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Since the 1960’s, The Aliis, in all forms, remain as legendary royalty in Hawaii ’s musical history. Through the years, members included Rudy Aquino, Benny Chong, Joe Mundo, Manny Lagodlagod, Al Akana, Carlos Barboza, Bobby King, Danny Couch, and L.D. Cabral.
The Aliis: Showroom entertainers and hit recording artists for two decades. Al Akana, Rudy Aquino , Benny Chong, Manny Lagodlagod and Joe Mundo were the other half of Don Ho & The Aliis at Duke Kahanamoku’s in the 1960s. Carlos Barbosa, LD Cabral, Danny Couch and Bobby King contributed to the group’s success in the ’70s and early ’80s (Don Ho received the Sidney Grayson Award, the predecessor of the current Lifetime Achievement Award, in 1979).
Manny is joined by Ron Depalma, Alan Lee and Carter Ariste. Listen to sounds of the past with smooth three part harmonies, great beats and wonderful arrangements.