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The legendary West Coast producer says that songs he did with Nelly, 2Pac, and Kendrick Lamar should receive greater credit.

The second annual Welcome To The West Music Festival features a stacked lineup of veteran acts along with some of the rising acts that are carrying the torch for the OGs before them. This Friday (September 20), headliner Ice Cube, DJ Quik, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Roddy Ricch, and more will rock the fest in Ontario, Calif.

Over the weekend, Nineteen85 of dvsn premiered a handful of records on his home team’s OVO Sound Radio. This includes a remix of Frank Ocean’s “Godspeed,” a standout from his Blonde album.

DJ Quik is offering a very thorough explanation about why he threatened to sue YG over not getting his credit as an engineer on his hit “My N*gga.”

YG‘s 2014 modern negro spiritual “My N*gga” or “My Hitta” is still making waves. Legendary West Coast Hip Hop icon DJ Quik is raising hell for not getting his share of the song’s profits.

DJ Quik created quite a firestorm in the media this week when he spoke up and offered his honest opinion about Kanye West’s new album The Life of Pablo and West’s recent musical output period.

DJ Quik has some strong opinions about Kayne West’s The Life of Pablo album and the effect his wife Kim Kardashian is having on the quality of his music.

Make way for West Coast legend DJ Quik, who stopped by the Sway in the Morning show to discuss his upcoming The Midnight Life album. But given the rapper, producer, and engineer’s lengthy tenure in Hip-Hop, during which he’s worked with notable artists like Tupac Shakur, Dr. Dre, and more, the conversation definitely took an anecdotal turn.

It’s nearly impossible not to two-step to the smooth West Coast sound of DJ Quik’s new track, “Life Jacket,” featuring playalistic veteran Suga Free and Dom Kennedy, who more often than not, is reminiscent of a younger version of the aforementioned rappers.

DJ Quik may not have been a member of N.W.A but his contributions to Compton’s legacy is still unheralded, nonetheless. So you can imagine him and his fan’s disbelief that his catalog is omitted from Dr. Dre’s burgeoning music app, Beats Music.

DJ Quik left fans and media alike on edge the other day when he announced that he was selling all his equipment and would never “remix or engineer again.”

It will be a sad day in Compton if DJ Quik decides to hang up his microphone for good. The veteran rapper/producer recently was dealt a major setback when he had some equipment stolen from his garage.