In this interview with DJ Sorce-1 on TheSmokingSection, OkayArtist Skillz breaks down the making of his first release, 1996′s From Where???. Some of the highlights include Skillz touching upon the relationships with he developed with Dilla & Q-Tip, album budgeting, and A&R. He goes into untold stories about the specifics that went into production, samples, and J Dilla beat tapes (even confesses to passing up the beat to Pharycyde’s “Runnin”).
Props to Gotty for this.
Skillz “The Jam” (produced by J Dilla)