Hawaii's #1 female artist, Anuhea, launches the U.S. mainland run of her first headline world tour with Justin Young tomorrow at Harlow's in Sacramento before heading down to Southern California later in the week. Making her way out to SXSW, she will be stopping to perform in Las Vegas and Tempe, AZ next week. Her full tour schedule and detailed event links can be found below. For SXSW dates go to her facebook events page by clicking here.
She is currently running an "Awkward Shaka" contest where fans can submit a photo of their "awkward shaka" for a chance to win VIP package tickets to any of her upcoming shows. Further details can be found on her website at http://anuheajams.com/blog.asp.
A self-taught guitarist and songwriter, her honest and revealing lyrics have endeared her to fans worldwide. A modern day musician, she has managed to sell over 500,000 digital downloads and over 100,000 physical albums without major label sponsorship. Touring incessantly, she played over 200 shows last year and is currently the most played artist on the radio in Hawaii. Anuhea's latest single with Tarrus Riley "Only Man In The World" debuted at #6 on Billboard's World Music chart and peaked at #4 on the iTunes Reggae Chart. She just finished filming the video for it; it should be available in about two weeks. In the meantime, you can listen to the song on YouTube by clicking here.