The uplands of Kānehoa are fragrant
with the KupuKupu.
Bind on the lei.
Bound on by the hands that move
Swiftly like the wind, waiKōloa.
WaiKōloa is the cool wind of Līhu’e.
Lehua blemished where the ‘ōpua
My blossom with which I desire to
make a lei.
If only you were the lei that I
‘A’ala KupuKupu Ka uka o Kane-hoa
Hoa nā lima o ka makani, he Wai-kōloa
He wai-kōloa ka makani anu Līhu’e
‘Ālina lehua i kau ka ’ōpua
Ku’u pua i’ini e ku-i a lei
Inā iā’oe Ke lei’a mai lā
Mahalo To the crew Nahiku Kanamakaloa, Danielle Delaunay, Alexis Vitale. Vintage Music from Hawaii. Filmed and edited by MrDaii Prodz