Today would of been J Dilla's 4th Birthday. Celebrities and people from around the world are remembering him and his work today. #DillaDay J Dilla was one of the coolest people I've ever had the honor to meet. His talents are an open book to the world of music. We can only imagine what he would have achieved if he hadn't past away. Detroit will never let J Dilla's memory die.
James Dewitt Yancey born February 7, 1974 and died February 10, 2006. Some of his most notable acts are A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Busta Rhymes, Erykah Badu, The Roots, The Pharcyde and Common. Dilla tragically died in 2006 of the blood disease thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.