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Music in Parks online: Che Fu + King Kapisi

Line-up:  Che Fu, King Kapisi

Genre:  Roots, Reggae, Hip Hop

Date:  Thursday, 10 March 2022

Time:  From 8pm 

Venue:  Online


Following the cancellation of events until 2 April, Auckland Council's Music in Parks in partnership with Money for Jam is pleased to present Che Fu + King Kapisi - online!

Join us on Music in Parks Facebook page at 8pm each Thursday (10 March to 28 April) to view a series of eight episodes, featuring performances and interviews with a musician or band from the 2022 Music in Parks line-up. Don’t forget to follow Music in Parks on Facebook for more updates.

One of New Zealand's most successful male vocalists, Che Fu began his music career at high school with a group of friends. They formed the Low Down Dirty Blues Band, later changing their name to the legendary Supergroove. Their debut album Traction sold triple platinum and went on to win countless awards.

Samoan artist King Kapisi aka Bill Urale was the first Polynesian hip-hop artist to receive the prestigious APRA Silver Scroll Award for Songwriter of the Year for his single Reverse Resistance in 1999.

King Kapisi has released three albums, with local sales hitting the gold status mark. He has performed alongside Janet Jackson, Moby, Black Eyed Peas, Beastie Boys, Michael Franti & Spearhead and Red Hot Chili-Peppers and many more.

We are excited to have MusicHelps on board as our charity partner, visit MusicHelps & Music in Parks - Givealittle to donate to this unique charity dedicated to changing lives through the power of music.

Auckland Council is committed to supporting our musical talent as part of UNESCO City of Music.

Summer is calling.