Kawehionâlani - Haunani Kahalewai


You are caressed by dreams of love

He u`i o ka `âina,
Heaven has blessed you from above

Let's you and I
Go dancing, tonight
Romancing in the moonlight,
'Til the end of time

I love you, my Kawehionâlani,
My island dream

Haunani Kahalewai

Source: Mahealani Uchiyama CD "Moemoea" - The composer was for many years the headliner at the Monarch Room in the Royal Hawaiian Hotel. Her remarkable voice was described as a blend of rich contralto and lyric soprano. She passed away March 2, 1982.