My Connection to Hip-Hop as an Indigenous Person: Guest Editorial
Hip-hop has always been a vehicle for self-expression.
As one of the most successful Indigenous audio engineers in North America, David Strickland has a GRAMMY Award, multiple JUNO awards, and platinum-selling records under his belt. From Method Man to Drake to The Clipse, Glenn Lewis and Sade, Strickland has worked behind the boards with some of the most celebrated artists in hip-hop and R&B over the past 25 years. After reconnecting with his Native American roots, Strickland has made it his passion to shed light on the similarities between hip-hop and Native American culture and bring artists together through music.