IZ's 'Over the Rainbow' tops German charts for eighth straight week

GERMANY (HawaiiNewsNow) - Israel Kamakawiwoole's "Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World" continues to dominate the German singles chart, coming in at No. 1 for the eighth week in a row.

The song is from IZ's record-breaking album "Facing Future," which was released in the U.S. in 1993.

A new IZ compilation CD entitled, "Over the Rainbow" is set for release in the United Kingdom on Dec. 27.

The CD is produced by the Mountain Apple Company Hawaii.

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