Brand Nubian are teachers of knowledge, so listen and you shall receive.
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The Nubian language is an Eastern Sudanic language, part of the Nilo-Saharan phylum (group of languages).
The Nubians formed a powerful kingdom known as Kush which was able to take over Lower and Upper Egypt around 6th century BC and joined with Ethiopia around 14 century AD
The Nubians are an ethnic group originally from northern Sudan, and southern Egypt now inhabiting parts of North Africa.
Brand Nubian are known for their socially conscious and politically charged content inspired by the teachings of the Nation of Gods and Earths.
They believe that the black man was first and this is true to an extent, because modern humans evolved in Africa.
“Father” is interpreted to mean “God”, or creator of the Universe, if there even is one at all.
Sun Ra was a prolific jazz composer.
Sun Ra’s mysticism was based on faith in a better world elsewhere. A place where immortality and infinite knowledge can be attained.
Who wouldn’t want to dream of visiting the magnificent and illustrious Kingdoms of Upper and Lower Kemet? Nas dreams about going back in time to the glory days of Africans.
Africa is in a deep sleep right now, and if this persists, the option of change may remain an unattainable dream.
People probably have criticized Rakim when he was a young teen, expressing doubt in his skill level and if he’s ready at all to be an MC.