KEILANA is an award winning and multi-faceted musician, entertainer, and songwriter who currently resides in Honolulu, Hawaii. She began performing professionally at the age of 18, working as a session musician for Disney and various locally acclaimed artists. In 2013, she started making her way around the live-music circuit in Hawaii and has since become one of Hawaii's most acclaimed live music soloists. You can catch her performing daily at various establishments throughout the week. Click on the LIVE tab to see where you can catch Keilana play next.
In 2017, Keilana was named a finalist in Hawaii's Creative Lab Songwriters Immersive, a state of Hawaii funded program that promotes songwriting and production for film and television. Keilana has collaborated with publishing companies such as Secret Road, Marmoset, and Riptide Music, writing songs for companies such as FOX, MTV, Freeform, Disney, CMT and many more. You can hear Keilana on MTV's Ex On The Beach ("Queen Boss") and on CMT Network's Nashville ("Flying with The Ashes"). Today she continues to hone her songwriting and collaboration skills by co-writing with various Hawaii, LA, and Nashville based songwriters.
Keilana's artistic style is best described as a mixture between R&B/Neo-Soul and Alternative Pop. She released her debut single Cotton Candy Feelings in April of 2019 with much success. In the song's first week of release, it reached over 10,000 streams on just Spotify alone and gained a surge of listeners worldwide. Keilana plans to release another single in August 2019 and hopes to release and finish an EP before the year 2019 ends.