Six60, Benee, Drax Project and more record their iconic songs in Te Reo

Publish Date
Monday, 5 August 2019, 1:01PM

WAIATA / ANTHEMS features Six60, Stan Walker, Benee, Drax Project and more, to celebrate Māori Language Week / Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori 2019.

Māori Language Week runs September 9-15th this year, and to celebrate, some of NZ's top musicians are giving their music a shakeup.

Singer and songwriter Hinewehi Mohi is behind the project, to mark how far we have come as a country in terms of our incredible native language.

Benee performs Soaked, now Kua Kore He Kupu

Tracklist:

1. Hātea Kapa Haka - Aotearoa / God Defend New Zealand

2. Six60 - Kia Mau Ki Tō Ūkaipō / Don't Forget Your Roots

3. Stan Walker - Tēnā Rā Koe / Thank You

4. BENEE - Kua Kore He Kupu / Soaked

5. Drax Project - I Moeroa / Woke Up Late

6. Shapeshifter - Ngā Kano / In Colour

7. Kings - Kei Aro Atu Koe / Don’t Worry Bout' It

8. Tiki Taane - Kei Tōku Ngākau Nei Koe / Always On My Mind

9. Sons Of Zion - Pōtere Ana / Drift Away

10. Bic Runga - Haere Mai Rā / Sway

11. TEEKS - E Kore Rawa E Wehe / Never Be Apart

12. Tami Neilson - Roimata / Cry Myself To Sleep

 

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