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Rising Son is a UK hip-hop artist, best known for appearing on the track "Thief's Theme" on the UK version of Nas's double album "Street's Disciple". He won the opportunity to do this after winning a competition held by Sony Records, beating off over 5000 other entries. British hip hop is an umbrella term for English hip hop, Welsh hip hop and Scottish hip hop. ... This is the first single off of Nas album, Streets Disciple. ... Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones (born September 14, 1973), known commonly as Nas, is a prominent African American rapper. ... A double album is an audio album of sufficient length that two units of the medium in which it is sold (especially records and compact discs) are necessary to contain the entirety of it. ... Streets Disciple is rapper Nas double LP music album. ... Sony Records is a record label courtesy of Columbia; Epic; and American Recordings. ...

Rising Son performed at Glastonbury Festival in 2005 and has worked with artists such as Cannibal Ox and The Outsidaz. The Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts, commonly abbreviated to Glastonbury Festival or Glasto, is the largest greenfield music and performing arts festival in the world. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Cannibal Ox is a hip hop music duo from Harlem, New York. ...

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FamilyLife: Articles - The Rising Sons (860 words)
His search for answers eventually lead him to start Rising Son Ministries to encourage fathers to build into the lives of their sons, leading them spiritually and practically and preparing them for biblical manhood.
Rising Son Ministries is structured into four parts: in-home discipleship, large group settings, outings, and ceremony.
Not only has Ketner taken his own son through this process, but he has mentored other young men as well, including one whose father isn't in the home and one whose father is a Buddhist.
The Captain Beefheart Radar Station - The Rising Sons Discography (387 words)
Rising Sons were a band that included Ry Cooder, Gary Marker, Taj Mahal, Kevin Kelley and Jesse Lee Kincaid.
Here at last are the legendary, lost recordings of the Rising Sons - 20 of which have never been released before.
The Rising Sons mark the debut recordings for both Taj Mahal and Ry Cooder (now of Little Village), and includes Jesse Lee Kincaid, Kevin Kelley, and Gary Marker.
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