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Whenua Patuwai releases debut single


Whenua Patuwai releases debut single

Sony Music is proud to announce that due to overwhelming public demand X FACTOR NEW ZEALAND runner up, WHENUA PATUWAI will release his debut single ‘SOMETHING SPECIAL’ today, available on iTunes now and available as a physical single from Tuesday 30th July.

The good news doesn’t end there, Whenua will have the opportunity to perform songs from the show along with his new single as he joins fellow X Factor colleague STAN WALKER on the road this September as the official support act on Stan’s upcoming ‘WORLD TOUR OF NEW ZEALAND’.

After a hugely successful debut season of X Factor New Zealand, it was a close race to the end for Whenua and fellow finalist and eventual winner, JACKIE THOMAS.

Hosted by Dominic Bowden, with Melanie Blatt, Daniel Bedingfield, Stan Walker and Ruby Frost as the four-strong judging panel, The X Factor NZ is the first local version of the global television phenomenon format put on the map by music mogul Simon Cowell.

FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Whenua-Patuwai

ITUNES LINK: https://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/something-special-single

CHECK WHENUA OUT ON STAN WALKER’S WORLD TOUR OF NEW ZEALANDTICKETS ON SALE NOW

Full dates and ticket information below:

Wednesday September 4

Civic Theatre

Rotorua

Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 0800 111 999/www.ticketmaster.co.nz

Thursday September 5

Founders Theatre

Hamilton

Tickets available from Ticketek - 0800 TICKET (842 538)/ www.ticketek.co.nz

Friday September 6

Holy Trinity

Tauranga

Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 0800 111 999/www.ticketmaster.co.nz

Saturday September 7

Town Hall

Auckland

Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 0800 111 999/www.ticketmaster.co.nz & The Edge 0800 BUY TICKETS/www.buytickets.co.nz

Tuesday September 10

War Memorial Hall

Edgecumbe

Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 0800 111 999/www.ticketmaster.co.nz & 1XX 267 The Strand Whakatane

Wednesday September 11

Waitomo Cultural Centre

Te Kuiti

Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 0800 111 999/www.ticketmaster.co.nz & Te Kuiti i-site

Thursday September 12

TSB Arena

New Plymouth

Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 0800 111 999/www.ticketmaster.co.nz

Friday September 13

Regent on Broadway

Palmerston North

Tickets available from Ticket Direct – 0800 224 224 / www.ticketdirect.co.nz

Saturday September 14

Michael Fowler Centre

Wellington

Tickets available from Ticketek - 0800 TICKET (842 538)/ www.ticketek.co.nz

Monday September 16

Royal Wanganui Opera House

Wanganui

Tickets available from the venue & www.royaloperahouse.co.nz

Tuesday September 17

Town Hall

Masterton

Tickets available from Ticketek - 0800 TICKET (842 538)/ www.ticketek.co.nz

Thursday September 19

Air Force Museum Wigram

Christchurch

Tickets available from Ticketek - 0800 TICKET (842 538)/ www.ticketek.co.nz

Friday September 20

Regent Theatre

Dunedin

Tickets available from Ticket Direct – 0800 224 224 / www.ticketdirect.co.nz

Saturday September 21

Civic Theatre

Invercargill

Tickets available from Ticket Direct – 0800 224 224 / www.ticketdirect.co.nz

Wednesday September 25

Regent Theatre

Greymouth

Tickets available from Book My Show bookmyshow.co.nz & the venue.

Thursday September 26

NBS Theatre

Westport

Tickets available from Book My Show bookmyshow.co.nz & the venue.

Friday September 27

Nelson College School Hall

Nelson

Tickets available from Ticketek - 0800 TICKET (842 538)/ www.ticketek.co.nz

Saturday September 28

Stadium 2000

Blenheim

Ticket Direct - 0800 224 224 / www.ticketdirect.co.nz

Monday September 30

Town Hall

Dannevirke

Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 0800 TICKET / www.ticketek.co.nz

Tuesday October 1

Hawke’s Bay Opera House

Hastings

Tickets available from Ticketek - 0800 TICKET (842 538)/ www.ticketek.co.nz

Wednesday October 2

Great Lakes Centre

Taupo

Tickets available from Ticketek - 0800 TICKET (842 538)/ www.ticketek.co.nz

Thursday October 3

Town Hall

Pukekohe

Tickets available from Ticketmaster – 0800 111 999/www.ticketmaster.co.nz

Friday October 4

Forum North

Whangarei

Tickets available from Ticketek - 0800 TICKET (842 538)/ www.ticketek.co.nz

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