Fifty Greatest Hawaii Music Albums:
Nominated for the 2005 Na Hoku Award, this album continues to rank in the Hawaiian Top 10.
Featuring The Brothers Cazimero, Amy Hanaiali`i, Emma Veary, Olomana and many other legendary musicians, this album is a treasure for the longtime Hawaiian music lover or those just discovering the music of the islands.
1. Seabird - Olomana
2. Hawaii '78 - Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo`ole
3. Flying With Angels - Na Leo Pilimehana
4. Across the Sea - Jack de Mello Orchestra
5. Ka Uluwehi O Ke Kai - Hapa
6. Hale`iwa Hula - Amy Hanaiali`i
7. You Ku`uipo - Willie K
8. Kamehameha Waltz - Emma Veary
9. Kaimana Hila - Hawaiian Style Band
10. Nani Hanalei - The Brothers Cazimero
11. Napo`ona Mahina - Ho`okena
12. Ka Mamakakaua - Palani Vaughan
13. Ku`u Ipo I Ka He`e Pune One - Nina Keali`iwahamana
14. Exotica - Don Tiki
15. Ka Makana Ka`ili Aloha - Keola & Kapono Beamer
16. Room Service - Rap Reiplinger
17. Aloha `Oe - Jack de Mello Orchestra
IZ Wonderful World:
A must have album for all “IZ” fans!
Wonderful World presents IZ’s music in an inspirational style that honors his musical legacy with an orchestral accompaniment.
The result is an album with a collection of Israel’s best work.
This album, produced by Jon de Mello, will arrive in stores June 26th and is the ideal re-introduction to IZ’s larger than life approach.
Uniting IZ with a full orchestra has resulted in a powerful and compelling album.
Complementing the music, the CD will be packaged in an artistically crafted double fold jacket with a 16-page booklet showing images of Kamakawiwo`ole accompanied by IZ’s lyrics.
1. What A Wonderful World
3. Henehene Kou `Aka
4. Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
5. E Ku`u Morning Dew
6. White Sandy Beach
8. Ka Huila Wai
9. `Opae E
10. Ke Aloha O Iesu
11. `Ulili E
12. A Hawaiian Like Me
The Best of Israel Kamakawiwo’ole:
As the decades pass, Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwo’ole’s legacy grows stronger.
His recordings are always in demand world-wide, and are regularly featured in motion pictures, television broadcasts, and countless advertisements.
IZ’s singular Hawaiian voice penetrates the personal complexities of our daily lives and probes our musical passions.
The Best of Israel Kamakawiwo’ole collects his most iconic and memorable songs that continue to move people around the world.
From his iconic rendition of Over the Rainbow to the haunting Hawai’i ‘78, this is a nostalgic revisit of IZ.
1. Over the Rainbow
2. Hawaii '78
3. White Sandy Beach
4. Mona Lisa
5. Wind Beneath My Wings / He Hawaii Au
6. Kaulana Kawaihae
7. Ulili E
8. Hele On To Kauai
11. La Elima
12. Opae E
13. In This Life
14. E Ala E
15. What a Wonderful World
16. Hawaiian Like Me
Hawaii, Music from the Islands, Various:
The Hawaiian Islands are brought to life in the form of this CD.
From traditional to contemporary Hawaiian artists, they are all featured on this 15-track compilation CD.
Once you put this CD into your stereo you’ll never be able to take it out.
The melodies are addicting and the chorus’ are catchy!
A definite must-have!
1. Live A Little - Hawaiian Style Band
2. He`eia - Hapa
3. Kamalani - Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo`ole
4. Waikiki - The Brothers Cazimero
5. Hale`iwa Hula - Amy Hanaiali`i and Willie K
6. The Beauty of Manua Kea - Keola Beamer
7. Limahuli - Moe Keale
8. White Sandy Beach - Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo`ole
9. Na `Ale O Ni`ihau - The Brothers Cazimero
10. Paniau - Kapono Beamer
11. Pineapple Princess - Na Leo
12. Pupu A `O Ewa - The Brothers Cazimero
13. Moloka`i Nui A Hina - Jack de Mello
14. Lei Pikake - Hapa
15. I'll Remember You - Don Ho
Don Ho Gold:
The legendary Don Ho continues to be the most recognizable symbol of Hawai'i and an entertainer whose popularity has exploded again in the last few years.
Gold holds the best songs of Don Ho's repertoire with hits that include "Tiny Bubbles," "Hanalei Moon," "Hawaiian Wedding Song," and "I'll Remember You."
1. Tiny Bubbles
2. Hanalei Moon
3. Nanakuli (Waimanalo) Blues
4. Moonlight Lady
5. Hawaiian Wedding Song
6. I'll Remember You
7. Hawaiian Lullabye
8. Ku`u Home O Kahalu`u
9. Kanaka Waiwai
10. Papa's Memento
Songs of Waikiki:
1)Honolulu, I Am Coming Back Again,
5)Round in Waikiki/Ta Ha Ua La,
6)Royal Hawaiian Hotel,
7)Sands of Waikiki,
12)Walk With Me, Waikiki.
Hawaiian Style Ukulele, Troy Fernandez:
Ageless classics shine on “Hawaiian Style Ukulele,” an instrumental collection with universal appeal as a more mature, reflective Troy Fernandez, renowned ukulele master, Na Hoku Hanohano award winner and former Ka’au Crater Boy, emerges as one of Hawaii’s most important contemporary island music performers.
Lightening fast picking and an innovative style are the hallmarks of this amazingly skilled musician whose emergence on the music scene in the early 90s was instrumental in generating an ukulele renaissance which continues to excite island music lovers today.
1. Ka`aahi Kahului
2. Morning Dew / Pua Lilia
4. Nani Kaua`i / Guava Jam
5. Lovely Hula Hands / My Little Grass Shack at Kealakekua Hawaii
6. Maui Hawaiian Super Man
7. Wahine `Ilikea / Waimanalo Blues
8. Heha Waipi`o
9. Waipahe`e / Maori Brown Eyes
10. Hawaiian Soul
11. Blue Hawaii
12. On Fire