Delaena Rae Uses Knife
Her Lakota name is “Olawan un Wicawiyun Winyan” “Woman prepares them with song” is an enrolled member of Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe located Eagle Butte, South Dakota. Her parents are Matthew and Margie Uses Knife from Cheyenne River, South Dakota.
She is an inspiring gospel/r&b singer, native hoop dancer, inspiring model & artist. She won several talent awards at a young age of 12. Delaena Rae has performed across the United States from NY to Washington promoting an alcohol & drug-free lifestyle and encouraging our native youth of today.
She is attending college in Rapid City, S.D. graduating with Elementary Education degree and purposing her dreams to perform. As an inspiring modeling to Minnesota, New York, Buffalo, and South Dakota Black Hills Fashion Show.
A heart for the people she has been involved in several mission trips to mexico, monterrey from volunteering with the youth Saturdays and Sundays on different reservations.
Cante WasteYa Lecicyapi, Pilamayaye. I greet you with a warm heart, Thank You!
Upcoming events and photoshoots:
Modeling at Fierce Modeling Agency @ Rapid City, S.D. Shooting Glamour & Fashion.
Hoop Dancing at Native Nation Ablaze Tour: Pine Ridge, Cheyenne River, & Porcupine, South Dakota Revival April 8th,9th, & 10th, 2011
Hoop Dancing at AISES Region V Conference -School of Mines and Technology University 2011, Located Alex Johnson Motel, Rapid City from 6:30-9:00p.m. April 15th, 2011
Audition for X-Factor upcoming show