“Two-spirit” refers to a person who identifies as having both a masculine and a feminine spirit, and is used by some Indigenous people to describe their sexual, gender and/or spiritual identity
Shawnee Lynn Talbot
is a Mohawk Canadian singer who grew up in the Niagara region and later moved to Toronto. Shawnee was recently recognized by MTV named as one of the leading "Gender Bending Artists”.
Her 2013 song “Mirror Me” became an anthem which advocated for the self-identity struggle.
In 2015 Tony Enos (Cherokee) wrote the song “Two Spirit”. A song with lyrics that speak to the heart of the Two Spirit movement.
Iskwe' is an award-winning Cree/Dene musician. In 2014 she won the best ‘Electronic/Dance Album of the Year’ at the Western Canadian Music Awards.