Profile story on Whirimako Black Waka Huia TVNZ

Whirimako Black has built up a loyal jazz, blues and Māori fan base with her sublime te reo Māori and English songs. Whirimako has performed throughout Aotearoa, Europe and Australia over the past decade.  She creates a truly unique, intimate presence in her performances with a 'sublime and exceptionally expressive voice' that has been described as 'pure velvet'. Whirimako's distinctive sound, her use of traditional Māori musical forms and te reo Māori make her a unique and powerful voice for Aotearoa.