary Detroit producer J Dilla

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Today legendary Detroit producer James Yancey known better by his stage names J Dilla and Jay Dee would have turned 43. Heralded as one of the most influential hip-hop producers of all time, his work with artists like Erykah Badu, Common, A Tribe Called Quest and many more changed the sound of hip-hop. 


Check out the Dilla tribute from WDET’s New Soul Sunday which aired on Sunday, February 5, 2017 above. 



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