Record producer who was influential on Detroit's 1990s hip-hop underground scene and who worked with A Tribe Called Quest and Erykah Badu.He and his rap group Slum Village released Fantastic Vol. 2 and he released Welcome 2 Detroit as the beginning of his solo career.He worked with some of the most respected artists of his time, including Janet Jackson, De La Soul, and Busta Rhymes.BEFORE FAME
He was born into a family of musicians and had perfect pitch harmonies down by the time he was two months old.PERSONAL LIFE
He was survived by his two daughters.The meaning of the name Dilla: Son Of The Sea FUN FACTS
Rapper J Dilla were born on Thursday, birthstone is Amethyst, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Tiger, it is 34 days until J Dilla next birthday.