Blue Note Hawaii

E Komo Mai! Welcome to Hawaii, Blue Note! We are happy you decided to bring your entertainment brand to our Hawai'i . As one of many jazz artists here in Alohaland, I personally want to thank you for bumping up the volume on the Waikiki music scene. We have been in need of a world-class venue such as yours, and hope that you will not only maintain the highest level of integrity that is...

Na Hokuhanohano awards, stars of distinction

I was recently honored by an esteemed academy with a Na Hoku Hanohano Award for Best Christmas CD!! What a thrilling moment it was to hear my name announced as the winner!! But everyone who participated in the making of this archival CD is a winner right alongside me. So after I thanked The Lord Jesus Christ for finding me worthy of this blessing, and after I sent love to my husband and my...

Ginai, Lou Armagno & The Sinatra Selects

I'm in Cleveland to produce his second CD, "Never Before"...due for release in June 2015! For more info, see

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Got To Give It Up

I was bothered by the report / 'news spin' vilifying Robin Thicke and Pharrell. They were accused of plagiarising the Marvin Gaye song, "Got to Give it Up". Oddly enough, the song "Blurred Lines" uses the same beat, but the similarities kinda end there. The boys used a different melody and lyrics, and the cord changes are the same, but used in slightly different patterns. Last time I checked,...

Legends in Concert, Branson

I am happy to share the Branson stage with these legendary icons:Elvis, Justin Timberlake, Kenny Chesney, and The Blues Brothers #whitneylives #ginai #bransonmissouriat Legends in Concert, Branson

Hawaii art museum

Legends in concert

The Wave


Ginai has proven to be a compelling surge of dynamism that shocks the mind, body and soul with her charismatic, hypnotic voice and welcoming stage presence.

The two-time Na Hoku Hanohano Award-winning artist was born in Chicago and inspired by jazz greats like Nat King Cole, Gene Ammons, Benny Goodman and Bud Freeman. Her mother, who is part Hawaiian, brought...