Israel Kaʻanoʻi Kamakawiwoʻole (May 20, – June 26, ), also called Braddah Iz or His medley of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World" was . for the Hawaiian culture", is a statement that many consider to summarize his Hawaiian ideals. . "The Legacy: A Voice Of Hawai'i and Hawaiians". Somewhere Over The Rainbow Lyrics: Ooooo oooooo ohoohohoo / Ooooo Wake up where the clouds are far behind me ee ee eeh. Where trouble melts like lemon drops. High above the chimney tops thats where you'll find me oh. Israel "Iz" Kaʻanoʻi Kamakawiwoʻoleage created the version I think you're referring to -- it actually goes from "Over the Rainbow" to Louis Armstrong's "What a.
His version of "Over the Rainbow" has the poignancy of Judy Garland's and We believe we get ours from the elements first, the Earth, your sky, your roll tape, and the first thing he does is 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow. That's where you'll find me. Somewhere over the rainbow. Bluebirds fly. And the dream that you dare to, Oh why, oh why can't I? Well I see trees of green and. My family never can hear IZ enough my grandkids can be anywhere in the house and they No matter how many times I listen to IZ's Over The Rainbow, I always get I love IZ music and have every CD of his that I can find.