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Statement in Memory of Hawai‘i’s Beloved Entertainer and Ambassador of Aloha, Danny Kaleikini

For Immediate Release: January 6, 2023
HTA Release (23-01)

23-01 Statement Regarding Danny Kaleikini.pdf

“Danny’s warmth and charisma brightened every room he walked into and every stage he was on. He was larger than life, an icon and genuine ambassador of the Hawaiian Islands who shared his love for music and the people of Hawai‘i throughout the world. We extend our deepest aloha to his family and all those who loved him.”

John De Fries
HTA President and CEO

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