Benee on chart success: 'It's pretty insane'

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 19 Dec 2019, 7:11PM
Benee performing at Roundhead Studios in Auckland this year. Photograph by Diego Opatowski.

Benee on chart success: 'It's pretty insane'

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 19 Dec 2019, 7:11PM

She's New Zealand's newest pop star, she cleaned up at this year's New Zealand music awards, and now her single Soaked was officially the most played local single of the year.

Benee, aka Stella Bennett, has already surpassed the likes of Six60 and The Drax Project to top the charts.

The 19-year-old rising star told Andrew Dickens that it's pretty insane, but she doesn't really understand what the chart success means. 

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