Music Albums to Order Online
The singers and musicians of Hawaii have their own special sounds, whether singing Hawaiian songs or songs you have heard in other versions by other singers.
The artists listed below will not just entertain you, but let you imagine that you are in Hawaii while you listen to their music. Each album has a link to buy it at a discount price on Amazon.com. Many of those linked pages on Amazon give you the opportunity to hear samples of the songs on each album, to help you decide which album you like best.
If you prefer downloading MP3 files of Hawaiian music (instead of CD’s as on this page), go to the following page:
The first Hawaiian music album to win a Grammy when they created the category of Best Hawaiian Album in 2005, was this instrumental of slack key guitar:
I still love the famous old touristy Hawaiian songs from decades ago, like “Little Grass Shack” (1933), “Lovely Hula Hands” (1939), “Beyond the Reef” (1948), “Blue Hawaii” (1937), “Sweet Leilani” (1934), and more. Some of those wonderful oldies are given new life in this album by award-winning vocalist Amy Hanaialii, who grew up on Maui:
Several of the above, and other Hawaiian singers, have albums of Christmas songs. The following web page lists some good ones:
If you’re looking for Hawaiian gifts for yourself or others, see Hawaiian gifts.