Atlanta emcee Dillon Maurer has teamed up with producer Diamond D on, BLACK TIE AFFAIR, their collaboration EP out now featuring Dillon on rhymes and cuts and Diamond on beats
The EP features Dillon’s longtime collaborator Paten Locke (who also works frequently with Edan) plus support from Boog Brown, Alexa Lima on piano, Terminus Horns, Ben Hameen on guitar & DJ Harrison on Rhodes. Residing in Atlanta, Dillon recently released the ‘Food Chain‘ full-length with Locke, which featured Dres of Black Sheep, Homeboy Sandman, Count Bass-D, J-Live and Supa Dave West.
A bona fide Hip Hop legend and Grammy-Winner, Diamond D is a member of the Diggin In The Crates crew which also includes Lord Finesse, O.C., Fat Joe, Buckwild, Showbiz and A.G. and the late Big L, and has produced tracks for The Fugees, Big L, Pharoahe Monch, Busta Rhymes and Mos Def. Dillon’s solo releases include ‘Studies In Hunger’, ‘Dillon Ain’t Playin’, and ‘Cupid’s Revenge’ (Bandcamp). Diamond most recently produced Sadat X’s new album ‘The Sum of a Man’.