Category Archives: Music

Life After The X-Factor

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Had the pleasure of chatting to Dubai digital mag, Musivv, about life.

Click the the pic above to have a look!

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More Christmas Cheer

Excited to share the video of my holiday single Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas!

If you enjoy it, feel free to please share it around. You can find the single on Spotify, iTunes and all the usual stores.

Merry Christmas!

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ARIA Music Awards 2019

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Had a blast attending the ARIA Music Awards 2019.

Such a great night!  Big congrats to all the winners and nominees.

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Even made my first ‘best dressed’ list haha.  Thanks GQ!

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Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

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It’s been such a long time, but I’m so excited to finally share some music with you all again!

I planned to do this all year, but when things got kinda crazy I almost didn’t follow through with it!  So glad I did though…  Thanks Rika Setu-Galo, Lara Tenhoorn and Chris ‘TEK’ O’Ryan for helping me bring it to life.

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas is out everywhere on iTunes, Spotify and all the usual stores.  Hope it makes you feel good and yes, that’s me on Santa’s lap haha x

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Recently had a great chat with the NZ Herald about our show.  Kiwis can find it in today’s paper, everyone else can click here.

See you next week, Auckland!

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Look forward to sharing Madiba the Musical with Auckland real soon.

Here’s an interview I had with Stuff.co.nz.  Click here to read.

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MADIBA in Perth

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That’s a wrap for our Perth season of Madiba the Musical at Crown Theatre.

Adelaide, you’re next.

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With Nick Afoa.

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Michael Cassel Group Christmas

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At the Michael Cassel Group Christmas party a few weeks back.  So nice seeing some of my Beautiful: The Carole King Musical family.

Thanks for having us and for a great night! x

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Chatting to Daily Telegraph about barbers, breakfasts and life in the burbs.

Click the pic to read.

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Life is a Gift

Not so long ago, I had a blood clot shoot to my right lung, killing off part of it.  Essentially meaning I now live with 1.5 lungs.

It was an experience that left me confronted with my own mortality and with so many questions: why this would happen to someone so fit and healthy, what life’s really about then, whether I’d be able to ever perform again…  Just so many thoughts.

It’s been the first time I’ve publicly shared about what’s been my greatest personal challenge.  I’m extremely grateful to be here and hopeful about the future.  Big thanks to Jonathon Moran and Daily Telegraph.

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A Sweet Symphony

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Performing The Bush Concert series with Sydney Symphony Orchestra at the iconic Sydney Opera House was a career milestone and an absolute dream come true.

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Chatting with CelebMix

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About what’s been happening.  Click on the pic to read.

Thanks so much for having me, CelebMix.

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King Role a Crowning Glory

I recently had a candid chat with Hills Shire Times and Rouse Hill Times about Beautiful, new music and future goal posts.

Have a read by clicking either one of the articles.

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BEAUTIFUL: The Carole King Musical

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So glad to finally share that I’ve joined the Aussie cast of Broadway hit, BEAUTIFUL: The Carole King musical, as part of American R&B/Soul group, The Drifters!

Growing up, Carole’s Tapestry album was a staple for us (thanks mom).  Who’d of thought that one day I’d get to be part of telling her story?  Man…  Life sure is an adventure.

We open at Sydney Lyric Theatre this September.

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‘GREASE’ Opening Season

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Wow Brisbane.  Over 14,000 of you came out to see us.

Thanks so much for making opening season one to remember.  Grateful.

Newcastle, you’re next.  And to our incredible cast and crew, I miss you already x

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Halogen ImagiNATION

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Had the best time sharing my thoughts on leadership and influence at Halogen ImagiNATION.

It’s such a privilege investing in the next generation.  Thanks Halogen Australia for having me.

Also, shout-out to Scott Tweedie and Gemma Knight for being ace hosts

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Memories of Ghana

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When I think about the week I spent in Ghana, oh man … words escape me.

Getting to participate in the country’s 60th Independence Day celebrations, taking in their stunning landscape, rich culture and passionate people, I’m floored.  And so thankful.

I always gain fresh perspective while traveling.  But being South African-born, standing on African soil again was extra special.  A spiritual experience.

Massive thanks must go to my beautiful and generous friend, Darlene Zschech, for having me along.

You know, we joke a lot about the whole ‘hashtag blessed’ thing on social media.  But for real…  Through life’s rough times and my (many) flaws, moments like these are just another reminder of how blessed I really am x

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Getting Real with Broadway World

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In my first chat with Broadway World, I don’t hold too much back.

So if you don’t mind a some get-real revelations, click on my face and see.

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Cool Has No Colour

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Some great conversation with Theatre People about all things Grease: The Arena Experience.

Click my leather jacket to read on.

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Silent Night

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Surprise!  My new Christmas single, Silent Night.

Whether it’s bringing the ones you love together, getting into the festive spirit or just something nostalgic to play while you go about your day, my hope is that this song adds to your life in some way.

You can find it now on iTunes and watch the video below.

Big love x

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