Album · 2009 · 18 Songs. Terry Hanks & Verdell Primeaux. Spiritual Medicine "A Collection of Peyote Songs".
Verdell Primeaux is of Oglalla/Yankton Sioux and Ponca heritage and was born in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. He has a daughter by the name of Wichoni and two sons by the names of Kurdell and Ordell. Verdell now resides in Tuba City, Arizona. Primeaux sings Native American Church peyote songs with Johnny Mike. Johnny Mike is a Diné (Navajo) from Kitsili, Black Mesa, Arizona.
Verdell Primeaux - Dreams 02:33. Verdell Primeaux - Straight Song 6 01:54. Verdell Primeaux - Straight Song 7 01:52. Verdell Primeaux - Straight Song 8 02:36. Verdell Primeaux - Lost and Lonely 02:35. Verdell Primeaux - Walking Down That Road 03:22.
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Lost and Lonely (Vocal Version). Dreams (Vocal Version). Top Songs By Verdell Primeaux. 1. Four Harmonized Peyote Songs 1. Verdell Primeaux & Johnny Mike.
Verdell Primeaux is a Oglala, Yankton/Ponca singer and songwriter in the Native American Church tradition of peyote songs, accompanied by rattle and water drum. He and Johnny Mike (Navajo) are known as the duo Primeaux and Mike. Primeaux was born in 1966 in Scottsbluff, Nebraska to the Pine Ridge Oglala Lakota Nation, South Dakota, and is the son of noted peyote singer Francis Primeaux Senior and grandson of Harry Primeaux. He currently resides in Many Farms, Arizona with his wife and children.
Francis Primeaux is the first recording artist of the Yankton Sioux Album recorded in Oklahoma. Verdell started at age 15 recording with his dad and brothers. Verdell Primeaux and Johnny Mike have contributed an immense amount of healing music for many years (and have won Grammies,Nammys for their achievements) and have brought much comfort and spiritual grace.