Tom Scott wins 2019 Taite Music Prize

music news 17/04/2019

Auckland rapper Tom Scott's latest project Avantdale Bowling Club has won the 2019 Taite Music Prize.

Named after late music journalist Dylan Taite, the award recognises outstanding creativity in an album.

Along with the coveted award, Scott (of Home Brew, @peace and Average Rap Band) took home $10,000 cash and receives recording time at the Red Bull Studios.

Check out his acceptance speech above or F(r)iends - one of his releases with Avantdale Bowling Club - below!