Writing music since her first guitar lesson in 2006, Ipo (pronounced E-Po) is a singer-songwriter born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii in the likes of Jason Mraz, Gavin Degraw and Justin Nozuka. She's got a story telling style of songwriting and takes inspiration from everything around her. Armed with powerful vocals and thoughtful lyrics, Ipo will surely captivate the masses from the deep thinker to the light hearted to the dreamer.
Her debut EP "A Sweet Heart," cleverly named for the English translation of her name, Ipo, is a small collection of stories that will suddenly make you feel right at home, now available on iTunes, Amazon and various digital music outlets.
She has graced the stage at such venues as The House of Blues on The Sunset Strip, The Hotel Cafe and The Mint LA. She has even played at Coachella and Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Tennesee with her Alma Mater- The Musician's Institute. Whether she is playing with a full band sound or an intimate acoustic set, Ipo bares her soul through thought-provoking pop tunes. With a large library of original music, Ipo provides her fans- her "sweethearts" with new and exclusive music through live shows and frequently made videos. As Ipo works to grow her stable of sweethearts she continues to grow as an artist.
Ipo has a genuinely 'sweet heart' and would like you to know that she fully intends to bring all her love, upon her sleeve, everywhere she goes.