Inuit Singers Elisapie Isaac and Simon Lynge
Originally aired on PRI’s “The World”
“…which nobody wanted in the village. Everybody took, you know, cashier at the co-op, stuff like that, working at the school. And the only thing that nobody applied to is the TV and radio station, and I was like, are you guys crazy?”
She began working as a radio and TV host. Elisapie says it was a turning point for her.
“I realized that I may be shy, but in front of the camera, I think I sort of transformed into another person, maybe the artist that I wanted to become — so slowly going towards music.”