Buy this track on iTunes ADD Add Favourite

artist JB the First Lady

Vancouver, BC, CANADA
genres
Hip Hop , Hip Hop
plays
942


biographical info

JB is a triple threat as an Emcee, director of performance and actor. JB has performed over 100 hip hop shows in and around Vancouver anywhere from clubs to Annual General Meetings for community organizations. She is spreading the words of empowerment and the perspective of urban indigenous women in Canada. She is 25 years old, and hails from the Nuxalk and Cayuga Nations."Using my words to go upwards/ not backwards" is lyrics that describe what JB tries to convey in her music. Hip Hop is her chosen avenue of expression. JB’s music is lyrically motivated with depth, meaning, and positivity like none other. JB reveals a gene of hip hop she calls "Cutie Empowerment HIP HOP". In November 2008 JB released her 1st album Called "Indigenous Love". "Indigenous love" is an album with political raps and love songs. JB first album definitely captures the opinions and expression of young urban indigenous women. JB wants young indigenous women to feel proud, inspired, and to finally see someone on stage that looks like them since there are not too many Canadian indigenous women represented in mainstream media.

 

 

Indigenous Love
Independent
November, 2008
List Tracks ▼
 Limited Play

Login required

Oops - you have to be logged in to add to My Saved Items.