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In recent years, fans have celebrated the legacy of the late, great producer J Dillawith the annual Dilla Day tribute concert Jay Dee’s hometown of Detroit. In 2015, the festivities will be officially moving to the warmer climates of Miami, FL for a full weekend of Dilla events. Presented by Dilla’s mother Ma Dukes, this year’s Dilla Day Weekend is set to take place in Miami from February 5th – February 8th. Confirmed performers include Joey Bada$$, Pete Rock, Madlib, Talib Kweli,Slum Village, Black Milk, ESTA, Camp Lo, and many more to be announced. The events will take place in a number of different locations around Miami including: The Stage, Bardot, and LMNT.

A limited run of early bird tickets are now available for $75, which gets you access to all Dilla Day Weekend events and concerts (note some concerts are 21+). In addition to performances, there will be producer panels, BBQs, artist meet and greets, and other Dilla-related events. “Dilla’s music is timeless and lives in all of us,” explains Ma Dukes. “I expect Miami to become the icon of event holders for the Dilla legacy, and raise the bar for events globally.”