Presenting a group from Maui, Hawaii that is credited with over 21 #1 Regional Island Reggae Hits, MAOLI!
Maoli is Glenn Awong; the lead singer, songwriter, and founder of the group. Glenn first started playing at the age of fourteen. Within a fifteen-year career that followed national and international acclaim, Maoli is heralded as one of Hawaii's and Polynesia's #1 commercial recording artists. Maoli's first hit was "No One", which was released in 2007. From then on it was upward and onward with hit after hit that Maoli fans and new followers could hear on the radio. Maoli has placed its music on national television (Hawai'i Five-O) and is a big name in Japan, Europe, as well as the mainland United States, New Zealand, and Australia.
Maoli is highly recognized for its touring popularity having performed in at least 42 of the 50 states, as well as New Zealand, Australia, Mexico, Guam, and Saipan Territories. Throughout the years Maoli's music has evolved with a sound and style that is constantly changing within their fanbase. Fusing the elements of Country, R&B, Soul, Acoustic, Rock & Roll, and Reggae. Maoli's music changes within our changing times...thus creating new fans and keeping old ones as well with their music.
Even during this pandemic, Glenn is in the studio creating music that will unite hearts and connect would to the world of Maoli Music! In 2020, Maoli won the "Album of The Year", for "Sense of Purpose", at i-Heart's Island Music Awards and a Na Hoku Hanohano Award for "Reggae Album Of The Year." Glenn's goal is to one day win a Grammy for his state of Hawaii and there is no doubt that one day he will. Following 2021, Maoli has released their latest album entitled "The Breakthrough", with country originals like "My Reason" and "Unwritten."