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SOUL SESSIONS EPISODE 1: INDIRA STEWART

Soul Sessions is a web series which New Zealand's Pacific gospel music scene. Episode 1 features the iconic Indira Stewart - award-winning journalist, NZ Idol runner-up and gospel music artist.

SOUL SESSIONS EPISODE 2: TJ TAOTUA

TJ Taotua is a singer-songwriter who plays R&B soul, jazz fusion and gospel music and has won two trophies at the NZ Pacific Music Awards for Best Pacific Gospel Album.This week on Soul Sessions TJ talks to Sara-Jane about his musical journey.

SOUL SESSIONS EPISODE 3: SILIKA ISAIA

Super talented Samoan singer-songwriter Silika Isaia joins host Sara-Jane Elika on this week's episode of Soul Sessions.New episodes out weekly | Sundays 7pm on TP+ tpplus.co.nz Made with Support from NZ On Air.#SoulSessionsNZ

SOUL SESSIONS EPISODE 4: AUCKLAND GOSPEL CHOIR

The Auckland Gospel Choir has been a stalwart in the New Zealand music scene for over 20 years. Choir Director Seumanu Simon Matāfai and members of the group join host Sara-Jane to hanuju (share stories) and sing together in this week's episode of Soul Sessions.Soul Sessions new episodes out every Sunday at 7pm on tpplus.co.nz: https://tpplus.co.nz/category/soul-sessions-season-one/

Soul Sessions Episode 5: Marley Sola

Samoan/Palagi artist Marley Sola first came to the spotlight on TV show X-Factor with his boy band Moorhouse. Since then he's gone on to have a successful solo career where he writes, records, produces and mixes all his own music.On this week's episode of Soul Sessions, Marley shares stories about his upbringing in Christchurch and his music and faith, and performs a powerful gospel duet with host Sara-Jane.