Jake Shimabukuro Rocks A George Harrison Tune On His Ukulele

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Jake Shimabukuro Rocks A George Harrison Tune On His UkuleleEveryone out side the Ukulele box is starting to join the people in the box, who know the name of Jake Shimabukuro, the talented and brilliant Ukulele player known for his complex finger work. Jake is yet another Hawaiian star and will surly reach the legendary stardom of the late Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwoʻole, if not there already.

Jake, with his Uke, enters the genres of jazz, blues, funk, classical, bluegrass, folk, flamenco and rock and has been compared to the likes of Jimi Hendrix and Miles Davis.

Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwoʻole-A True Ukulele Legend

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Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwoʻole

Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwoʻole-A True Ukulele LegendWhen I think of Ukulele playing, harmony and serene beautiful music, nothing compares to Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwoʻole’s somewhere over the rainbow, a peach of a tune.

He is a famous Hawaiian musician and remains one of the major influences in Hawaiian music over the course of 15 years.

His album “Facing Future”, released in 1993 was an instant hit, especially outside his homeland world wide and his music was used in TV, Films and Commercials, making him a true music Idol.