Slack Key artist John Keawe was born on the Big Island of Hawaii, in the town of Hawi in North Kohala. John has received multiple Na Hoku Hanohano Awards for his slack key guitar recordings and compositions recorded on his label, Homestead Productions. In 2003 John was awarded with the prestigious Ki ho'alu Award for his role in perpetuating the art of slack key guitar. John performed on Palm Record’s “Slack Key Guitar” and “Slack Key Guitar Vol 2”. The latter received a GRAMMY Award for Best Hawaiian Music Album.
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