Hawaiian Music Hall of Famer Mahi Beamer dies at 88

Hawaiian Music Hall of Famer Mahi Beamer dies at 88

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaiian Music Hall of Famer Mahi Beamer died Friday, his doctor said.

Beamer's family said he collapsed Wednesday while at his brother Sonny Milton Beamer's funeral.

Mahi Beamer was given a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts in 1991.

He was also inducted into the Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame in 2008.

Beamer was 88 years old.

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