Ngati Maniapoto, musician. Tiki Taane is a New Zealand musician and former member of leading New Zealand band Salmonella Dub.
Tiki left Salmonella Dub on 1 January 2007 to pursue a solo career. His debut album, “Past, Present, Future”, was released in 2007 in New Zealand and has gone two times platinum, achieving a number one single, “Always On My Mind”, which is the most successful single of all time in New Zealand. Tiki is also the live sound engineer for New Zealand drum and bass act Shapeshifter.
SOTK found Tiki in his studio north of Wellington, he performed his now classic song “Always on my Mind” on a Laurie Williams Tui.