Sun Ra — Musician born on May 22, 1914, died on May 30, 1993

Sun Ra was an American jazz composer, bandleader, piano and synthesizer player, poet and philosopher known for his experimental music, "cosmic philosophy," prolific output, and theatrical performances. He was inducted into the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame in 1979... (wikipedia)

Music is a language, you see, a universal language.
And then when I went to Chicago, that's when I had these outer space experiences and went to the other planets.
Today's symphonic music is sponsored by the upper structures of society.
What I'm dealing with is so vast and great that it can't be called the truth. It's above the truth.
I'm playing dark history. It's beyond black. I'm dealing with the dark things of the cosmos.