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Brisbane, Australia | Established. Jan 01, 2010 | SELF | AFTRA

Brisbane, Australia | SELF | AFTRA
Established on Jan, 2010
Band R&B Reggae


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The best kept secret in music


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Still working on that hot first release.



Paua will take you to that place via Reggae
fusion, soulful RNB urges, incognito jazz spills, 808 ends, with melodic
transitions through dynamic horn blastsand harmonic vocals that’s
what makes everything beautiful about this band.

Creating chemistry between music and their
audience Paua replicate their stage shows the same way their
music echoes through their self-titled debut album released in 2011. 

They say ‘the two most powerful warriors are time and patience’ and with that
said Paua have set the pathway for the release of their
sophomore album this Summer that will take you as the listener through a
journey beyond what you already know.

The Paua heritage
of Aotearoa (New Zealand) expands into a collective of worldwide musicians with
the same love for Reggae music, all residing in Brisbane, Australia and having
toured New Zealand and Australian shores with numerous invitations to go
abroad, Jay says ‘we are extending our message to the world’.

shared the stage on proclaimed festivals such as ‘One Love Festival’, &
‘East Coast Vibes’ alongside reggae giants ‘Julian Marley’, ‘The
 ‘Katchafire’‘Herbs’ & ‘1814’ to
name a few, Paua are forever enlightening the masses.

fuelled the collective, and in 2013 they released their pumping single ‘Feel
the Fire’, continuing into the cruisy single ‘Crazy Bout You’ in 2014. 

Paua followed up with the Aug release of their own version to the
REM classic ‘Losing My Religion’ which went straight to #1 on both the
Australian and New Zealand iTunes Reggae Charts, with mainstream and regional
radio play in the South Pacific. 

Paua were very honoured to receive two nominations
at the 2012 Waiata Maori Music Awards - 'Best Song by a Maori Artist' and 'Best
Urban Roots Album'. Jay - Lead Singer/Songwriter also received an individual
nomination in the category of 'Best Maori Songwriter'.

Now 2015 their new single ‘What’s it Gonna Take’ released Nov 1st  in
lead up to their sophomore album, featuring 12 stellar tracks with the urge to
push this sound onto the global stages. This album has soul, this album has
sway, this album has been nurtured to bring PAUA TO THE PEOPLE!