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2020 Na hoku hanohano Award Winner

Kala'e's album, "Feel at Home," was named the Contemporary Acoustic Album of the Year at the 2020 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards (Hawaiian Grammy's)!


Kala'e received two nominations at the 2020 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards: Contemporary Acoustic Album of the Year & Male Vocalist of the Year.  His album is available to download/stream on all digital media outlets!


Wedding Music Video

2018 Na Hoku Hanohano Awards

On June 17th, 2017, Kala'e married the love of his life, Layla Hanohano-Tripp, daughter of renowned Hawaiian musician, Rupert Tripp Jr. (Nalu/Kohala).  Layla, a musician herself, can often be found making special guest appearances at Kala'e's gigs.  For their wedding, they recorded a cover of "Honestly" by Ekolu and filmed a music video as their same day edit.

On June 19th, 2018, Kala'e's debut album, "Working Man," earned him the recognition of being one of Hawaii's "Most Promising Artists" at the Na Hoku Hanohano Awards.  He had the honor of performing at the prestigious award show, along side his cousin, Lito Arkangel, who was nominated for Male Vocalist of the Year. 

Be Like You

Kala'e's newest single, "Be Like You," was written for his Mom and is dedicated to every single hard working mother in the world.  It is now available on iTunes & all digital media outlets. Listen here!

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