On May 8, Samoan brothers The Katinas, nominated for a 2001 Dove Award for Urban Recorded
Song of the Year for “There You Are,” will release Destiny and on June 19 the same project
will release in the Spanish language with the title Destino. This will be the second Spanish-language album by Los Katinas.
The five brothers from the South Pacific island of American Samoa garnered a 1999 Dove Award for
Special Event Album for their participation in the Exodus worship recording and received Dove
Award nominations in 2000 for their singles “You Are God” and “Taking Me Higher,” as well as a
Spanish Language Album nomination for their Spanish language debut, Los Katinas.
Katinas in a Cantina: The brothers join manager Brian Smith at San Antonia Taco Co. for a business lunch before their scheduled press conference during GMA Week.
The five brothers have performed with such artists as Quincy Jones, Vince Gill, Kenny Rogers,
Michael Bolton and CeCe Winans, among others. They joined Amy Grant’s Christmas Tours from
1997 – 1999 and were most recently featured on the 2000 Michael W. Smith Christmastime Tour.
The Katinas share a joke at their press conference.
The brothers find their note…
Then they sang a song for the media at their press conference.
The Katinas have a fan club at:The Katinas Club.