Category Archives: Kuana Torres Kahele

For older blog posts about Kuana Torres Kahele, check out our former blog archive!

Kuana Torres Kahele, “Nanina” – Video Preview!

Kuana Torres Kahele took a trip to the Forbidden Island of Ni’ihau, where he was captivated by its purity and natural beauty.
He spent a full day on Nanina Beach, where he wrote his new song, “Nanina“!

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Upcoming Performances @ Kani Ka Pila Grille!

Here’s a schedule of some amazing upcoming performances at the Kani Ka Pila Grille!

March 3, 10Brother Noland
March 10Brother Noland
March 17Brother Noland
April 14Kuana Torres Kahele

Sean Na’auao also performs every Monday and Weldon Kekauoha performs every Tuesday at the Grille (unless otherwise noted), so don’t miss out!

Phone: 808-924-4992

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Kuana Torres Kahele LIVE on HPR!

Come join Kuana Torres Kahele for an intimate performance as part of the Hawaii Public Radio (HPR) Winter Series!

Make your reservations early! These seats are sure to sell out fast!

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Valentines Day – Romantic Voices of Hawai`i

It’s almost that time of the year again when love is in the air!

What better gift to give your special someone this Valentine’s Day than the gift of music! Here are just some of the Romantic Voices of Hawaii that you can share with your loved ones.


Robert CazimeroHula 2

Na LeoRomantic Waikiki

Kuana Torres KaheleKaunaloa

Lehua KalimaRising In Love

AnuheaFor Love

Na LeoLove Is…

Various ArtistsIsland Love

Keola BeamerMalama Ko Aloha

Weldon KekauohaPilialoha

Make sure to order your gift by February 7th to get it in time for Valentine’s Day!

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Hawaii Radio Connection

Hawaii Radio Connection, a radio show in Seattle sent us their Top 10 Hawaiian Albums for 2012! Here’s our favorites from the list:

#1. Weldon KekauohaPilialoha

#2. Keola BeamerMalama Ko Aloha

#3. Nathan Aweau‘Io

#6. Na PalapalaiHa’a

#10. Kuana Torres KaheleHilo for the Holidays

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Sandy Miranda’s 2012 Best Hawaiian Music List!

KALW Radio Host and Kapalakiko Aloha Spirit Award winner, Sandy Miranda, gave us her 2012 Best of Hawaiian Music list! Included are:

Kuana Torres KaheleKuanaloa

Jake ShimabukuroLove Peace Ukulele

Hi’ikuaAla I Hi’ialo

*We love this list as much as Sandy does!  (^_^) \m/

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25 Greatest Highlights-Na Palapalai / Raiatea / Kuana Torres Kahele

Na Palapalai‘s, “Pili Kapekepeke” from their album “Makani `Olu`olu” is featured in Honolulu Magazine’s “The 25 Greatest Hawaii Albums of the New Century”.
The album ranked 2nd on the magazine’s list!

With the release of Makani `Olu`olu, “[Na Palapalai] were breathing life into these old hula compositions. There was a race-to-the-finish feel to a lot of their songs”-says panelist Keola Donaghy.

Raiatea Helm‘s song “Hu`i E” from “Sweet and Lovely” is featured in Honolulu Magazine’s “The 25 Greatest Hawaii Albums of the New Century”.
The album ranked 7th on the magazine’s list!

Raiatea’s “Sweet and Lovely” won four Hoku Awards and earned a Grammy nomination!


Kuana Torres Kahele‘s, “Waimanu I Ka Lauoha” from his album Kaunaloa is featured in Honolulu Magazine’s “The 25 Greatest Hawaii Albums of the New Century”.
The album ranked 4th on the magazine’s list.

Mountain Apple President, Leah Bernstein calls the album-“one of the most touching and complete Hawaiian albums released in the past 12 years.”

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“Kaunaloa” recognized for 2013 Reader’s Choice Awards!

“Kaunaloa” by Kuana Torres Kahele has been recognized for HAWAI‘I Magazine’s 2013 Reader’s Choice Awards!


Check out the March/April 2013 issue to find out if he’s a winner!

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Kuana Torres Kahele – Ni’ihau Shell Lei Contest Winners!

Kuana Torres Kahele‘s “12 Lei of Christmas” contest is over! Congratulations to the following winners:

Denise Kenoi, Clifford Naeole, Carol Pohina, Yvonne Kutsunai, Tom Bauss, Earl Stokes, Romeo Eleno, Kalehua Tolentino, Donna Hanakeawe, Lavonne Makaawaawa, Ululani Black, and Francine Fujiwara!

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Kahala Mall Christmas Concert Series – PHOTOS

Kahala Mall’s Christmas Concert series was a resounding success!  Fans were able to watch performances from their favorite Hawaiian artists, and some even took pictures and signed autographs with them after the show!

In case you missed them, here’s Kuana Torres Kahele, Maunalua, Hi’ikua, Ho’okena and Kahulanui performing at Kahala Mall:

Check out our Facebook for more pictures!

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