Our Voice – Blog

Meet REMI

Spotlight - September 17, 2018

Melbourne artist REMI and musical collaborator Sensible J are one of the fastest-rising Hip Hop acts in Australia and are quickly gaining the attention of international tastemakers. REMI’s new album ‘Divas & Demons’ is OUT NOW. “This is the first body of work we’ve ever done that feels like it’s a diary. It’s pretty much …

Meet Tiyami Tosha

Spotlight - September 17, 2018

Random – “Excuse me miss, your hair is blocking my view” Tiyami Tosha – “In case you missed it, my hair IS the view!” That’s not an actual conversation Tiyami’s had, but after seeing some of her work that’s how her clients should be responding. Our hair is our crown, and with more people taking …

Meet Sampa The Great

Spotlight - September 17, 2018

Sampa the Great (Sampa Tembo) is a poet and singer-songwriter. Expressing herself through music, poetry and visual art, Sampa captures listeners with thought provoking words, while encouraging people to enjoy the simplicity of creativity. Sampa The Great hails from Africa, the motherland. Born in Zambia, she was then raised in Botswana when her family decided …

Meet Kaiit

Spotlight - September 17, 2018

Hailing from southeast Melbourne, the young songstress has been singing for as long as she can remember. Born in Papua New Guinea, Kaiit bounced back and forth between Australia and her homeland before her family eventually settled down in Melbourne. She grew up listening to alternative music, with her parents embracing the likes of Pink …

Act the Role, before you become the Role

Opinion - September 17, 2018

Hailing from southeast Melbourne, the young songstress has been singing for as long as she can remember. Born in Papua New Guinea, Kaiit bounced back and forth between Australia and her homeland before her family eventually settled down in Melbourne. She grew up listening to alternative music, with her parents embracing the likes of Pink …

Meet Wallace Gollan

Spotlight - September 17, 2018

Future soul singer and songwriter Wallace Gollan resonated with music at a young age. With a background in traditional jazz, a father whose heavy penchant for blues influenced Wallace’s own musical inflection, and a natural pull towards hip hop and soul, Wallace’s music is an exciting mosaic combination of all of the above. She possesses …

Meet Osei Banahene

Spotlight - September 17, 2018

Osei Owusu Banahene is a self-taught, passionate, Independent Documentary Filmmaker from Ghana who is now based in Australia. He has 10 years’ experience working with a number of production companies, television networks and on movie sets in Ghana – producing, directing, editing and as a cinematographer on a number of works. With a career and …

Talking Miss Africa Perth with Nqobile Valerie Mpofu

Events - April 4, 2018

Nqobile was one of the Miss Africa Perth 2017 finalists and she’s recently expressed interest in joining the POCreative team. We welcome her with open arms and have taken this opportunity to share her recent experience with MAP, and what to expect from her after the program.   Q – Hi Nqobile. Tell us, why …