VINCE HARDER | APRA Member since 2005
Vince was born and raised in West Auckland where his love of music and performing flourished. In 2003, he won the lead role of Simba in Disney’s Australian stage production ‘The Lion King’.
Seeking change after a year in the role, he became a dancer for Guy Sebastian on his ‘Beautiful Life’ Tour and in 2005, he came 3rd in the first Australian TV version of X-Factor. In 2008 Vince moved back to NZ where he collaborated with renowned DJ/Producer P- Money to release ‘Everything’ which soared to number one on the Kiwi charts in 2008 and was named Record of the Week on BBC1.
In 2011 Vince released his self-produced, debut solo album ‘The Space Between Us’. He’s now focused on his music production company HMG, and, his many writing and production credits include Titanium, Moorhouse and Stan Walker. He’s a finalist for the Maioha Award this year for his song ‘Aotearoa’.