Southern Style Pawnee Pow-wow Music

Phoenix (Arizona), USA – Young Bird, of Pawnee, Oklahoma, marks their eleventh recording for Canyon Records with the release of
an album of southern style pow-wow music On this recording. Young Bird, led by
Curtis Hamilton-Young Bird (Pawnee), gathers around the drum and sings from the
heart in a loving tribute to those that have passed on.This award-winning drum was nominated for a 2001 Grammy for Best Native American
Album for

Change of Life
and was named Southern Drum Champion at the 2005
Gathering of Nations. Young Bird is in demand at pow-wows throughout North
America and attends as many as fifty pow-wows a year.