Becks & Gail Tipene – Pop Duo

Becks Wright & Gail Tipene

Pop Duo Becks Wright and Gail Tipene


This pop duo consists of vocalists Becks Wright & Gail Tipene – they are professional singers, all the way. From disco to top 40, pop, rock, you name it. Covering all the great artists you want to hear at your party.
Both also perform in other specialist lineups: Gail’s group is a swing lineup, featuring three female vocalists and great costumes for the era of 1940s and 50s, suitable for retro functions, please contact this agency if interested in a 1940’s or WWII themed event.
Purrzazz Swing Band

Purrzazz Swing Band Lineup



Gail’s musical career has included working alongside many high profile local and international artists. From supporting UB40, to performing with iconic NZ artists Debbie Harwood, Sharon O’Neill, Annie Crummer, Shona Laing, Rikki Morris, Jordan Luck, John Rowles and “When The Cats Away” and living legend Chris Thompson of Manfred Mann in Bergan, Norway.
Gail has a wonderful stage persona and is the “Queen of Harmonies”, with a “can do” attitude.  Gail quotes “I love my job”.



Becks Wright is an experienced vocalist, performing regularly at both private and corporate functions. She is well experienced starring roles in professional stage shows such “Cinderella”, “Starlight Express” and “Rent”.
She also is a part of a duo with Michael Murphy, also featured on this website, hire-able as a duo or up to five piece, with added drummer, guitarist and more – depending on budget and size of event.
An extensive biography for Becks can be found on the link to the Michael Murphy Band page.


Below Video for live performances of “Landslide” and “I’m So Excited”.


Becks Wright and Michael Murphy

Becks Wright and Michael Murphy


Another pop duo featuring female vocalists is one half of The Mermaids Band being Joe Cotton & Pauline Berry.  Pauline also manages this agency and is the client’s point of contact. Click through to view here.