Ainslie Allen – New Zealand Country Entertainer of the year for 2018
New Zealand Country Entertainer of the Year 2018, Ainslie Allen is no stranger to the entertainment world. From her beginnings on McDonald’s Young Entertainers, Ainslie has etched out an amazing career as an independent country music artist.
From entertaining New Zealand and Australian troops in East Timor, to singing the National Anthem for the All Blacks, Silverferns, South Africa’s Springbok, the Wallabies, and French rugby teams, to touring Hawaii with John Rowles and Elvis Presley’s TCB band, and performing before a crowd of 250,000 at NZ’s biggest outdoor concert, Ainslie has some extraordinary experiences under her belt.
Fresh from the studio in Lyttelton with acclaimed producer Ben Edwards, Ainslie now brings her stories and original songs to the Country Music Festival at Tauherenikau.