Keahiwai is a Hawaiian music duo composed of musicians Mailani Makainai and Lei Melket. They are originally from Mililani, Hawaii.
Mailani and Lei met at Maryknoll School, Honolulu, Hawaii in 1991 and became friends. Each was unaware that the other had musical interests until 1997; Lei played the ukulele and Mailani was a singer. That year, the duo entered a school talent show and won. They began performing at family events and parties. In 1999 they landed their first professional gig at a local coffee shop.
Keahiwai released their debut album, Local Girls with producers Aaron Kimura and Jon Yamasato in May 2001. The album was nominated for five Na Hoku Hanohano Awards by the Hawai'i Academy of Recording Arts. The album won two awards: Most Promising Artist of the Year, and Favorite Entertainer of the Year.
Keahiwai released their second album, Satisfied, in 2002. Following the release ofЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Local Girls [29.05.2001, альбом]
- Satisfied [2002, альбом]