Yes, she was in born in Papua New Guinea. But Ngaiire has spent most of her years abroad, where she built her music career.
And after more than a decade since her last performance, the New Ireland singer will once again take local stage.
Ngaiire makes an appearance tonight at the Cosmopolitan, performing songs from her second album Blastoma.
“A lot of them may be new to the people in PNG. I know there are some hardcore fans here who’ve been following but for the others, this will be more like an introduction for me to the PNG audience,” she said.