Based In: Penticton, BC, CA

Cree rapper Kasp‘s shares his music with youth to motivate them to persevere no matter what happens in life. His songs tell a story of his struggle and success, and he shares the timeline of his life with others to help others have the strength to do the same.

Artist: KASP

The 2014 Aboriginal People’s Choice Music Award Nominees

Inez Jasper garnered the most nominations (five!) followed by Indian City and Shy-Anne (four each!) at the 2014 APCMA nominee announcement. With over 25 Indigenous artists nominated over all, this year is looking as exciting as ever …read more »

APCMA Nominees 2012

At a press conference in Winnipeg this morning, the 2012 Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Award nominees were announced. Read the full list of nominees here. …read more »

DOWNLOAD: Savage Generation – “N8tive Up”

This killer new track is from Savage Generation  and features K9. Savage Generation is the collaborative project of KASP (from the award winning hip-hop group 7th Generation), the conscious hip-hop collective of Savage Family and HGS (Higher Grounds of Struggle). …read more »

Indigenous Live Music Picks: Oct.28-Nov.2, 2011

This week’s top events dip into upcoming Aboriginal Music Week action. Yes, one of Turtle Island’s busiest and best weeks for Indigenous music is upon us! Here are our picks for the weekend ahead. …read more »

RPM YouTube Playlist: West Coast – Volume 1

To accompany our West Coast Volume #001 Podcast, we have compiled a playlist with some additional West Coast based Indigenous artists on our RPM YouTube channel. …read more »