Keeping the Fire Alive with Blue Flamez – Hip Hop Artist from Warm Springs Nation

Written by DJ Mkulima (The Farmer) on June 8, 2018

Last night Blue Flamez (Scott Kalama), of the Warm Springs Nation joined Learning to Grow with DJ Mkulima (The Farmer)! Blue Flamez shared his stunningly powerful story of the evolution of his musical project, his inspirations, and his strong message of resilience and empowerment. This episode marks the three year anniversary of Learning to Grow and what a way to honor the land for which we live on.

Listen to the archived Podcast here at KPSU, Soundcloud, or Mixcloud!

Blue Flamez was born and raised on the Warm Springs Nation located in central Oregon. It was during his formative years that he developed a passion for rhyme and beats. With the tragic passing of his older brother during Scott’s childhood a healing ceremony took place where he derived the name Blue Flamez for his musical project. With that, a career sparked which led Blue Flamez to winning the 2016 Native American Music Award (NAMA) for best music video – Rez Life! Despite his success as a burgeoning hip hop artist Blue Flamez decided to stay on his home turf of the Warm Springs Nation. It has been his passion for helping others, inspiring resilience, and empowerment which fuels the blue flames in Scott Kalama’s heart.

As always, Don’t forget to Keep on Growing out There!

Featuring traditional flute music from James Edmund Greeley

Learn more about Blue Flamez on his Website // Facebook // Soundcloud // Instagram // Youtube

Read a featured The Oregonian story about Blue Flamez.





  • Rez Life
    Blue Flamez
  • Stay True
    Blue Flamez
  • Beam Me Up
    Blue Flamez
  • King Without a Crown
    Blue Flamez
  • Warrior
    Blue Flamez
  • To The Sky (Ft. YL Yamio 263)
    Blue Flamez
  • Honoring the Super Natural 2006-2008
    James Edmund Greeley
  • West Sidah
    Blue Flamez
  • Shift Ya Paradigm
    Blue Flamez

  • Show Notes & Show Blogs


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