Cikwes is a Nehiyaw Soul Singer and Songwriter. Her musical background is rooted in Woodland Cree traditions, with creative influences ranging from chanting, gospel, jazz, soul, r n b, and reggae. Cikwes is a fluent Cree speaker and sings in her mother tongue and in English. Her album, ISKO, which means, ‘woman’ in the Cree language was nominated for the Best Folk Album for the 2019 Indigenous Music Awards.


industry role:  Artist/Band
genre:  Singer/Songwriter