HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Moving from Hawaii to Los Angeles afforded Alx Kawakami the opportunity to perfect his songwriting and producing skills. With this lofty goal in mind, Alx released his new single "Fireknife" on May 12th.
In May 2015, Alx will embark on a promotional tour for FIREKNIFE that will span across the continental US, Hawaii, and Japan.
Born and raised on the island of Oahu, Alx has been a professional singer-songwriter for more than 12 years. He made the move to Los Angeles in 2014 to pursue music opportunities and collaborate with the best writers and producers that LA has to offer. Before his move to LA, Alx toured Japan, Hawaii and the US mainland with his family band – ManoaDNA. He has released 6 albums and has published over 40 original songs. Alx has produced and written songs for the Hawaii Tourism Authority, Suntory Beer Japan, McDonalds Hawaii, and in 2014 Alx co-produced a record that made it onto the Billboard Top 40 charts. FIREKNIFE is Alx's first solo release since 2012.