Eekwol says beats and rhymes the new way to tell indigenous story
Cree hip-hop artist releases fifth album, takes on political anthems and cultural love songs
She's a mother, a musician and an academic. And for Lindsay Knight, from Muskoday First Nation in Saskatchewan, all those come together when she takes the stage as Eekwol.
This Plains Cree woman first hit the hip hop scene back in 1999 with her debut EP and She just released her fifth album, Good Kill, this summer after a six year-long hiatus.
Her lyrics are hard hitting political anthems, educational sound bites, and cultural love songs.
Click the listen button above to hear her conversation with Rosanna Deerchild.