J Dilla's mother, Mrs. Maureen "MaDukes" Yancey, is pleased to announce a new album of unreleased material from her son, J Dilla entitled "Rebirth of Detroit". The "Rebirth of Detroit" will feature new music from the late producer, as well as Detroit's finest emcees and musicians who have both worked with and/or been influenced by J Dilla.
James Dewitt Yancey (February 7, 1974–February 10, 2006), better known by the stage names J Dilla and Jay Dee, was an American record producer who emerged from the mid-1990s
underground hip hop scene in Detroit, Michigan. He is listed as one of the music industry's most influential hip-hop artist, musician and producers of our time.
"J DILLA - REBIRTH OF DETROIT" TRACK LISTING:
1. “The New Installment” J Dilla (Intro)
2. “Detroit Madness” with Ronnie Euro (Phat Kat)
3. “Big Thangs” with Esham
4. “Ride With It” with Tha Almighty Dreadnaughtz
5. “Say My Name” with LaPeace, Moe Dirdee and Seven The General
6. “Detroit Game” with Chuck Inglish (Cool Kids) and Boldy James
7. “Feel this Shit” with KetchPhraze
8. “City of Boom” with Loe Louis and Beej
9. “Let’s Pray Together” with Amp Fiddler
10. “Requiem” with Allan Barnes (The Blackbyrds)
11. “Do It Right” with Fat Ray, VStylez and Soul Man (A.W.O.L.)
12. “My Victory” with Boldy James
13. “Rebirth is Necessary” with Tone Plummer and Mr. Wrong
14. “DILLATROIT” with Supa Emcee, Nick Speed and Guilty Simpson
15. “Center of The Movement” with 5ELA ft. Pierre Anthony
16. “Pitfalls” with Fat Ray, LaPeace and Loe Louis
17. “Do It For Dilla Dawg” with Illa J and Frank Nitt (Cake Boys)
18. “Jay Dee’s Revenge” with Danny Brown ft. Dj Dez
19. “Motor City Twirl” with Corey Sparks and Beej
20. “House Shoes Was Spinnin” with Quelle Chris
21. “The Best That Ever Did It” with John C and Allan Barnes (The Blackbyrds)
"The Rebirth of Detroit" features some of Detroit's very finest artists with roots in the Heart of Motor City. Including Amp Fiddler, Illa J, Frank Nitt, Chuck Inglish (Cool Kids), Boldy James, Phat Kat, Guilty Simpson and more.
Mahogani Music, the label run by Detroit House/Techno specialist Moodymann, has releaseg a limited 12" vinyl EP entitled DILLATROIT, containing 12 TRACKS from the Rebirth of Detroit.
Ruff Draft Records presents the Limited Edition 10" VINYL of J Dilla produced tracks. Side A features "Jay Dee’s Revenge" w/ Danny Brown. Side B features "Birthright" w/ Big Tone, Guilty Simpson and Finale.