comscore Taimane explores her heritage with ‘Hawaiki’
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Taimane explores her heritage with ‘Hawaiki’

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                                Taimane’s “Hawaiki”

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    Taimane’s “Hawaiki”

Taimane, who dedicated the album to her late mother, mentions in the liner notes that her mother was Samoan. With that knowledge, listeners can be prepared for lyrics that refer to Samoa rather than Hawaii. Read more

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