Completed during a year in which J Dilla spent mostly in a hospital bed at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, Donuts would gain particular poignancy when, only three days after it's release, February 10, 2006, the artist passed away, losing his battle with a rare blood disease.

The original LP pressing of Donuts had the "Donut" album cover, illustrated by Jeff Jank. The vinyl was later reissued with the "Smile" photograph cover, and the version with the drawing sleeve slowly went out of print. For the 10th anniversary of Donuts, the album was reissued with the original 'Donut' cover, for a limited run with a gatefold sleeve that includes liner notes about the making of the album from the book Donuts 33 1/3, written by Jordan Ferguson.

 

Tracklist

 

Donuts (Outro) 0:12
Workinonit 2:57
Waves 1:38
Light My Fire 0:35
The New 0:49
Stop 1:39
People 1:24
The Diff'rence 1:52
Mash 1:31
Time: The Donut Of The Heart 1:38
Glazed 1:21
Airworks 1:44
Lightworks 1:55
Stepson Of The Clapper 1:01
The Twister (Huh, What) 1:16
One Eleven 1:11
Two Can Win 1:47
Don't Cry 1:59
Anti-American Graffiti 1:53
Geek Down 1:19
Thunder 0:54
Gobstopper 1:05
One For Ghost 1:18
Dilla Says Go 1:16
Walkinonit 1:15
The Factory 1:23
U-Love 1:00
Hi. 1:16
Bye. 1:27
Last Donut Of The Night 1:39
Donuts (Intro) 1:11

J. Dilla - Donuts [LP]

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