Born on Gove Peninsula he spent time as a child on his grandmother’s land of Yathalamara, and now lives on Milingimbi Island. His culture, songlines, stories & history are deeply embedded in his resonant voice & soulful blend of traditional & contemporary songs.
Gawurra is a gentle and genuine young leader. He is an Elder in his community; the Old people gave him this knowledge and power. Passionate about keeping his Gupapungu language strong Gawurra is dedicated to sharing his music and culture with the world. His debut album has received numerous positive reviews from quality media such as SMH, The Age and a 4.5 out of 5 star review in Rolling Stone June issue. He will premiere his concert performance at the Walking with Spirits Festival in NT on Saturday July 23rd.
About this track...
NIMA WINNER 2016:
ALBUM OF THE YEAR
NEW TALENT OF THE YEAR
Other tracks by Gawurra: Ratja Yaliyali - Vine of Love - Mulunda [Kingfisher]
|Number Of People In Act||Solo|
|State/Territory Artist Is Based In||NT|
|City/Town/Region Artist Is Based In||East Arnhem Land|
|Taken From The Release Titled||Ratja Yaliyali|
|Copyright Holder's Name||Stanley Gawurra Gaykamangu|
|Media Servicing Date||2016-03-11|
|Genre 3||Australian Indigenous|
|Contains explicit lyrics or themes that may offend some listeners||No|
|Artist Official Web Site||http://www.gawurra.com|
|Artist Social Network Page||https://www.facebook.com/Gawurra/|
|Online Store Page 1|
|Online Store Page 2||http://www.caamamusic.com.au/product-category/caama-music-artists/|
|Content Provider||AUM PR & MGMT|