J Dilla will be celebrated in February, during the 2nd annual J Dilla Weekend in Miami.
The mother of the late producer, Ma Dukes, has announced dates and the line-up for the festival, which takes place from February 5-7 in the Wynwood section of Miami.
J Dilla Weekend 2016 will feature performances from DJ Premier, Slum Village, Royce 5’9, 9th Wonder, Blu & Exile, Rapsody, Chuck Strangers, A-F-R-O, and more. Additional artists will be announced as the event date approaches.
In addition to musical performances, the festival will features producer panels, BBQs, photo/art exhibits, record swaps, meet and greets, and other events celebrating Dilla’s life and legacy.
Early bird tickets are now available at JDillaWeekend.com. Deluxe tickets include an exclusive New Era x J Dilla Weekend snapback, limited to 500 pieces.