Music

Voqa ni Delai Dokidoki dedicates win to father

“THIS is for our father.”

Seniboro Jnr Group making waves

THEIR song Kua ni vakatagici au is a local hit at the moment on the air and in nightclubs around Fiji, not forgetting overseas where many Fijians tune in daily. The Seniboro Junior Group has been making waves at every functions and events with a song that is close to their composer Eminoni Qaralawaki’s heart....

FPRA awards welcome new sponsor

THE Fiji Performing Rights Association yesterday received $5000 from Fintel for the FPRA music awards. Director Laisa Vulakoro said this was the first time Fintel was sponsoring the FPRAMAs. “We are so grateful to FINTEL who has come on board for the first time this year to sponsor the awards,” Vulakoro said. She also acknowledged...

Tabs investments gives $20k to music

TABS investments for the third year has come on board to sponsor the Fiji Performing Rights Association Music awards for 2018.

Drixstar gets three nominations

NEWCOMER Andrew Bolakoro entered one song and its earned him three nominations, one of which is for the premier award at the FPRA Music Awards (FPRAMAs) to take place later this month in Suva.

New Methodist sponsors best gospel category at music awards

THE New Methodist Christian Fellowship has come on board to sponsor the best gospel category at this year’s Fiji Performing Rights Association (FPRA) Music Awards next month. An amount of $5000 was given by the New Methodist Christian Fellowship for this year’s FPRA music awards and sponsorship for the best gospel category will be done...

Shranvi follows family’s musical tradition

HAVING an ambition and passion for singing from a very young age has paid off for 11-year-old Shranvi Ram who is making a name for herself in the local Hindi music industry. In this week’s Backtracks column, this newspaper caught up with Shranvi together with her parents to highlight her achievements as one of the...

Music from the heart

THE life of a musician has traditionally been one with many highs, and oh so many lows. Talk to any musician, young or old, and they will tell you that it’s a low income job that sees many artists bouncing between bands. For working performers nothing is guaranteed — there is no security of pay,...