Attention, residents of the United Kingdom. If J Dilla has not changed your life YET, he is about to. This Sunday, February 5th is the annual J Dilla Changed My Life event in London featuring a slew of good-ass DJs performing for free plus Maureen “Ma Dukes” Yancey (or as she’s known in the UK, “Dilla’s mum”) and Phat Kat on hosting duties. All the profits from the event are donated to the J Dilla foundation and Lupus UK. Flyer and full details after the jump (plus read more at the event’s facebook page).
The Doctor’s Orders presents
J DILLA CHANGED MY LIFE
A night in tribute to the life & work of a true Hip-Hop genius.
7pm-Midnight Sunday 5th February 2012
@ Scala, 275 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, London N1 9NL
Minimum donation £6 in advance or on the door.
£30 VIP Tickets grant exclusive access to VIP bar and balcony & include an exclusive J Dilla T-Shirt & CD.
Advance tickets from ticketweb
(use the drop down menu to choose your price)
or The Scala in person
All proceeds from the night are donated to the J-Dilla Foundation & Lupus UK
Special guest appearance by…
Maureen ‘Ma Dukes’ Yancey (J Dilla’s Mum)
Phat Kat (Welcome to Detroit)
And DJs performing for free on the night in loving memory are…
Mr Thing (BBE / Extended Players)
Spin Doctor (The Doctor’s Orders)
Harry Love (Extended Players)
DJ LoK (Dilla breaks set)
& very special surprise guests
Room 2 hosted by
Main Squeeze & Classic Material