Residing in The"SIN CITY" known as Las Vegas, Nv, Hawaiian influenced reggae group Haleamano (HA.LEI.AH.MAH.NO) is known for their upbeat sound with highly energized live performances. The carry a unique sound of soothing RnB/Lovers rock mixed with rootsy style of reggae with rock and dancehall influence. Originally being formed in 2005 by Ryan Fleming ( rhythm guitar, vocals, and producer). There sound has transformed many times after find ing additional singers Israel Waahila(vocals and ukulele) and Justin Centeno (Lead guitar and Vocals). The band tends to attract a wide range of audiences of all ages due to their diverse styles of reggae.
They were leaked into the scene in 2008 while being a back band for Island Reggae Artist Pati. They traveled and played in Utah, Cali, and Las Vegas.
June of 2010 was the release of their first full-length album. Their translated self-titled album "House of Sharks " carried 12 tracks of hard hitting originals with popular songs such as "Love me for me", "JAH Soldier" and "Temptationz" which carried #1 spot on Pipeline2paradise Radio and soon after won the "2011 Best Dancehall Album" for the Hawaii Music Awards.
With growing success, they enrolled themselves and was announced 1st Place in "A FIGHT FOR FAME" battle of the bands competition being 'the only reggae band going up against over 50 bands of different genres. Judges stated that Haleamano "Carries a electrifying live performance with simplistic stage choreography". Going the extra mile and being different is their vision. Not too long after the Las Vegas Weekly Announced Haleamano as the readers choice " Best Live Band of 2011" Which Landed them Contracts to play at The Mirage hotel and casino at the Rhumbar and Summer Pool Parties at The Green Valley Ranch "Pond".
The group has traveled to many different cities in the US and got a big opportunity to tour Hawaii February of 2011. They have shared the stage with many artist such as Yellowman, Sly and Robbie, Tribal Seeds, Ekolu, The Aggrolites, Iration, The Dirty Heads, Anuhea, Pati, The Green, Afroman, Sojah and many more.
Be sure to keep up to date with the band on their official website Haleamano.com
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