Hip Hop producer J Dilla sampled bossa nova for a song
On this day 7 years ago hip hop producer J Dilla died at the age of 32. Throughout his career he worked with a number of prominent artists and is widely regarded as one of the best hip hop producers ever. On this track entitled “Rico Suave Bossa Nova” he samples elements of bossa nova. The Brazilian band “Azymuth,” would later do a cover of this track.