“Smoke All Day” Is Not What You Think

University of Hawaii-Hilo professor brings culture and language to viral song.

Smoked Meat, Smoked Fish is on the plate and on the radio!

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - This morning we’re talking with Ka’ikena Scanlan, a Hawaiian language professor at the University of Hawaii-Hilo

A song he wrote and performed went viral with radio stations and online. The name of the song is called “Smoke All Day.” What is he really talking about: Smoked Meat!

We asked a bunch of questions about the significance of smoked meat in the culture of Hawaii, what he teaches, the ultimate goal and his experience as an instructor.

Watch the interview for more information.

"Smoke All Day" Viral Song

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