Maiya Smith, internet’s latest sensation
At the tender age of 13, Maiya Smith is an internet sensation.
The Ngāti Kahungunu teenager is one of the dancers in hip-hop star Ciara's latest music video.
The video has clocked more than 15 million views to date.
The video put up two weeks ago has created dance frenzy online.
With all the attention, Smith is so happy to have had the experience with the superstar and wants to remain humble just like her.
In three weeks’ time, Smith will be off to Manila for the inaugural Studio Challenge competition.