Back in 2003, J Dilla was better known as Jay Dee, the Detroit producer widely respected in hip-hop, but lesser known in his solo career; Madlib was an up-and-coming L.A. producer making a name for himself with his wild diversity, from rap to electronic jazz to remixes projects. Few knew who or what "Jaylib" was, and many of those who did felt that Champion Sound wasn't given the attention is deserved when it was originally released.

At the time of Champion Sound's original release in late 2003, J Dilla and Madlib had never been photographed together or appeared as a group in public. In the years that followed, this changed drastically - after Dilla's move to Los Angeles, the two worked together, communicated through hip-hop beat tapes, and toured together as Jaylib. Madlib's profile rose with his MF DOOM-collab Madvillain. J Dilla, though dealing with a serious illness, continued crafting material for artists such as Common and Busta Rhymes while working on a wealth of solo material. Dilla's final albums - Donuts and The Shining - along with the re-issue of Ruff Draft have introduced his name and music to countless new fans while publications from The Source to Rolling Stone paid respect to his career.
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Jaylib - Champion Sound album art Jaylib Champion Sound (Album) Stones Throw Records UK 2003 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Jaylib - The Red / The Official album art Jaylib The Red / The Official (Single) Stones Throw Records US 2003 Sell This Version
STH 4006 Jaylib - Jaylib Vs. J-Rocc album art Jaylib Vs. J-Rocc* Jaylib Vs. J-Rocc* - Jaylib Vs. J-Rocc(7", Ltd, Mixed, Promo) Stones Throw Records STH 4006 US 2003 Sell This Version
none Jaylib - The Red album art Jaylib The Red(CDr, Single, Promo) Playground Music Scandinavia none Scandinavia 2003 Sell This Version
STWL-5 Jaylib - Raw Addict / Ice album art Jaylib Raw Addict / Ice(12", Ltd, Promo) Stones Throw Records STWL-5 US 2003 Sell This Version
Jaylib - McNasty Filth / Pillz album art Jaylib McNasty Filth / Pillz (Maxi) Stones Throw Records Europe 2004 Sell This Version
st2088-p Jaylib - McNasty Filth/ Acapella  album art Jaylib McNasty Filth/ Acapella (12") Stones Throw Records st2088-p US 2004 Sell This Version
STH 2075 Jaylib - Champion Sound / Strip Club album art Jaylib Champion Sound / Strip Club(12", Single) Stones Throw Records STH 2075 US 2005 Sell This Version
STH 2148-P Jaylib - Take It Back / No $ No Toke album art Jaylib Take It Back / No $ No Toke(12", Promo) Stones Throw Records STH 2148-P US 2006 Sell This Version
Jaylib - Richardsun / The Mission album art Homeboy Sandman / Jaylib Homeboy Sandman / Jaylib - Richardsun / The Mission (Single) HHV.DE, Stones Throw Records Germany 2012 Sell This Version


none Jaylib - Live 2004 album art Jaylib Live 2004(File, MP3, 128) Stones Throw Records none US 2009