Lead Singer of the San Francisco Bay area band Leilani & The Distractions. Showcases include on stage performances with band members from, Earth Wind & Fire, Malo, Was Not Was, George Michael, Chaka Khan, Eric Burden and Elton John. Former lead singer & songwriter for the LA band The Dodo Heads.
Hawaiian Native – Maui, Born October 17th, 1975.
Kids Incorporated – Disney Auditions 1988
Loyal Gardner Mother’s day Concert 1988 – Original Song Performed “Aloha Grandma”
Local Radio Station Airplay 1989 – Original Song “Let Us Help the Ones Who Are Needy”
Brown Bags to Stardom – Hawaii 3rd Place Original Song Performed “Coming Back”
American Idol Season 2 – Las Vegas, NV
American Idol Season 6 – San Francisco, CA
Published Songwriter for artist Billy Hufsey 2004 – Original Song Cowritten “I Always Knew”
Open Call Theatre Showcase 2005 McCallum Theatre – Original Song Performed “Tadpole” with the Dodo Heads
Desert Star KMIR 6 CBS – Round One: 1st Place 2007
Palm Springs Voice – Contestant 2012
The Voice - Open Call 2019
Native San Francisco musician who studied guitar in Reno, NV. Performances include the Jackson 5 and San Diego, CA area bands. He's currently touring with Michael Furlongs Tom Petty Tribute Band & Richie Baron.