Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

Photo Credit: Nancy Musinguzi

The J Dilla Foundation Presents: NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall;

NY Loves Dilla 2014's 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaoh Monch, and more.

NY Loves Dilla 2014?s 1st official annual New York City tribute to J. Dilla at Webster Hall; special performances by Talib Kweli, Phony Ppl, YC the Cynic, Pharaohe Monch, and more.—Nancy Musinguzi (blackcongolese.com)

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