Wellington, Wellington, North Island, New Zealand (1974 – present)
Samoan artist King Kapisi aka Bill Urale was the first Polynesian hip-hop artist to receive the prestigious APRA Silver Scroll Award for Songwriter of the Year for his single Reverse Resistance in 1999.
King Kapisi has released three albums, Savage Thoughts (2000) and 2nd Round Testament (2003) and Dominant Species (2005) they were released in Australia with local sales hitting the gold status mark.
The award-winning artist was nominated for 13 awards at the 2001 New Zealand B.Net Awards… read more
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