Brand Nubian Drops Classic Boom-Bap at Florida Room This Saturday

Ahh, the glory days of the boom-bap era. Remember backpacks, shell tops, and real MCs who actually rapped. Those dudes would have laughed in the face of auto-tune. Well, relive your high school days when classic '90s hip-hop crew Brand Nubian drops a rare performance this Saturday at the Florida Room.

You remember these guys: Grand Puba, Sadat X, and Lord Jamar. They're three cats from New Rochelle, New York, who still know how to throw heavy hands and heavier verses.

The self-proclaimed Five Percenters originally took over the hip-hop scene with its 1990 debut release,