Te Paamu Are the SFPB Grand Champions!

September 28th 2010
Winners of the 2010 Smokefree Pacifica Beats National Final, held at The Civic Theatre in Rotorua on Saturday 25 Sept night was “Te Paamu” from Otaki.

Te Paamu are the new SFPB Grand Champions AND receive 1st prize package of a $10,000 NZ on Air New Recording Artists & Music Video recording grant AND $3000 to spend at MusicWorks.

Te Paamu lead singer, Carne Doyle also won the Smokefree Best Vocals Award.

Runners Up & YPT Stage Image award winners were Servn8 from One Tree Hill High School, Auckland

APRA Best Song Award was won by A'preeshiate from Aranui High School, Christchurch for their song "You got to be Yourself".

MAINZ Scholarship for outstanding musicianship also went to A'preeshiate bass player Tusi Vaoga

Smokefree Mana Wahine award went to Lesa Iofi from A'preeshiate and the

YPT Language award was won by Te Urewera from Te Wharekura o Huiarau Ruatahuna.


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