Stan Walker tops the charts in the first ever 'Te Reo Maori Top 10' music rankings

Publish Date
Monday, 21 June 2021, 1:50PM

The official New Zealand Top 40 have introduced a Te Reo Maori Top 10 music chart, Ngā Waiata Kairangi I Te Reo Māori, which will showcase the top performing te reo songs for the week. 

Saturday marked the first time the charts had been released, with Stan Walker taking out the top spot with 'Tua' featuring Ibanez Maeva.

 In order to qualify for the Official Te Reo Māori Top 10 chart, vocals must be performed primarily in te reo Māori., or at least 70% of all vocals to be performed in te reo.

Find the full list of the top 10 singles for this weeks Ngā Waiata Kairangi I Te Reo Māori below.

  1. Tua - Stan Walker ft. Ibanez Maeva
  2. Karawhiua - Katchafire
  3. Utua - Maimoa
  4. Kōrukatia / Bathe In The River - Hollie Smith ft. Don McGlashan
  5. Tukituki Te Manawa - Drax Project
  6. Waitī Waitā - Maisy Rika
  7. He Kakano Ahau - Stan Walker with the Lavites
  8. Hiwa-I-Te-Rangi - Maisy Rika
  9. E Te Tau - Maimoa and Hops
  10. Taku Raumiri - Uru Whetu ft. Torere And Te Aroha