The universal, everlasting influence of James Yancey, better known as J Dilla (or Jay Dee) over Hip Hop, Soul and music as a whole is clear to see. Even after his death in February 2006, many established and underground artists have kept alive the sound of arguably the greatest producer of all time.
The influence of J Dilla‘s sound and those of artists closely associated with him can even be seen over the pond in the UK. It is a rarity that such a sound can be done justice by so many artists; however, it has, in the case of vocalist Joel Culpepper. London born,