Ladi 6

Real Name:
Karoline Tamati
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Starting her musical career in Christchurch New Zealand, Ladi was part of the all-girl hip-hop group Sheelahroc, who had the hit track 'If I Gave You The Mic' and Ladi was nominated for Best Vocalist/MC at the 2003 bNet Music Awards.

Ladi then moved to Auckland with her band Verse Two who quickly gained a reputation as a top New Zealand live soul/hip-hop group. They won the bNet Best New Act Award in 2004, toured New Zealand with packed shows and supported international acts such as The Roots and De La Soul. Ladi's vocals feature on stand-out tracks by some of Aotearoa's finest talent, including Shapeshifter, Scribe, Fat Freddy's Drop and 50Hz.

She spent six months living in Berlin and touring Europe in both 2010 and 2011. Her debut album Time Is Not Much debuted at number 4 on the New Zealand Top 40 Album chart. and her second album The Liberation Of... debuted at number 6 and was certified gold. Her single Like Water was certified platinum in June 2011. She has won many awards, including Best Female Solo Artist and Best Urban Hip Hop Album at the 2011 New Zealand Music Awards and Best Urban/Hip Hop Album at the 2009 New Zealand Music Awards.

As well as producing most of Ladi6's music, her partner Parks also provides backing vocals for many of her tracks.
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Albums

Ladi 6 - Time Is Not Much album art Ladi 6 Time Is Not Much (Album) Question Music New Zealand 2008 Sell This Version
Ladi 6 - The Liberation Of... album art Ladi6* The Liberation Of... (Album) Question Music 2010 Sell This Version
Ladi 6 - Automatic album art Ladi6* Automatic (Album) Question Music New Zealand 2013 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

COMPOST 299-1 Ladi 6 - Go Get It album art Sepalot* Feat. Ladi6* Sepalot* Feat. Ladi6* - Go Get It(12") Compost Records COMPOST 299-1 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
ladi001 Ladi 6 - Walk Right Up album art Ladi 6 Walk Right Up(7") Not On Label ladi001 New Zealand 2008 Sell This Version
none Ladi 6 - Ladi 6 Ep album art Ladi 6 Ladi 6 Ep(CDr, EP) Funktion Music Recordings none New Zealand 2008 Sell This Version
none, # Ladi 6 - Walk Right Up album art Ladi 6 Walk Right Up(File, Single) BBE, Question Music none, # 2010
WN12013 Ladi 6 - Sweet Love album art Opensouls Featuring Ladi6* Opensouls Featuring Ladi6* - Sweet Love(12") Wonderful Noise Productions WN12013 Japan 2010 Sell This Version
none, # Ladi 6 - Dark Brown / Question? album art Ladi 6 Dark Brown / Question?(File, Single) BBE, Question Music none, # 2010
none Ladi 6 - Jazmine D.L. album art Ladi 6 Jazmine D.L.(File, Single) Eskapaden Records none 2011
Derwin 006-1 Ladi 6 - Confusion Of A Lady album art Eva Be Feat. Ladi6* Eva Be Feat. Ladi6* - Confusion Of A Lady(12") Derwin Recordings Derwin 006-1 Germany 2012 Sell This Version
none Ladi 6 - Like Water album art Ladi6* Like Water(CD, Single, Promo) Question Music, Semetery none France 2012 Sell This Version
none Ladi 6 - Automatic album art Ladi 6 Automatic(File, Single) Eskapaden Records none 2013
none Ladi 6 - Diamonds album art Ladi 6 Diamonds(File, Single) Eskapaden Records none 2013
none Ladi 6 - Shine On album art Ladi 6 Shine On(File, Single) Eskapaden Records none 2013
PO340 Ladi 6 - Ikarus / Ready To Fly album art Ladi 6 Ikarus / Ready To Fly(7") Mucho Aroha Music PO340 New Zealand 2014 Sell This Version
none Ladi 6 - Beffy album art Ladi6* Beffy(File, AAC, Single) Question Music none 2016
WN12048 Ladi 6 - Beffy album art Ladi6* Beffy(7", Single) Wonderful Noise Productions WN12048 Japan 2016 Sell This Version
Ladi 6 - Royal Blue 3000 album art Ladi6* Royal Blue 3000 (EP) Question Music 2017 Sell This Version
LKS054V Ladi 6 - Royal Blue (Silent Jay, Sensible J & Leigh Fisher Remix) / Strong Woman (Remix) album art Ladi6* / Raiza Biza Ladi6* / Raiza Biza - Royal Blue (Silent Jay, Sensible J & Leigh Fisher Remix) / Strong Woman (Remix)(7", Single, Ltd) Low Key Source LKS054V Australia 2018 Sell This Version