JAKE SHIMABUKURO

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Jake Shimabukuro can still vividly remember the first time he held a ukulele, at age four. It was an encounter that would shape his destiny and give the world one of the most exceptional and innovative uke players in the history of the instrument—an artist who has drawn comparisons to musical titans such as Jimi Hendrix and Miles Davis.

“My mom played, and I kept bugging her to teach me,” he recalls. “So one day we sat down on the floor and she put her old Kamaka ukulele in my hands. I remember being so nervous. Then she showed me how to strum the strings and taught me my first chord. I fell in love with the ukulele immediately. From that day on, you had to pry the instrument away from me in order to get me to do anything else.”

That first brush with musical fate took place in Honolulu, Hawai’i,
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The Greatest DayThe Greatest Day
Js Productions 2018
$9.00
$15.55 (used)
Nashville SessionsNashville Sessions
Js Records 2016
$10.43
$2.94 (used)
LIVE: Jake ShimabukuroLIVE: Jake Shimabukuro
Hitchhike Records 2009
$10.48
$2.50 (used)
Gently WeepsGently Weeps
Extra tracks
Hitchhike Records 2006
$16.98
$3.81 (used)
Grand Ukulele: Live in BoulderGrand Ukulele: Live in Boulder
Multiple Formats
Mailboat Records 2013
$27.22
$71.99 (used)
Live In JapanLive In Japan
Hitchhike / eOne 2016
$11.63
$7.88 (used)
Peace Love UkulelePeace Love Ukulele
Mailboat Records 2011
$31.84
$1.99 (used)
My LifeMy Life
EP
Hitchhike Records 2007
$6.98
$2.99 (used)
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JAKE SHIMABUKURO Sunday Morning album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sunday Morning
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2002
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Crosscurrent album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Crosscurrent
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2003
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Walking Down Rainhill album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Walking Down Rainhill
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2004
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Dragon album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Dragon
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2005
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Gently Weeps album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Gently Weeps
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2006
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Hula Girls (Original Soundtrack) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hula Girls (Original Soundtrack)
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2007
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Peace Love Ukulele album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Peace Love Ukulele
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2011
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Grand Ukulele album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Grand Ukulele
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2012
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Travels album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Travels
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2015
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Nashville Sessions album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Nashville Sessions
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2016
JAKE SHIMABUKURO The Greatest Day album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Greatest Day
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2018

JAKE SHIMABUKURO EPs & splits

JAKE SHIMABUKURO Peace, Love & Ukulele album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Peace, Love & Ukulele
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2005
JAKE SHIMABUKURO My Life album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
My Life
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2007

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JAKE SHIMABUKURO Live album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2009
JAKE SHIMABUKURO Live In Japan album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live In Japan
Pop/Art Song/Folk 2016

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