Mele Ka Lihiwai, an ʻŌiwi TV original music series, featured Nāpua on their sixth episode of season three today on Spectrum digital channel 326. Accompanying her are fellow musicians, Sean Naleimaile, Wailau Ryder, and Zanuck Lindsey as well as Napua's haumāna hula and Miss Aloha Hula 2018, Shalia Kamakaokalani. Mele Ka Lihiwai host, Amy Kalili talks story with Napua about her newest album Makawalu, her recent Merrie Monarch 2018 win, as well as what it's like to continue her family service by running for public office on the island of Maui.
About the Series
ʻŌiwi TV presents the third season of "Mele Ka Lihiwai," an original series celebrating the unique sounds of Hawaiʻi's most renowned and talented musicians, bringing together celebrated artists performing traditional local favorites alongside new original compositions. Stringing these musical pieces together are talk story sessions - many ma ka 'ōlelo Hawaʻi - about the inspirations and personal sentiments behind the diverse range of mele that each artist shares with us. Watch a new episode every other week beginning in July 2018 on Spectrum digital channel 326 or online at oiwi.tv.
As provided by 'Ōiwi TV.