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Legendary singer Don Ho Dies Sat. April 14, 2007
« on: 15/04/2007 21:08:55 »








I am sorry about this.. He was a wonderful spirit and will always bring me smiles to remember his songs and music..Thats how I will remember him, with
*smiles*!



Here is a link to a CNN page with article.

http://www.cnn.com/2007/SHOWBIZ/Music/04/14/don.ho.obit.ap/index.html
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Legendary singer Don Ho Dies Sat. April 14, 2007
« Reply #1 on: 15/04/2007 21:16:54 »
So Strange Yesterday I was compelled to listen to his old albums and have a happy hawain DAy.. I am glad I smiled yesterday and that in some ironic weird way maybe remembered old nostalgic songs with fondness as he passed on.. I was just now surprised to see this artical while trying to research the Giant Squid!..I am sending out loving thoughts and prayers to his family and all of those he touched..In rememberance to Don And Tiny bubbles which have preoccupied my head for weeks now... Fairwell
 

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Legendary singer Don Ho Dies Sat. April 14, 2007
« Reply #2 on: 15/04/2007 21:35:43 »
I'm afraid I never heard of this artist,....but wish his family and friends special thoughts.
 

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Legendary singer Don Ho Dies Sat. April 14, 2007
« Reply #3 on: 15/04/2007 21:49:28 »
 Have you never heard "Tiny Bubbles" It was way back Neily.. Very famous fellow from Hawaii! He sang this song, made it famous!


 words & music by Leon Pober



Tiny bubbles (tiny bubbles)
In the wine (in the wine)
Make me happy (make me happy)
Make me feel fine (make me feel fine)


Tiny bubbles (tiny bubbles)
Make me warm all over
With a feeling that I'm gonna
Love you till the end of time


So here's to the golden moon
And here's to the silver sea
And mostly here's a toast
To you and me


So here's to the ginger lei
I give to you today
And here's a kiss
That will not fade away
 

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Legendary singer Don Ho Dies Sat. April 14, 2007
« Reply #4 on: 15/04/2007 22:23:07 »
im stomped but he looks like a soul singer?
 

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Legendary singer Don Ho Dies Sat. April 14, 2007
« Reply #5 on: 15/04/2007 22:45:56 »
Hi Ben.. try to find him on Utube you might have luck there!!
 

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« Reply #6 on: 15/04/2007 22:47:50 »
oo ok ty karen and hi :)
 

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« Reply #7 on: 15/04/2007 22:52:26 »
I havent mastered utube yet so it is difficult for me, but I will see what I can do too!
 

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« Reply #8 on: 15/04/2007 23:03:30 »
Here is the link ben have a listen..It is not utube but it is nice!

http://www.donho.com/
 

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« Reply #9 on: 15/04/2007 23:07:32 »
Awww.  I loved Don Ho. [:-'(]
 

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« Reply #10 on: 15/04/2007 23:08:50 »
I havent mastered utube yet so it is difficult for me, but I will see what I can do too!
maybe ill give you a youtube lesson :) im a registered member :) so if you need help just email me :)
 

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« Reply #11 on: 15/04/2007 23:13:22 »
Dude I can't even find utube let alone make it work.. I will have to find a link to it and save it! LOL Thanks for the offer Ben! Much appreciated!
 

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« Reply #12 on: 15/04/2007 23:37:44 »
Here ya go Karen.  It's only a 15 sec. video and it's not very good, but its the only one I could find.

 

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« Reply #13 on: 15/04/2007 23:44:34 »
Thanks Carolyn...I will go look.. thats about as long as the one I posted..Thanks..
 

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« Reply #14 on: 16/04/2007 01:43:51 »
Oh dear !!..........With the deepest of respect for the wonder that was this Hawaiian artist I have to say that after hearing the first few bars of 'Tiny Bubbles' I really could not bring myself to listen to more than ten seconds worth......and even then I was pushing it !!.....sorry !!!
 

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« Reply #15 on: 16/04/2007 01:47:48 »
I've never heard of this singer!
 

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« Reply #16 on: 16/04/2007 02:31:14 »

You did not like it Sir?? Not you cup of tea?

Alot of people had not..


Oh dear !!..........With the deepest of respect for the wonder that was this Hawaiian artist I have to say that after hearing the first few bars of 'Tiny Bubbles' I really could not bring myself to listen to more than ten seconds worth......and even then I was pushing it !!.....sorry !!!
 

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« Reply #17 on: 16/04/2007 02:32:36 »
Hehe ;D
 

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« Reply #18 on: 16/04/2007 02:38:03 »
I liked him .. old music...
 

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« Reply #19 on: 16/04/2007 02:39:12 »
I haven't a clue what he sounded like ;D
 

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« Reply #20 on: 17/04/2007 00:16:47 »

You did not like it Sir?? Not you cup of tea?

Alot of people had not..


Oh dear !!..........With the deepest of respect for the wonder that was this Hawaiian artist I have to say that after hearing the first few bars of 'Tiny Bubbles' I really could not bring myself to listen to more than ten seconds worth......and even then I was pushing it !!.....sorry !!!


I am sure he made some beautiful music but this particular track was too ...well...country and western for my liking !!..I am so sorry...no offence at all to someone who, I am sure, was loved by millions !....and I am sure there must be some of his music that I could like !
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« Reply #21 on: 17/04/2007 10:40:54 »
*Chuckles*
 

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« Reply #22 on: 18/04/2007 03:50:01 »
Country and western..LOL???
 

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