“Potlatch” #99 with a bullet!

Probably one of the most visible pop-culture uses of the Chinook Jargon word “Potlatch” was this #99 hit by the Native American band Redbone:

Redbone - Potlatch_(album)_cover(Their drummer was from Neah Bay.)

It wasn’t as big as their hit “Come and Get Your Love”, but it was right for the times.

 

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