In the latest edition of Bling47 breaks, Nick Speed breaks down “Stop”–one of the tastiest of J Dilla‘s Donuts. The original turns out to be Dionne Warwick‘s “You’re Gonna Need Me,” a made-in-Detroit soul chestnut with a surprising family connection to Dilla’s longtime homey (and Detroit rap mayor) Big Proof of D-12. Watch below for that info plus an ill Dilla studio anecdote. It’s that real.
props to B47