TikTok Rock Out

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Thank you to those that have submitted! 

Submission videos will be posted Sunday, June 20 at:  Indigenous Music Awards Facebook Page

And top 3 winners will be announced on Monday, June 21 - Indigenous Peoples Day! 


Since Nathan ‘Doggface’ Apodaca skateboarded his way into the world’s heart with Fleetwood Mac and cranberry juice, the Indigenous community has been looking for its next 30-second breakout star.

TIkTok Rock Out provides our community the opportunity to create a TikTok video with an Indigenous artist’s song as the backdrop. 

This fun and interactive video competition provided people with the opportunity to record a short TikTok video featuring 60 seconds of one of the following songs: 

  • Ernest Monias - If I Wanted You Girl #IMArockoutgirl
  • Keith Secola - NDN Kar #IMAndnkar
  • Eagle and Hawk - Sundancer #IMAsundancer
  • Buffy Sainte Marie - Starwalker #IMAstarwalker
  • Susan Aglukark - O’Siem #IMAosiem

Prizes to be awarded in each song category:

1st  $300

2nd $200

3rd  $100

Get to Know Your Host

Suzette Amaya, is Kwakwa̱ka̱ʼwakw, Cree, Nisga’a, Coast Salish pf the GwaSala-Nakwaxda'xw Nation, living on the unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples–Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations known as Vancouver. 

An Entreprenuer she is the owner of Suzette Amaya Lashes and the new web show " Suzette Amaya TV" seen on YouTube.  

A Motivational Speaker/Workshop Facilitator, Suzette is passionate about inspiring other to live healthy balanced lives and touches on topics such as; Sexual Abuse, Residential School, Building Confidence & Esteem, Radio, Media & Arts, Self Image, and Goal Setting. Social Media @SuzetteAmaya