After emancipation the skilled and educated moved East, Midwest, and West...the poor uneducated sharecroppers were left behind, and then they bred....
had Consciousness movements from great men like Marcus Garvey, Malcolm X
, , Charles 13X,
and even Father Divine
....(Rakim, Nas, Wu-Tang, X-clan)
had Consciousness movements from great men like Nobel Drew Ali
, Fard Muhammad, Elijah Muhammad, Fred Hampton, George Jackson,
and even.... Jeff Fort..... (Common, Kanye, Blackthought)
had Consciousness movements from great men like Huey P. Newton, Bunchy Carter,
and even Ron Karenga
.....(Tupac, Paris, The Coup,
has never had a man
or a movement
that promoted Knowledge-of-Self, economic-empowerment, social-consciousnes
s, or cultural awareness...
their few movements were about integration and assimilation...... (Gucci Mane, Birdman, Crunchy Black)
t's Talib Kweli
is the son of a Black panther and it shows in his music
The Midwest's Lupe Fiasco & Kanye West
are the son's of Black panther's and it shows in their music
The West-coast's Tupac Shakur
was the son of a Black panther and it showed in his music
dosent have any son's of Black Panther's and it shows in their music......
The Nation of Islam, The Moorish Science Temple, Us organization, the Black Panthers, the 5% Nation of Gods & Earths, MOVE, and the Craft ........their influence was lost on the South and it shows in their music.
Im sick and tired of you people dissing the South because the majority of their rappers sound like illiterate pickaninnies, its not their fault that they never had movements that stressed the importance of Knowledge Wisdom & Understanding...dey rap about whut dey know about and da nigga's and white-folks buy it. So quit "hatin"....