The Na Hoku Hanohano Award is the premier music award in Hawaiian music, Hawaii's equivalent of the "Grammys." It is sponsored by the Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts and broadcast live throughout the State of Hawaii every year.
National recognition for Na Leo's record label...May 2000, NLP Records & Publishing, Inc. is one of six national finalists for Radio & Record's 2000 Industry Achievement Awards in the AC Label of the Year (Gold) category. No other Hawaii label was nominated. The five other national finalists were Hollywood Records, Jacket Records, Restless Records, Squint Records, and Windham Hill.