Welcome to RNZ's live coverage of the 2018 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards. We've got red carpet shots, backstage interviews with the winners, and the best bits from social media.
Clockwise from top left: JessB, Tami Neilson, Marlon Williams, Stan Walker, Ruban Nielson, Alien Weaponry, Julia Deans, Kanoa Lloyd
The 2018 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards took place on Thursday night at Auckland's Spark Arena with hosts Kanoa Lloyd (Jesse Mulligan's co-host on The Project) and Māori pop sensation Stan Walker.
The ceremony included performances from Che Fu and The Krates, Alien Weaponry, Jess B, Stan Walker, Six60, Robinson, Drax Project and Sons of Zion.
Find out who all the winners were here.
NZ Music Awards 2018 - what you need to know: