Tanya is an internationally renowned throat singer, artist and author from
Iqaluktuutiaq, Nunavut Canada. Her work has earned a multitiude of awards, including the Juno Awards, Canadian Folk Music Awards, WCMA Awards, Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards, ECMA and ImagineNative
Film & Media Awards. She is passionate and poignant, with her work speaking out about the treatment of Indigenous peoples. In December 2016, she was named a Member of the Order of Canada - the highest civilian medal awarded by the government for oustanding lifelong work and achievement.