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Jul 05

David Dallas

daviddallas1QUICK FACTS:

NAME: David Dallas

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BIRTH DATE: August 28, 1982

PLACE OF BIRTH: Auckland, New Zealand

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KNOWN FOR: NZ Hip Hop artist

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SHORT BIO / CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • 2014 – Supporting act for Eminem’s ‘Rapture’ tour to New Zealand
  • 2013 – Released his third album ‘Falling Into Place’ in New Zealand and debuted at #2 in the NZ album chart
  • 2013 – The single ‘Runnin‘ has been used in the trailer for the video game Madden 25 and also features in the video game FIFA 14
  • 2012 – Wrote and performed the theme music for Samoan Wrestlers The Usos “So Close Now”, which was released on iTunes by 31 October 2011 (Halloween) as part of the WWE Music Group
  • 2012 – Won Best Pacific Male Artist at the Pacific Music Awards
  • 2012 – Nominated for Best Pacific Urban Artist for ‘The Rose Tint’ at the Pacific Music Awards
  • 2012 – Nominated for Best Pacific Song for ‘Take A Picture’ at the Pacific Music Awards
  • 2012 – Nominated for Best Pacific Music Album for ‘The Rose Tint’ at the Pacific Music Awards
  • 2012 – Nominated for Best Music Video for ‘Take A Picture’ at the NZ Music Awards
  • 2011 – Nominated for Album of the Year for ‘The Rose Tint’ at the NZ Music Awards
  • 2011 – Nominated for Best Male Solo Artist for ‘The Rose Tint’ at the NZ Music Awards
  • 2011 – Nominated for Best Urban/Hip Hop Album for the ‘The Rose Tint’ at the NZ Music Awards
  • 2011 – Released his second album ‘The Rose Tint’ and was New Zealand’s highest selling hip hop album that year
  • 2010 – ‘The Tint Rose’ was shortlisted for Taite Music Prize
  • 2010 – Won Best Urban/Hip Hop album at the 2010 New Zealand Music Awards
  • 2010 – ‘Something Awesome’ was shortlisted for Taite Music Prize
  • 2009 – Released his debut album ‘Something Awesome’ – reaching #1 on NZ iTunes chart

 

 

 

 

 

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