23 Oct 2013

Shona Laing, winner of NZ Music Awards, Legacy Award 2013

From Nine To Noon, 9:35 am on 23 October 2013

NZMA Shona Laing and award courtesy NZMA Shona Laing has been awarded the 2013 New Zealand Music Awards Legacy Award, give to artists who have paved the way for future generations.

Laing's public life began with a TV talent show appearance as a 17 year-old in 1972, and she's been writing songs and performing - off and on - ever since.

Shona Laing talks to Kathryn Ryan during Nine to Noon about the ups and downs of her career in music.

Photo courtesy Topic Photos.