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At the 9th annual DC Loves Dilla Concert last night, a big announcement came during the tribute to the late and sorely missed hip-hop producer. The Smithsonian is currently building its Museum Of…   Read Story »
Amazingly enough, there are still unreleased J Dilla tracks floating around out there. A whole pile of the late production legend's unheard material will appear on the forthcoming box set The King Of…   Read Story »
Ever since they posted almost their entire discography for free download last month, the great pioneering rap trio De La Soul have been rolling, with three new projects in the works. The first of…   Read Story »
De La Soul, one of the greatest rap groups of all time, have been away for a while, but they've suddenly kicked back into high gear, and they've got three projects in the works. The first of those is…   Read Story »
Last month, De La Soul marked the 25th anniversary of their classic debut album 3 Feet High And Rising by, for one day, offering seven of their albums for free download. And now De La, who haven't…   Read Story »
The space-rap production legend J Dilla died almost eight years ago, and it's crazy that there are still unused Dilla beats floating around out there in the ether. Well, there are, and the young…   Read Story »
The late rap production legend J Dilla recorded a ton of music before he died, and we still haven't heard all of it. A forthcoming Dilla album, The Diary, consists mostly of raps that Dilla recorded…   Read Story »
Danny Brown has amassed most of his sizable buzz over the last year or so, but he's also a veteran of Detroit's rap scene, and he worked with legendary stoner-rap producer J Dilla when Dilla was…   Read Story »
'Tis the season for summer mixes. I made mine, the morning benders' Chris Chu put one together for L.A.-based site Say Mayday. Plenty to love in there, like the Avalanches, Twin Sister, Bibio, Arthur…   Read Story »
No more Metal Face (in title anyway) for Daniel Dumille. For the forthcoming MM..Food followup, it's just DOOM. So far the Born Like This LP has confirmed guest verses from Raekwon, Ghostface, and…   Read Story »