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Maui Hawai'ian Sup'pa Man

This song immortalizes Maui, the mischievous demi-god and the great hero of Polynesian/Hawaiian folklore in song.

PUBLISHED: Oct 7, 2016 • UPDATED: Oct 7, 2016 • LESSON CODE: UL591 • VISITS: 6

ukulele Subjects: chords

by Del Beazley & Mel Amina, This song immortalizes Maui, the mischievous demi-god and the great hero of Polynesian/Hawaiian folklore in song.

Del Beazley, also known as “THE BEAZ,” is a six-time Nä Hökü Hanohano Award-winning singer, songwriter, composer, and arranger. Coming from a musical family—both his parents and all his siblings have musical talents—Beazley learned to play the ‘ukulele at a very young age from his grandparents. Growing up in Makaha, Beazley was always surrounded by Hawaiian music, and drew influence from artists like The Sunday Mänoa, Gabe Kila, Reggie Berdon, and the Makaha Sons of Ni’ihau.

The song is typically done on the key of Am. This the key that IZ recorded his version in and is the most well know version.

The chord progression has the Andalusian cadence in is for the intro and verses Am G F E7. This is a common chord progression that is well worth learning. See the lessons on this common progression.

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Maui, Hawai'ian Sup'pa Man
Updated: Dec 31, 2016

Chordpro leadsheet output for Maui, Hawai'ian Sup'pa Man by Del Beazley and made famous with IZ's recording.


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Song Road Map

Tips and tricks for remembering a song.

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Remembering songs is all about the form and harmonic content and movement with taking in the similarities between songs. And, just like a road map they're landmarks that will trigger memories of how to get through various sections, changes or parts of a song.

This section of a song's page presents some tips on how I try and remember a particular song.


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Chord a Day, March 8th - E7 • Updated: Jan 1, 2013

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Melody and Chord Tips • Updated: Mar 1, 2019

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Additional Song Files, Resources and Assets

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Basic Ukulele Chord Chart
Updated: May 11, 2019

A chart of the most common ukulele chords in the most common keys of C, G, D, A, and E.

Maui, Hawai'ian Sup'pa Man
Updated: Dec 31, 2016

Chordpro leadsheet output for Maui, Hawai'ian Sup'pa Man by Del Beazley and made famous with IZ's recording.


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"Maui Hawaiian Suppa Man", Performed By Troy Fernandez
Updated: Dec 31, 2016

Maui Hawaiian Suppa Man performed by Troy Fernandez. 'Ukulele master and legendary member of the Ka'au Crater Boys visited The Pono Hawaiian Grill in Santa Cruz California. This video was shot on 01/10/14.


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"Israel Kamakawiwo'ole - Maui Hawaiian Sup'pa Man"
Updated: Dec 31, 2016

"Maui Hawaiian Suppa Man", performed by IZ.


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