Little known face of Lupus in the world of hip-hop…

Legendary hip-hop producer James “J.Dilla” Yancey blazed a path in the world of hip-hop, producing albums for greats such as Ghostface Killah, Common, Busta Rhymes and a Tribe Called Quest.  More well known songs you may know that he produced include: Janet Jackson’s hit song, “Till it’s Gone”, Erykah Badu’s “Didn’t Cha Know” and Eric Roberson’s “Pretty Girl” Sadly, Yancey’s health began to decline in the early 2000s and in 2005 he admitted to the his health condition. He succumbed to Lupus in February 2006 at the age of 32.


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