Earlier this spring, we caught up with Cree singer/songwriter Niska Napoleon at the Indigenous Music Retreat in B.C., and convinced her to play us a song. The result is this flawless acoustic performance of her original track, 'On My Way Again.'

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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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Manitoba folk quintet Lakes and Pines team up with Walking Wolf Singers for a powerful performance of their song 'Big Change Coming.'

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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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Whether they're jamming in a secluded cabin or organizing local music carnivals, Haida Gwaii's Jason Camp & The Posers are all about honouring their culture, building community and - most of all - having fun. Meet them here.

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Tiffany Ayalik and Greyson Gritt of Quantum Tangle talk about Northern Canada's arts scene, winning the 2017 Juno award for Indigenous Music Album of the Year and more.

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Ottawa hip hop artist Cody Coyote talks about the power of storytelling, working on his new album and his hope for a better Canada.

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DJ Shub and Cris Derksen talk about teaming up for Winnipeg Folk Fest's Dub Step Pow Wow, breaking into the mainstream music scene and more.

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Mohawk artist Shawnee talks about the inspiration for her 'Warrior Heart' project and the personal struggles that influenced it.

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Yellowknife may not be known as a musical hot spot, but once a year the community welcomes some of the top talent from across Canada at its Folk on the Rocks festival. Here's a look back at FOTR 2016 with Joel Plaskett, Tasman Jude, Jim Bryson, Iskwé, Lauren Mann, Diyet, Twin Flames, The Midnight Sons Band and A Tribe Called Red's Tim 2oolman Hill.

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