Bob marley's music and lyrics had (and still have) a positive influence to people all over the world and in particular maori and polynesians.
The greatest musician and song writer ever and coming to Aotearoa in Oct - yeauh!
One of the most under-rated soul music artists. A genius with so many gems that never charted - possibly because his style was so different. Lots of Omar on boil-up radio.
Fat Freddys Drop
The best music to come out of Aotearoa in a long long time.
Love Luciano's voice and his lyrics are almost always conscious. His music is always uplifting - we need Luciano and others like him to reach the masses.