About Ike kanakanui
key west, FL
Ike Kanakanui was born in Oahu, Hawaii. Raised in the mountains of Southern California, Ike grew up surrounded by everything from Country to Reggae. After joining the Navy as an (EOD) diver he moved to Sicily where he was able to travel and experience many different genres of music from tribal African bands to freestyle European compilations. Ike got out of the military to pursue travel, music and his real passion, people. Ike currently resides on "The Freedom Boat" in Key West, Florida where he manages to conduct environmental actions and play music throughout the Caribbean.
Since living in Key West Ike’s life has been blessed by music and culture. Ike has opened for such bands as Third World and Pato Banton.