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1997 Winners

Album of the Year — 1997


Gaylord Holomalia & Israel Kamakawiwo`ole, Producers
CD:

In Dis Life

Artist:

Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo`ole

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $15.98

Anthology Album of the Year — 1997


Kenneth Makuakane & Na Leo Pilimehana, Producers
CD:

Anthology I 1984-1996

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Artist:

Na Leo Pilimehana

Genre: ISLAND CONTEMPORARY | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $0.00

Christmas Album of the Year — 1997


Various Artists
CD:

Kiho`alu Christmas: Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar

Artist:

Various Artists

Genre: CHRISTMAS | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $15.98

Comedy Album of the Year — 1997


CD:

Mary Tunta

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Artist:

Frank De Lima

Genre: COMEDY | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $0.00

Contemporary Album of the Year — 1997


CD:

Acoustic Soul

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Artist:

John Cruz

Genre: ISLAND CONTEMPORARY | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $0.00

Duo or Group of the Year — 1997


CD:

Ho`omau

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Artist:

Ho`opi`i Brothers

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $0.00

Engineer of the Year — 1997


DJ Pratt & Dave Tucciarone
CD:

Kuikawa

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Artist:

Makaha Sons

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $0.00

Favorite Entertainer of the Year — 1997


CD:

In Dis Life

Artist:

Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo`ole

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $15.98

Female Vocalist of the Year — 1997


CD:

Ku`u Lei Poina `Ole

Artist:

Darlene Ahuna

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $15.98

Graphics — 1997


Jon de Mello & Israel Kamakawiwo`ole
CD:

In Dis Life

Artist:

Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo`ole

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $15.98

Haku Mele of the Year — 1997


"LIHAU" by Kihei DeSilva
CD:

Imagine

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Artist:

Moe Keale

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $0.00

Hawaiian Album of the Year — 1997


CD:

Kuikawa

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Artist:

Makaha Sons

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $0.00

Instrumental Album of the Year — 1997


CD:

Aloha No Na Kupuna: Love for the Elders

Artist:

George Kuo

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $15.98

Island Contemporary Album of the Year — 1997


CD:

In Dis Life

Artist:

Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo`ole

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $15.98

Lifetime Achievement Award — 1997

Alfred Apaka


Gabby Pahinui


Liner Notes — 1997


Harry B. Soria, Jr.
CD:

A True Hawaiian

Artist:

George Helm

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996, 1976 | Format: CD | Price $13.98

Male Vocalist of the Year — 1997


CD:

In Dis Life

Artist:

Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo`ole

Genre: HAWAIIAN | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $15.98

Most Promising Artist(s) of the Year — 1997


CD:

Acoustic Soul

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Artist:

John Cruz

Genre: ISLAND CONTEMPORARY | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $0.00

Religious Album of the Year — 1997


Various Artists
CD:

Praising Him Island Style

NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Artist:

Various Artists

Genre: GOSPEL | © 1996 | Format: CD | Price $0.00

Single of the Year — 1997

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