Jan 142011

Few albums have inspired as much borrowing as J Dilla’s Donuts. His grab-bag LP of 31 cuts, released in 2006 only three days before his death, has lent beats to the likes of Drake, Talib Kwali, and Ghostface Killah (three different times!). Though samples from Donuts abound, it’s not really an album that would lend itself to covers per se. Continue reading »