☀ Cosmic Rays ☀ Sun Ra ☀ Daddy’s Gonna Tell You No Lie

☀ Sun Ra (born Herman Poole Blount, legal name Le Sony’r Ra; May 22, 1914 – May 30, 1993) was born in Birmingham, Alabama. He was a prolific jazz composer, bandleader, piano and synthesizer player, poet and philosopher known for his “cosmic philosophy,” musical compositions and performances. “Of all the jazz musicians, Sun Ra was…