The Na Hoku Hanohano Awards is Hawaii's version of the Grammy Awards. The 29th annual awards featured some great live performances. Here is a list of the nominees and winners of this this years awards.
K5 The Home Team (KFVE-TV) proudly presents the 31st Annual Na Hoku Hanohano Awards LIVE at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 17, from the Hawaii Convention Center. The elegant event will also be streamed live at k5thehometeam.com.
With 20 different award categories, newcomers Hoku Zuttermeister and Napua Grieg top the nominees with eight and seven nominations including Album of Year and Most Promising Artist of the Year.
Gracing the stage with performances throughout the night include: Brothers Cazimero, John Cruz, Hoku Zuttermeister, Opihi Pickers, Mighty J, Pilioha, Darin Leong, and Kamau. The dinner and awards ceremony will honor Edna Bekeart, Jimmy Borges, The Brothers Cazimero, the late Cyrus Green, and Olomana with the 2008 Lifetime Achievement Award.
The show will be rebroadcast Saturday June 21 at 10:30 PM.