Dancing an Indigenous Future with Albuquerque’s Native American Hip-Hop Scene | KQED Arts

Albuquerque’s thriving hip-hop and freestyle dance scene is influenced by Indigenous dancers from many tribes, Pueblos and other communities. A strong sense of solidarity holds it all together, say dancers Anne Pesata (Jicarilla Apache) and Raven Bright (Diné). The couple…

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Albuquerque’s thriving hip-hop and freestyle dance scene is influenced by Indigenous dancers from many tribes, Pueblos and other communities. A strong sense of solidarity holds it all together, say dancers Anne Pesata (Jicarilla Apache) and Raven Bright (Diné). The couple describes the scene as “Indigenous futurism.” Meet Randy L. Barton, or Randy Boogie, a dancer, DJ and artist (Navajo) who created The Sacred Cypher, an event that highlights how Indigenous art forms connect with hip-hop.
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👟Featured dancers:
Raven Bright
Anne Pesata
Randy L. Barton
Sarah Hogland Gurulé
Daniel Xikome
Malinalli Hernadez
Crystál Zamora
Nate Herndon

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Nancy Young
Christian Michael Gallegos

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