American actor and rapper

Gary Paul Davis (born September 11, 1968 in Upland, California), known by his stage name Litefoot, is an American rapper and actor. He is of Cherokee and Chichimeca descent. He was the first Native American person to rap and he called his style of music, Tribalistic Funk.

Litefoot in 1995.
Litefoot in 1995.
Background information
Birth nameGary Paul Davis
Born (1968-09-11) September 11, 1968 (age 55)
Upland, California, United States
OriginUpland, California
GenresHip hop
  • Rapper
  • actor
  • singer
  • songwriter
  • businessman
Years active1989–present
LabelsRed Vinyl Records
WebsiteOfficial website

Davis is also an actor and acted in the movies The Indian in the Cupboard in 1995, Mortal Kombat: Annihilation in 1997, Kull the Conqueror in 1997 and Adaptation in 2002.