Hirini Melbourne & Richard Nunns
Aroha Yates-Smith

Aroha Yates-Smith was invited to collaborate with Hirini Melbourne and Richard Nunns on their critically acclaimed CD/DVD, Te Hekenga-ä-rangi (2003), the second album Hirini and Richard released for Rattle ofter their highly acclaimed, gold-selling landmark release, Te Ku Te Whe (1994). Aroha's evocative voice and deep understanding of the material makes Te Hekenga-a-rangi one of the most emotionally effecting albums in the Rattle catalogue.