Award winning Superstar PAULA FUGA
“If you had to peg Paula Fuga into a certain music genre, it would be almost impossible. But if you had to? Something like modern Hawaiian soul might suffice. Paula is fueled by the grit and glamour of love. She is as tortured by it as she is inspired. And this is why everyone can relate to her. She is complex, intelligent and real with the depth and passion to become an icon.” JAMBASE
Many know her as the musician who tours with Jack Johnson or Mike Love. Or the musician who can make an thousands of people weep with joy. Or the musician who gave every single person – and there were thousands - chicken skin at the Kokua Festival. Paula Fuga’s fingertips and soul are on fire and the Pacific Rim Conference is pleased to share her with you.
Exquisite vocals, powerful lyrics and gorgeous melodies have earned Paula widespread critical praise and an incredibly dedicated fan base. Paula Fuga is a musician on a mission. Though many play music for the platitudes or acclaim, Paula plays music for a culture, spreading the thoughtful and evocative voice of the Hawaiian people across the world. Not content to be merely a widely respected artist, Paula has taken on the mantle of cultural ambassador—using her talent as an instrument to help bring about positive social change within her islands and beyond.