18 Jan 2023

Essential NZ Albums: The Feelstyle - Break It To Pieces

From Essential New Zealand Albums, 10:00 am on 18 January 2023

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Using his stage name Tha Feelstyle, Samoan-born rapper Kas Futialo made his groundbreaking album, Break It To Pieces, mixing Pasifika beats with hip-hop, funk and no shortage of catchy hooks. Some of the music featured prominently in the film Sione's Wedding. In this episode of Essential Aotearoa Albums, Nick Bollinger discusses the album's subtle fusion of styles, including a fresh interview with its producer, Andy 'Submariner' Morton.