Tiki Taane

Genre: Dubstep

Country of Origin: New Zealand

Tiki Taane, born Nathan Glen Taane Tinorau, is a New Zealand musician, music producer, live engineer & Maori activist. He was a member of leading New Zealand band Salmonella Dub but left after 11 years on 1 January 2007 to pursue a solo career. His debut album, "Past, Present, Future", was released on 22 October 2007 in New Zealand and has gone two times platinum, achieving a number one single, "Always On My Mind", which is the most successful single of all time in New Zealand. Becoming the first digital single to reach platinum sales & also holds the record by staying in the NZ Top 40 Charts for 54 weeks. Taane is also the exclusive live sound engineer for New Zealand drum and bass act Shapeshifter since their first gig in 1999. Taane has also helped with co-production & dubs on their studio albums & mixed their live album which was recorded with the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra at the Christchurch Town Hall. - Wikipedia