May 23, 2016
Vinyl Factory Films
Archival footage shows J Dilla rapping over beats for his debut album.
Featuring Snoop Dogg, Bilal, Kokane, J Dilla’s long lost vocal album The Diary was brought back to life by Mass Appeal Records this year after more than a decade.
Now Mass Appeal has shared this short documentary from the archives, detailing the making of the album with Dilla rapping over beats by Nottz, Hi-Tek and more.
Watch above and then read our feature on the 10-year mission to release this legendary album.