PATREON ONLY PODCAST EPISODE #5: MAUREEN “MA DUKES” YANCEY – IN THIS EPISODE:
On Fresh is the Word, we like to deliver wisdom through great stories from the minds of bright creatives of pop culture. Through those stories, we like to dissect the journey of our guests and present actionable lessons and advice for our listeners no matter what career or avenue of artistry they pursue.
For the episodes exclusively available on Patreon, your host Kelly “K-Fresh” Frazier dives into his audio archives for interviews from past that were done outside the podcast for various print and web publications, and some that we never even used.
For this fifth Patreon exclusive episode, this is the conclusion of my interview that I did back in May 2009 with J. Dilla’s mother, Maureen “Ma Dukes” Yancey. More Yancey family stories, more stories about J. Dilla growing up, and more Dilla as an adult are told in this episode.
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