Heralded as one of the finest soul/RnB voices to emerge from Australia/New Zealand, Stan Walker is an artist that fits every playlist.
Not only has Stan earned a total of 6 gold and 4 platinum singles as well as 1 double platinum and 1 triple platinum single in New Zealand across 5 studio albums, he’s collected 8 New Zealand Music Awards along the way.
He’s won the Waiata Maori Award for Radio Airplay Record of the Year 5 times, in 2010, 2011 and then 3 consecutive years in a row from 2013 - 2015. In 2018 Stan released his self-titled EP, ‘Stan’, celebrating his triumph over cancer.
Stan is a talented song writer & composer. He also is the drive, creative director & director of his music videos.
Stan’s live performances are legendary, as well as headlining his own National Tours, Stan has shared a touring stage with Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, Ciara, Jay Sean, Travie McCoy, Ja Rule, Akon, The Exponents and Jessica Mauboy.
Stan is also an actor with 6 motion pictures and 1 short film, ‘Mt Zion’, ‘Born To Dance’, ‘Hunt For The Wilderpeople’, 'Poi E', ‘The Stolen’, ‘Chasing Comets’ and 'Nerds In Love'.
In addition to his passion for music and film, Stan is a leading humanitarian and is a staunch advocate for Maori/Pacific and Indigenous people best represented in the stunning video for ‘New Takeover’, and his work on the track ‘Aotearoa’.