J Dilla’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Feb 7, 1974

Death Date

Feb 10, 2006

Age of Death

32 years

Cause of Death

Cardiac Arrest

Profession

Rapper

The rapper J Dilla died at the age of 32. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Record producer who was influential on Detroit’s 1990s hip-hop underground scene and who worked with A Tribe Called Quest and Erykah Badu.

His full name is James Yancey. He was survived by his two daughters.

Quotes

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“J Dilla is the top producer of all time, in my book, alongside Timbaland and Pharrell. Then DJ Mustard.” (Ty Dolla Sign)

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“It was incredible to have J Dilla in your dining room making beats – it was one of the greatest experiences I’ve had.” (Common)

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“You’re gonna get your traditional Busta Rhymes and Pharrell collabo. My man Focus from the Aftermath crew; Dr. Dre; the late, great J Dilla got work on the album. It’s gonna be great – look forward to the new bang-out.” (Busta Rhymes)