. Biography .
Lakotah is a Billboard Charting Recording Artist based in Los Angeles California, who's Electronica -Alternative/ /Rock (EDM) is taking the world on. Lakotah is currently being promoted to the International music markets through celebrity publicist & music promoter Danie Cortese of DCE International.
Lakotah's new single 'Hold Me Near' has just been released to US. -Top-40/AC radio by Howard Rosen Promotions and has just hit the Billboard 200 chart to start.
Lakotah's politically charged single 'Soldier's Song (4th Street Version)' produced by Sejo Navajas, was released this spring to International Radio and is featured on the upcoming "Refugee Album Relief/Project". Her Electro/ Alt- Rock single 'Heaven's Own" (released in fall of 2015) has been embraced by radio programmers throughout around the world and is playing on radio, literally, across the globe.
Lakotah's EDM/Dance Single "I Feel Your Body" (co-produced by Mickey Oliver/remixed by DJ Kool-A-Shay), reached #7 on the DJ Charts.This EDM/Pop song is still currently playing in clubs everywhere.
Lakotah's first Charted Billboard Single "Falling" is also featured in the PBS Special "Baila" which airs nationally in the US.
Lakotah's full length album 'The Maker' is available now on all digital outlets and at her website.
Lakotah is the 'real deal. Her extensive song catalog includes over 250 compositions and has been used in motion pictures & television.
Lakotah is a prolific songwriter, who writes her own music and lyrics, and has skills that include: voice-over, singing, programming/sequencing, producing, and especially Performing. Lakotah plays the bass, guitar, drums and piano. Lakotah's shows are dynamic, emotional and affecting.
It is note-worthy to mention that Lakotah performed all of the instruments on her new album, except for lead guitar & cello. Guest artist Rebbeka Del Rio, accompanies Lakotah on 'Nova's Song' and the lead guitar is performed by Lizzi Ortiz and the cello is played by Erin Hawkins.
Considering all of Lakotah's accomplishments thus far, it is her voice that takes center stage. Lakotah's vocals are rich, intriguing, powerful, and intensely passionate: reminiscent of strong female icons such as, Grace Slick, PJ Harvey, and Grace Jones. Lakotah captures the contemporary accessibility and excitement of current female superstars, such as, Adele, Florence Welch , Alison Goldfrapp and Lana Del Ray. But ask Lakotah who her biggest influence is and she will confess that her greatest influence on every level is.... Kate Bush.
Lakotah first gained notable recognition with the release of her first solo CD entitled "Shape Shifter". She then caught the eye of Deluxe Records & from there, went on to form & front the bands Soul De Sire, Love 11, and later, The Deep Happy. The Deep Happy released two studio albums: "Activate 11:11" and the self-titled album "The Deep Happy". Lakotah's new album, "The Maker" was just released on BooBoo Records.
"Lakotah, is a true star" says Danie Cortese. Stay tuned for updates.