ARTIST: Nesian Mystik
Nesian Mystik is the explosive success story in New Zealand music. Their cultural backgrounds unite a remarkable diversity of Polynesia in bringing together Maori, Tongan, Samoan and Cook Island ancestry, have become one of the biggest names in music.
It began with the Gold-selling Top Ten debut Nesian Style at the end of 2001. Next up was It's On, another Gold-selling radio smash released in March 2002. It's On warmed the airwaves throughout the winter months, hitting No.2 in the Singles chart. But it was the November 2002 release of Nesian Mystik's album Polysaturated that saw fans excitement explode at New Zealand record stores.
Polysaturated burst into the album chart at Number One and was certified Gold by the end of its first week of sales and out sold every superstar out there in the overhyped holiday season market. By the end of June, the album was still in the national top 10 and was certified Four times Platinum. Critics united with fans in hailing the album as a landmark debut release by a New Zealand group...