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Nine times lucky? Alberta’s Northern Cree takes another shot at Grammy gold – CBC

by ahnationtalk on January 21, 202030 Views

Jan 21, 2020

‘It’s giving us an opportunity to get recognition for our music’

Even the biggest pop stars might want to clear the Grammy Awards red carpet on Sunday when Northern Cree arrive dressed to impress.

It’s the ninth time Alberta’s Indigenous singing group is nominated at music industry’s biggest night, and co-founder Steve Wood says he’s planning a few surprises. Among them, expect members of the 17-person act to sport traditional Cree designs that could easily overshadow the edgy threads worn by Shawn Mendes and Lil Nas X.

“Even if you’re famous, you don’t want to be next to us on the red carpet,” Wood says with a chuckle on the phone from Maskwacis, Alta.

“Taking nothing away from any of the artists, what I’m saying is that people are always looking for something they haven’t seen before.”

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/maskwacis-northern-cree-band-grammy-awards-1.5434335

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