Few Hawaiian musicians have risen to such national and international acclaim as Amy Hanaialii. Her 2008 album, Aumakua, is a true embodiment of her consummate talent, featuring 14 fresh compositions that, combined, will comprise one of the most beautiful albums to come from a Hawaiian artist. Hanaialii offers her Hoku Award-winning falsetto-infused vocals to Aumakua, a reverent assemblage of original songs and beloved, time-honored classics, set to the sweet, melodious style that is all her own. Replete with appearances by fellow award-winning artists, composers and arrangers, Aumakua is an undeniable awards contender.
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