Pauly Fuemana

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Pauly Fuemana
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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 1996 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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Vocals

X 14968 Houseparty Houseparty - Dangerous Love(12") Southside Records, Festival Records X 14968 New Zealand 1991 Sell This Version
DG018, D31147 Pauly Fuemana - New Urban Polynesian album art 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 Pauly Fuemana - Seasons album art Fuemana Fuemana - Seasons(CD, Maxi) Deepgrooves Entertainment, Deepgrooves Entertainment DG024, D11753 1994 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - Shift Left album art Nathan Haines Twelve Nathan Haines - Shift Left (Album) Huh Records, Huh Records, Polydor Australasia 1995 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - How Bizarre album art OMC OMC - How Bizarre (Album) Huh Records, Huh Records UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
KHD91 Pauly Fuemana - Kiwi Hit Disc [March 2007] [91] album art 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

Pauly Fuemana - Dangerous Love album art Houseparty Houseparty - Dangerous Love Southside Records, Festival Records Australia & New Zealand 1991 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - How Bizarre album art OMC OMC - How Bizarre (Album) Huh Records, Huh Records UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
hh!4, 576092 2 Pauly Fuemana - Right On album art OMC OMC - Right On(CD, Single) Huh Records, Polydor hh!4, 576092 2 Australia & New Zealand 1996 Sell This Version
KHD91 Pauly Fuemana - Kiwi Hit Disc [March 2007] [91] album art 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

Pauly Fuemana - Proud: An Urban-Pacific Streetsoul Compilation album art 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
voltcd101 Pauly Fuemana - Boiling Point album art Various We R The OMC Remix (Depth Charge Mix) (as P. Fuemana) Various - Boiling Point(CD, Comp) Volition voltcd101 Australia 1995 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - We R The OMC Remix album art Otara Millionaires Club* Otara Millionaires Club* - We R The OMC Remix (Maxi) Volition, Second Nature 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 Pauly Fuemana - Kiss FM Hits 3 album art Various How Bizarre (as Pauly Fueman) Various - Kiss FM Hits 3(CD, Comp) EMI 7243 8 55326 2 7 Finland 1996 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - Right On album art OMC OMC - Right On (Single, Maxi) Huh Records, Polydor Europe 1996 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - On The Run album art OMC OMC - On The Run (Single, Maxi) Huh Records Europe 1996 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - How Bizarre album art OMC OMC - How Bizarre (Album) Huh Records, Huh Records UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
LT-062-MX Pauly Fuemana - How Bizarre album art One Bizarre One Bizarre - How Bizarre(12") Lethal Records (5) LT-062-MX Spain 1996 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - Bolero Mix 13 album art 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 Pauly Fuemana - 'T Is Toch Grâaf (How Bizarre) album art 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
PCD 484 Various Right On (Edit) (as Pauly Fuemana-Lawrence) Various - Focus - January 1997(CD, Comp, Promo) Mercury, Polydor PCD 484 Canada 1996 Sell This Version
PCD 469 Pauly Fuemana - Dancefocus ‘96 album art Various How Bizarre (Radio Mix) Various - Dancefocus ‘96(CD, Comp, Promo) Mercury, Polydor, PolyTel PCD 469 Canada 1996 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - MuchDance 1997 album art Various How Bizarre (Cibola Radio Mix) (as P. Fuemana) Various - MuchDance 1997 (Comp) PolyGram Group Canada Inc., BMG Music Canada Inc., Sony Music Canada 1997 Sell This Version
Pauly Fuemana - Hit Zone 3 album art Various How Bizarre (as Fuemana) Various - Hit Zone 3 (Comp, Album) Sony Music, BMG Music Canada Inc., PolyGram Canada 1997 Sell This Version