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New Joint – Finale / Illa J

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Finale ft. Illa J – “F.A.T.H.E.R.H.O.O.D.” (FinaleDet313.BandCamp.Com / 2019)

The Detroit emcee delivers sincere, heartfelt rhymes over Apollo Brown’s melodic soundscape off the forthcoming album “62”.

New Joint – Frank Nitt / Illa J

Frank Nitt ft. Illa J – “No Fame” (@FrankNitt / 2017)

Taken from the Detroit artist’s Dolemite-inspired project “The Streaker”.

New Joint – Frank Nitt / Illa J

Frank Nitt ft. Illa J – “Slippin” (@FrankNitt / 2015)

Produced by J.Rocc.

New Joint – J Rawls / Illa J

J Rawls ft. Illa J – “The Rest Of My Life” (@J_Rawls / 2014)

The Ohio producer-on-the-mic delves into his musical history on this soulful track from the recent album “The Legacy”.

New Joint – Yancey Boys / Common / Dezi Paige

Yancey Boys ft. Common & Dezi Paige – “Quicksand” (Delicious Vinyl / 2013)

Soulful Dilla-produced vibes taken from the Illa J / Frank Nitt album “Sunset Blvd”.

New Joint – Yancey Boys / Frank Nitt

Yancey Boys ft. Frank Nitt – “The Throwaway” (Delicious Vinyl / 2012)

Jay Dee’s younger brother Illa J continues to keep the family’s musical flag flying on this Dilla-produced track from the forthcoming “Lost Scrolls” project.

Shining Star – J. Dilla / Ma Dukes / Q-Tip / Illa J / T-3

TheHipHopChronicle.Com interview with Dilla’s mother Maureen Yancey (a.k.a. Ma Dukes) during her recent visit to the UK with some great insight into the influential producer’s early years.

Q-Tip, Illa J and Slum Village’s T-3 pay tribute to Dilla’s creative genius at the recent NYC benefit show “One Won’t Do Part 2”.