J Dilla’s Record Collection For Sale at Detroit-Area Record Store
Thousands of Records from Abandoned Storage Unit…
If you want to own a record that once belonged to J Dilla and you live near Detroit, here’s your chance. The Detroit News reports (via the Daily Swarm) that Royal Oak record store UHF has between 7,000-8,000 records that they believe belonged to Dilla. The collection is on sale at the store now.
According to The Detroit News, UHF’s Jeff Bubeck got the collection from an abandoned storage unit in Clinton Township. Included in the collection were “mountains of 94-cent Earth, Wind & Fire LPs,” but also lyric booklets, junk mail addressed to James Yancey, and cassette tapes labeled “Jaydee Beats.” (Read More at Pitchfork…)