Nominated for: Auckland Council Best Pacific Female Artist Best Pacific Soul/Rnb Artist NZ On Air Best Pacific Music Video
Lou'ana is a Kiwi Pacific Artist, singer-songwriter, and musician known for her unique and captivating voice. Drawing inspiration from the infectious sounds of American funk, soul, and disco, she infuses these nostalgic grooves with her own unique spirit and personal narratives. With over a million streams on Spotify, Lou'ana's recent dance hit "Night Creature" reached #2 on the Hot 20 NZ Singles Chart and #25 on the Hot 40 Singles Chart. Lou'ana's debut album, "Moonlight Madness," earned her the title of Best Pacific Female Artist at the 2021 Pacific Music Awards and reached No.18 on the NZ top 20 Album charts. A seasoned performer with two solo tours and numerous high-profile shows under her belt, Lou'ana's energetic and engaging stage presence shines through. Beyond her own projects, she has also collaborated with notable artists to perform tribute shows for David Bowie, Rolling Stones, Elton John, and the soundtrack of Baz Luhrmann's "Moulin Rouge." Keep an eye out for more exciting disco-infused releases from Lou'ana in the near future.