"I think at a time like this everyone needs a bit of that a bit of music to pull everyone together."
Some of Aotearoa's most well-known and celebrated songwriters have appealed for support.
Although COVID-19 means no live gigs, performances or award ceremonies it doesn't mean we can't appreciate Kiwi artists.
A concert in your living room has never been more possible.
"Being successful is not the remedy for everything."
The album was scheduled for release next Friday.
"Jail was important for me."
He describes it as an "open letter" to himself.
Presenting the night's biggest accolade might make some nervous, but not this guy.