Hawaiian singer Israel Kamakawiwo’ole’s fame has now made it
to Wired (see the story here).
The short article notes the continuing popularity of Bruddah
Iz’s version of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful
World” on the iTunes site as well as making it to number one on
Microsoft employee buying list on Amazon (Microsoft? –
Obviously, his type of music is not for everyone but many
people, having heard this song, can’t keep it out of their head
(and hearts) and so are buying it from iTunes and Amazon.