Too often, people who achieve fame forget their roots and become self-centered. This is so not the case with Vanessa Quai, one of the regions most celebrated artists. Writes Zhiad Khan.
Vanessa Quais extraordinary career is nothing short of a great roller coaster ride, but mostly it has been about success and triumph. Within a decade, she has become a musical icon in the Pacific with nine hit albums, numerous international accolades, and a host of philanthropic achievements.
But what makes her different from other contemporary divas is her using her iconic status as an entertainer to encourage and effect positive change in the lives of people.
The 24-year-old singer recently teamed up with UNICEF, UN Women, and fans of UNICEF Pacific on Facebook to produce a song in support of the Pacific UNiTE to End Violence against Women campaign.
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