About Ruff Draft 1 contributor. Ruff Draft is an EP-album by late, highly acclaimed hip hop producer-rapper J Dilla, released in 2003 through Stone Throw Records. It was released exclusively on vinyl before a 2007 reissue. One of Dilla’s least known projects, Ruff Draft was a response to his other project at the time The Diary being shelved by MCA Records. As a result, the album was recorded and mixed in only a week. Dilla’s mother launched a label for his unreleased music after his death called Ruff Draft Records, which was later changed to Pay Jay Productions. Tap and hold to copy URL. Ruff Draft Tracklist. 1. Intro (Ruff Draft) Lyrics.
Jay Dee. Ruff Draft EP. Entire EP & Entire 2007 CD Re-Issue with Bonus Tracks. Jay Dee. Vol. 2: Vintage. The Jay Dee Tapes EP. "Let's Go", "Things Ain’t The Same", "Reach For The Sky". The Jay Dee Tapes" Recorded in 2002. Everything Is A Story LP. "It's Gonna Get Worse". It's Gonna Get Worse" recorded in 2004.
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The fact that Ruff Draft was pressed only on vinyl and distributed in limited numbers meant that this shift wouldn't manifest itself to a wider extent until his Madlib collaboration Champion Sound. By the time that album was released later in 03, the rawness had fully set in to his warm, soul-clap funk, so Ruff Draft eventually wound up one of independent hip-hop's great lost transitional-phase documents
Ruff Draft is a studio album and EP by American hip hop producer and rapper J Dilla released under the moniker "Jay Dee". It was originally released in February 2003 as an EP, by his then-newly founded label, Mummy Records, and distributed by Groove Attack, a German record label. In 2007, Ruff Draft was extended, remastered, and posthumously re-released as a "solo album" by Stones Throw Records. The re-release sold 8,049 copies in its first week, J Dilla's largest first-week sales as a solo artist.
Songs from Ruff Draft Instrumentals by J Dilla (aka Jay Dee). Free download and listen Ruff Draft Instrumentals. Style: rap. Album year: 2007. Tracks count: 11. Views: 2. J Dilla (aka Jay Dee) - Wild 02:21. J Dilla (aka Jay Dee) - Let's Take It Back 02:06. J Dilla (aka Jay Dee) - Reckless Driving 02:41.
Single LP. Contains download card for WAV files. Learn more about Sidedoor: ep. 13 this one’s for dilla. December 7, 2017 ·. How this legendary hip-hop producer humanized a machine. J Dilla made his MPC3000 musical.
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|A2||Let's Take It Back
Vocals [Additional] – Dank
|A4||Nothing Like This|
Vocals [Additional] – Dank
Vocals [Additional] – Lil-Bit
- Producer – Jay Dee
|STH 2153||J Dilla||Ruff Draft (12", EP, RE + 12", S/Sided)||Stones Throw Records||STH 2153||US||2007|
|STH6001||J Dilla||Turn It Up! A Little Louder (Box, Ltd, Bla + Cass, EP, RE)||Stones Throw Records||STH6001||US||2007|
|none||J Dilla||Ruff Draft - 4 Track Radio Sampler (CDr, Promo, Smplr)||Stones Throw Records||none||UK||2007|
|PJ015V1||J Dilla||Ruff Draft: Dilla's Mix (2xLP, Album, Ltd, Smo)||Pay Jay Productions||PJ015V1||US||2018|
|STH 2159||J Dilla||Ruff Draft Instrumentals (12")||Stones Throw Records||STH 2159||US||2007|