About JJ Kent
JJ Kent is the adopted son of a full-blooded Lakota woman from the Oglala band and along with his Muskogee heritage was immersed in a proud lineage of both Nations. As a speaker, musician and educator, JJ Kent represents the Oglala lakota Nation, whose heritage is indelibly inked on his soul. Some years ago, JJ was asked to share his knowledge of Native American History and story telling tradition with school children, which has become an important part of a spiritual journey for many. JJ has spoken at many different educational levels from college to elementary. He was a nominee at the 2005 Native American Music Awards and a nominee at the 2004 Indian Summer Music Awards. So through his music and education this entertainer has touched many different hearts. At present time JJ and his wife live in the Nashville, TN area.