Pauly Fuemana

Real Name:
Pauly Fuemana
Profile:
New Zealand singer, songwriter and musician. Fuemana was the lead singer of the music duo, OMC (Otara Millionaires Club), which was best known internationally for the 1995 hit, "How Bizarre".

Fuemana was born in Otara, New Zealand, on February 8, 1969. He was of half-Niuean and half-Māori descent. His father, Takiula, is originally from Mutalau, Niue, before immigrating to New Zealand.

Fuemana's musical duo, OMC, reached worldwide fame in 1996 with the single "How Bizarre", released in New Zealand in 1995, from their debut album of the same name. OMC, which consisted of Fuemana and Alan Jansson, ceased recording in 1997, but recorded again briefly in 2007.

Pauly Fuemana died following a short illness at North Shore Hospital, North Shore City, on January 31, 2010, shortly after 7:00 a.m. His death occurred shortly before his 41st birthday. For a few months prior to his death he had been suffering from a neurological condition, and also developed pneumonia.

Born February 8, 1969; died January 31, 2010.
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Pauly Fuemana Discography Tracks

Vocals

X 14968 Houseparty Houseparty - Dangerous Love(12") Southside Records, Festival Records X 14968 New Zealand 1991 Sell This Version
DG018, D31147 Fuemana Last Summer (as Paul F) and 5 more… Fuemana - New Urban Polynesian(CD, Album) Deepgrooves Entertainment, Deepgrooves Entertainment DG018, D31147 Australia & New Zealand 1994 Sell This Version
DG024, D11753 Fuemana Fuemana - Seasons(CD, Maxi) Deepgrooves Entertainment, Deepgrooves Entertainment DG024, D11753 1994 Sell This Version
Nathan Haines Twelve Nathan Haines - Shift Left (Album) Huh Records, Huh Records, Polydor Australasia 1995 Sell This Version
OMC OMC - How Bizarre (Album) Huh Records, Huh Records UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
KHD91 Various 4 All Of Us Various - Kiwi Hit Disc [March 2007] [91](CD, Comp, Promo) NZ On Air KHD91 New Zealand 2007 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

Houseparty Houseparty - Dangerous Love Southside Records, Festival Records Australia & New Zealand 1991 Sell This Version
OMC OMC - How Bizarre (Album) Huh Records, Huh Records UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
hh!4, 576092 2 OMC OMC - Right On(CD, Single) Huh Records, Polydor hh!4, 576092 2 Australia & New Zealand 1996 Sell This Version
KHD91 Various 4 All Of Us Various - Kiwi Hit Disc [March 2007] [91](CD, Comp, Promo) NZ On Air KHD91 New Zealand 2007 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

Various We R The OMC (as Paul Fuemana) Various - Proud: An Urban-Pacific Streetsoul Compilation (Comp) Second Nature, Volition Australia & New Zealand 1994 Sell This Version
Otara Millionaires Club* Otara Millionaires Club* - We R The OMC Remix (Maxi) Volition Australia 1995 Sell This Version
OMC OMC - How Bizarre (Single, Maxi) Huh Records, Huh Records New Zealand 1995 Sell This Version
7243 8 55326 2 7 Various How Bizarre (as Pauly Fueman) Various - Kiss FM Hits 3(CD, Comp) EMI 7243 8 55326 2 7 Finland 1996 Sell This Version
OMC OMC - Right On (Single, Maxi) Huh Records, Polydor Europe 1996 Sell This Version
OMC OMC - On The Run (Single, Maxi) Huh Records Europe 1996 Sell This Version
OMC OMC - How Bizarre (Album) Huh Records, Huh Records UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
LT-062-MX One Bizarre One Bizarre - How Bizarre(12") Lethal Records (5) LT-062-MX Spain 1996 Sell This Version
Various How Bizarre (as P. Fuemana) Various - Bolero Mix 13 (Comp) Blanco Y Negro (2), Blanco Y Negro (2) Spain 1996 Sell This Version
R.791 De Strangers 'T Is Toch Grâaf (as P. Fuemana) De Strangers - 'T Is Toch Grâaf (How Bizarre)(CD, Single) Rainbow R.791 Belgium 1996 Sell This Version
740 117-2 Various How Bizarre (Cibola Radio Mix) (as P. Fuemana) Various - MuchDance 1997(CD, Comp, Mixed) PolyGram Group Canada Inc., BMG Music Canada Inc., Sony Music 740 117-2 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
Various How Bizarre (as Fuemana) Various - Hit Zone 3 (Comp, Album) Sony Music, BMG Music Canada Inc., PolyGram Canada 1997 Sell This Version
740 106-2 Various How Bizarre (Cibola Radio Mix) (as P. Fuemana) Various - Pure Dance 1998(CD, Comp, Mixed) PolyTel 740 106-2 Canada 1997 Sell This Version
OMC OMC - Land Of Plenty (Single) Huh Records, Huh Records New Zealand 1997 Sell This Version
OMC OMC - I Love L.A. (Single) Huh Records, Huh Records New Zealand 1997 Sell This Version