North Bear

Portrait of North Bear

The North Bear drum group comes from the Arapaho Nation on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming. North Bear left “Indian Country” in awe when they sang their harmonized version of the round dance song, “Daddy’s Girl”, in front of tens of thousands of spectators at the Gathering of Nations Powwow in Albuquerque, NM on their way to winning the 2012 World Class Hand Drum Championship!


Ancestries: Native American
Genre: Hand Drum

Albums

Album Cover
Feelings & Emotions
mp3 clipThe Message (1.0M, 1:00s)
mp3 clipLuv @ 1st Sight (1.0M, 1:00s)
mp3 clipBirthday Song (1.0M, 1:00s)
mp3 clipDaddy's Girl (1.0M, 1:00s)
Album Cover
Allies
mp3 clipTrack 19 (1.0M, 1:00s)
mp3 clipTrack 3 (926.7K, 1:00s)
mp3 clipTrack 4 (1.0M, 1:00s)
Album Cover
Now Ya Know [nominated: 2008, 2007]
mp3 clipBring It (760.8K)
mp3 clipExtra Crispy (686.8K)
mp3 clipThe Honker (572.3K)

Awards, Nominations & Submissions

2013Best Hand Drum CDFeelings & EmotionsSubmission
2012Best Producer/EngineerFeelings & EmotionsSubmission
2012Best Pow Wow CD - ContemporaryAlliesSubmission
2012Best Hand Drum CDFeelings & EmotionsSubmission
2008Best Pow Wow CD - TraditionalNow Ya KnowNominee
2007Best Pow Wow CD - TraditionalNow Ya KnowNominee

Biography

The North Bear drum group comes from the Arapaho Nation on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming. North Bear left “Indian Country” in awe when they sang their harmonized version of the round dance song, “Daddy’s Girl”, in front of tens of thousands of spectators at the Gathering of Nations Powwow in Albuquerque, NM on their way to winning the 2012 World Class Hand Drum Championship!