Ruby Hunter

Real Name:
Ruby Charlotte Margaret Hunter
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Born: 31st October, 1955
Died: 17th February, 2010

Australian singer and songwriter. She was a member of the Ngarrindjeri Aboriginal nationality, and often performed with her partner, Archie Roach, whom she met at the age of 16, while both were homeless teenagers. She received two ARIA (Australian Recording Industry Association) Award nominations in 2000.

Hunter won Deadlys (an annual celebration of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander achievement in music, sport, entertainment and community) in 2000 for Female Artist of the Year, 2003 for Outstanding Contribution to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Music and 2004 for Excellence in Film & Theatrical Score. With Archie Roach and Paul Grabowsky she wrote and performed the concert "Ruby's Story", which tells her life story through song and spoken word.
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Artist

Albums

Ruby Hunter - Thoughts Within album art Ruby Hunter Thoughts Within (Album) White (6) 1994 Sell This Version
Ruby Hunter - Feeling Good album art Ruby Hunter Feeling Good (Album) Mushroom Records Pty. Ltd. Australia 2000 Sell This Version
none Ruby Hunter - Ruby album art Archie Roach, Ruby Hunter, Paul Grabowsky, Australian Art Orchestra Archie Roach, Ruby Hunter, Paul Grabowsky, Australian Art Orchestra - Ruby(CD, Album) AAO none Australia 2005 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

ruby-1 Ruby Hunter - I Am A Woman album art Ruby Hunter I Am A Woman(CD, Single, Promo, Pla) Mushroom ruby-1 Australia Unknown Sell This Version