The word ‘apakatjah’ is a Luritja kriol word for a person of mixed race heritage, which the duo have reclaimed to demonstrate the pride they have in their identity and to draw strength from their culture.
About this track...
2017 NATIONAL LIVE MUSIC AWARDS NOMINEE: Live Act of the Year (NT Awards)
|Number Of People In Act||2 Piece|
|State/Territory Artist Is Based In||NT|
|City/Town/Region Artist Is Based In||Alice Springs|
|Taken From The Release Titled||Irriti Nyinapayi|
|Copyright Holder's Name||Apakatjah|
|Media Servicing Date||2017-09-18|
|Main Genre||Ethnic Multicultural|
|Genre 2||Australian Indigenous|
|Contains explicit lyrics or themes that may offend some listeners||No|
|Artist Official Web Site||https://www.apakatjah.com/|
|Artist Social Network Page||https://www.facebook.com/Apakatjah/|
|Content Provider||Footstomp Music|