Hawaii. A favorite vacation spot for many around the world and especially in the United States. You might ask what type of music you will find there? The music is classified as Polynesian and the music of Hawaii has had a large impact on the style of music in many other Polynesian Islands.

Whether you know it or not you have probably heard Hawaiian songs. When eating in Island themed restaurants you will more than likely hear Hawaiian music. While in Hawaiian restaurants you will probably hear music from artists such as Keola Beamer, Robi Kahakalau, and my personal favorite Israel Kamakawiwo’ole. If you are interested in some Hawaiian music I recommend listening to Israel Kamakawiwo’ole’s Somewhere Over The Rainbow. (more…)