Detroit hip hop has birthed a number of star talents over the years, the producers plus the emcees, and since the early 1990s, DJ Butter has been on the scene to document the movement. From magazines to mixtapes, DVDs to the beats, he has been an artist that has crossed camps throughout the city, dedicated [...]
On Friday February 10th, 2012 Detroit will be the center of a worldwide celebration of the life of James “J Dilla” Yancey. “Dilla Day Detroit”, recognizing the musical legacy of the late J Dilla, considered by many the greatest hip hop producer of all time, will be held downtown at The Fillmore Detroit. Hosted by [...]
“The Dilla Ship” is a new podcast presenting the music of the great J Dilla, hosted by his mother and owner of Yancey Music Group, Mrs. Maureen “Ma Dukes” Yancey. “The Dilla Ship” is presented by The Mystery Channel.
The following conversation was conducted between Mr. Jonathon Taylor, CEO of the Yancey Music Group, and a professional music industry promoter. The name of this music industry promoter has been deleted to protect his cherished integrity, as he has been given the opportunity to learn and grow from this dialogue. The purpose of publishing this [...]