Whakanuia Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori – Celebrate Māori Language Week - Mahuru 14
The theme of Te Wiki o te Reo Māori this year is 'Kia Kaha te Reo Māori - Let's make the Māori language strong'. Today we're featuring a Spotify Sampler playlist of the Waiata Maori Music Awards 2018 Nominees to get you hyped for this evening's award ceremony.
- Watch the Waiata Māori Music Awards 2018 Nominees for Best Music Video by a Māori Artist here.
The Waiata Māori Music Awards 2018 will be held in Hawkes Bay tonight with a star-studded gala event. There are limited general admission tickets still available - for more information and ticketing click here.
The full line up of nominees and categories for this years Waiata Māori Music Awards are:
Iconic Award Recipients
Keepers of Tradition: Derek Ladelli & Dame Georgina Kingi
Lifetime contribution to Māori Music Awards: Monty Cowan
Music Industry Award: Carl Perkins
Iconic Māori Music Composers Award - Historical: Ngatai Huata
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