HONOLULU (KHON2) - Our 12 days of Christmas countdown continues with holiday music from Alx Kawakami.
Alx Kawakami has made his way around the world playing music for audiences who have continued to support him as his professional career approaches the 15 year mark.
Alx has made a name for himself with his songwriting and energetic live performances along with his ability to compose and sing catchy jingles and theme songs for such companies as McDonalds, Forever Living (Japan), Suntory Premium Malts Beer (Japan), the Hawaii Tourism Authority, and Waiola Coconut Water.
He has also been nominated for various awards for his songwriting and studio engineering.
While living in Los Angeles from 2014-2016, Alx had the chance to work with Grammy Award winning producer Ken Caillat (Fleetwood Mac) who likened Alx’s voice to James Taylor and began to call him the “Hawaiian James Taylor.”
Along with Taylor, Alx associates his music with many artists like John Mayer, Jason Mraz, Crosby Stills and Nash, and The Eagles just to name a few.
Alx prides himself on always being a professional and having the ability to adapt to any situation to make sure his audience has a great time.