Coming up on what would’ve been his 39th birthday this Thursday (Feb. 7), events paying tribute to the late James “J Dilla” Yancey were held in the UK over the weekend. Dilla passed away in 2006 from a complications brought on by lupus. He died three days after his 32nd birthday.
When Snoop Dogg premiered his “Father Hood” reality TV show, viewers were introduced to his young daughter Cori affectionately nicknamed Chocolate. Unbeknownst to many however the young girl was suffering from a debilitating disease that Snoop says played a part in helping his failing marriage. According to the West Coast icon, Cori’s battle with Lupus […]
Even with the late producer J Dilla gone, his family is continuing to keep the legacy of James Yancey alive. With West Coast probate attorney Alex Bordern officially being named the administer of Jay Dee’s estate, the family has decided to launch the J Dilla foundation which will provide more security and a means of […]