LightningCloud is a North American hip hop group based out of Los Angeles, California. The duo consists of Crystle Lightning and MC RedCloud.
Crystle Lightning is a Plains Cree/First Nations (Hobbem/Enoch) indigenous woman, and began her show business journey at the tender age of four in Edmonton, Alberta. By the age of nine, Crystle and her family relocated to Hollywood California. A woman of many talents, Crystle Lightning is also a well established DJ. She is one half of the Hollywood DJ Crew "Ladies of The House”.
MC RedCloud, from the City of Hawthorne, is an indigenous legend with a highly exalted live performance track record. He has toured consistently with IMMORTAL TECHNIQUE, KRS ONE and EVIDENCE.
LightningCloud's debut album"LightningCloud" won BEST HIP HOP ALBUM at the 2012 Aboriginal People’s Choice Music Awards and BEST NEW ARTIST in 2013.