J Dilla's "Welcome 2 Detroit" Hits Streaming Services For 20th Anniversary

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J Dilla's "Welcome 2 Detroit" remains an iconic project.

J Dilla's influence on the world of hip-hop is immense and nearly 15 years after his death, fans continue to enjoy the tracks he produced. From posthumous albums to the output he gave us while he was on this planet, the Detroit producer never disappointed. Perhaps one of his greatest projects is 2001's Welcome 2 Detroit which is celebrating its 20th anniversary. With Dilla's birthday going down on Sunday, February 7th, BBE Music is now honoring Dilla by coming through with a special version of the album, which is now available for streaming.

If you're someone who likes to collect physical music, Welcome 2 Detroit's 20th anniversary special will actually come in a massive pack that features 12 vinyl records and plenty of unique packaging.


As for the extra content on the album, you will be able to find all of the original songs, as well as the isolated beats. From there, we have some special alternate versions of the tracks, and even some exclusive studio takes that give fans that much more content to sink their teeth into.

If you're a J Dilla fan, this 20th anniversary edition of Welcome 2 Detroit is a must-listen, and you can stream it, below.

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Alexander Cole is the current Managing Editor of HotNewHipHop. He started at HotNewHipHop back in 2018 where he began as a Sports and Sneakers writer. During this time, he has shown an expertise in Air Jordans, Yeezys, and all things that have to do with Nike. His favorite kicks are the Air Jordan 1 High OG, the Air Jordan 4, the Air Jordan 6, and the Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 in the "Beluga 2.0" colorway. Although his collection might not be the biggest, he is always looking to add new styles to it. When it comes to sports, Alex has a particular interest in the NBA and the NFL. His favorite teams are anywhere LeBron goes, and the Kansas City Chiefs. As a Montrealer, the Montreal Canadiens hold a special place in his heart, even if they haven't won the Stanley Cup in his lifetime. Alex also works for the Concordia Stingers, where he provides play-by-play and color commentary for the football, hockey, and basketball teams His favorite hip-hop artists are Kendrick Lamar, Playboi Carti, Travis Scott, and Lil Uzi Vert.