Anika Moa kicks off NZ Music Month 2012.
Tui award-winning musician Anika Moa will kick off NZ Music Month in Christchurch on May 1st with the official launch at the Rakaia Centre Atrium and then headline a one off show at Dux Live the following night.
After 12 years in the music business, Moa has received numerous APRA silver scroll nominations, a debut double platinum with 'Thinking Room' and platinum status with her third album 'In Swings The Tide'. Her most recent studio album 'Love In Motion' went Gold and was followed up by a covers version of the same album performed by her musical friends including Street Chant, Cairo Knife Fight and Julia Deans.
More recently Anika has been gracing our airwaves as part of the Maori TV series 'Songs From The Inside' which is receiving much critical acclaim and even a mention in parliament from the spokesman for Art Culture & Heritage.