Dillon and Diamond D share their new ‘Black Tie Affair’ EP.
Atlanta emcee Dillon Maurer has teamed up with producer Diamond DÂ 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 plus support from Boog Brown, Alexa Lima on piano, Terminus Horns, Ben Hameen on guitar and DJ Harrison on Rhodes. Residing in Atlanta, Dillon recently released theÂ Food ChainÂ full-length with Locke, which featured Dres of Black Sheep, Homeboy Sandman, Count Bass-D, J-Live and Supa Dave West. A bona fide Hiphop 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 includeÂ Studies In Hunger, Dillon Ain’t Playin’, andÂ Cupid’s Revenge.Â Diamond most recently produced Sadat X’s new albumÂ The Sum of a Man.