NZ Music Awards: Stan Walker's mixtape (+audio)

By Rachel Bache

In the lead up to this year's Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards we have asked some of the finalists to share their personal New Zealand music mixtapes, including all-time favourites or current picks.

Stan Walker is nominated for the Vodafone Single of the Year and People's Choice Award in this year's VNZMA.
Stan Walker is nominated for the Vodafone Single of the Year and People's Choice Award in this year's VNZMA.

Stan Walker has become a household name across the country. Thrust into the spot light after winning the final season of Australian Idol in 2009, Stan has since stared in the film Mt Zion, featured as a judge and mentor on The X Factor NZ and most recently performed on the same stage as his idol, Beyonce, as an opening act on her New Zealand tour.

Stan Walker has now been nominated in this year's NZ Music Awards for the Vodafone People's Choice Award, as well as the Vodafone Single of the Year for Take It Easy.

Have a listen to songs from some of Stan Walker's favourite New Zealand artists.

Warning: Some songs may contain explicit language.

You can play all the mixes for yourself via Spotify on the web. Or go straight to the official VNZMA Spotify profile.

The 48th annual Recorded Music NZ Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards ceremony is at Auckland's Vector Arena on Thursday 21 November. The show is being broadcast on the night on FOUR. nzmusicawards.co.nz. Tickets cost just $25 and can be purchased from ticketmaster.co.nz

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- nzherald.co.nz

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