He's a rapper, a rock guitarist and a hip-hop producer. Get to know Siksika Nation's Waddell Smith in our Meet the Artist blog series.

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"Growing up on the reservation, you listen to music you can relate to." For rapper Q052, who grew up on the Mi'kmaq reservation of Gesgapegiag, that music was always hip hop. In the latest DD Spotlight, hetalks about "truth music," shares his powerful song 'Slip Away' and offers some advice to the next generation of Indigenous musicians.

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"I think these are important times, and they're powerful times, and I feel hopeful for the future." In the latest DD Spotlight, Treaty 6 hip-hop artist/entrepreneur Dakota Bear talks about building community, the message behind his music and more.

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In the latest edition of our Meet the Artist blog series, get to know Pabineau First Nation hip-hop artist Tristan Grant aka Wolf Castle.

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On the latest episode of Beyond The Mic, rapper/author/illustrator MC RedCloud talks about the "creator bug," his love for Lucha libre, living in L.A. and a whole lot more.

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In the latest DD Spotlight, Indigenous hip-hop legend Hellnback talks about his personal struggles, the importance of family and more.

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Inspired by "Indigenous matriarchs" like Kinnie Starr and Buffy Sainte-Marie, JB the First Lady uses hip hop to not only share her story, but offer a different perspective, honour her community and raise awareness about issues like MMIWG. In the latest DD Spotlight, we catch up with JB to talk about advocacy, her latest project and more.

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In the latest DD Spotlight, Ojibwe hip-hop artist Mic Jordan talks about his journey and shares his track 'Music Saved Me.'

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A few months ago, we introduced you to emerging hip-hop artist Dakk’One in our Meet the Artist blog series. Now he’s back with a brand new music video.

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Blending Inuktitut and English, Nunavut rapper Hyper-T is at the forefront of a hip-hop movement in the Arctic. Meet him here.

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