The Beach Boys Cover Database

An attempt to collect together all the covers of Beach Boys songs in one place.

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(Brian Wilson / Mike Love)
Album: Surfer Girl (1963)
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The database contains 20 covers of "Hawaii".

Artist Album Year Listen Notes
Adrian BakerCalifornia Girls2010
The Beach Boys
(covered as "Medley Part One: Uptempo")
The Beach Boys Medley single1981A (badly edited) medley consisting of "Good Vibrations"/"Help Me, Rhonda"/"I Get Around"/"Little Deuce Coupe"/"Little Honda"/"Hawaii"/"409"/"Noble Surfer"/"Dance, Dance, Dance"/"Shut Down"/"Surfin' Safari"/"Barbara Ann"/"Surfin' U.S.A."/"Fun, Fun, Fun". Released as a single with Part Two (Ballads), and also a significantly shorter single version was released. This version was the B-side to the British "Wouldn't It Be Nice" re-release in 1990.
Bruce and TerryThe Best Of Bruce & Terry1998Recorded January 17 1964.
The DelltonesThe Golden Hits of the Golden Groups1964
Four FoursOne Track Mind single1967
FourwaysRag Doll single1967
Gidea Park
(covered as "Beach Boy Gold")
Live In Concert2013SpotifyLive version of the song, a medley of "Hawaii"/"Surfin' Safari/"Surfin' U.S.A"/"Fun, Fun, Fun.
The Hep StarsHawaii single1966Youtube, SpotifyCharted at number 7 in the Swedish charts.

Appears on the No-Go Showboat - 20 Beach Boys Cover Songs compilation album.
Al Jardine, Family & FriendsLive In Las Vegas2001Live recording. Continues from "Catch A Wave.
(covered as "Åland")
Åland single1980YoutubeFinnish cover with lyrics by Moog Konttinen.

Appears on reissues of the groups Mieto Levy album.
Mike LoveCatch A Wave1996YoutubeRe-recording with Adrian Baker.
David MarksLive On Sunset 20102015Live in-studio recording, featuring Marilyn Wilson-Rutherford on vocals.
Ol' 55
(covered as "Summer Of Ol' 55's Medley")
Ol' 55 On 45 Medley single1981Part of a medley with "Back To The Summer"/"Hawaii"/"Pipeline"/"Little Old Lady From Pasadena"/"Wipeout"/"Be True To Your School"/"The Rise And Fall Of Flingel Blunt"/"I Live For The Sun"/"Anywhere The Girls Are".
The QueersMove Back Home1995Youtube, SpotifyPunk cover
Rincon Surfside BandThe Surfing Song Book1965YoutubeInstrumental, with backing vocals. Does that still count as an instrumental?
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(covered as "(Just For Fun...) All Surf!")
Symphonic Sounds: Music Of The Beach Boys1998Orchestral medley of "Catch A Wave"/"Surfin' Safari"/"Surf City"/"Hawaii/"Surfin' U.S.A.".

Arranged by Bob Alcivar, produced by Bruce Johnston and Adrian Baker.
The Simple ImageSpinning, Spinning, Spinning1968
Die Strandjungs
(covered as "Auf Nach Hawaii")
Auf Nach HawaiiYoutube, SpotifyGerman lyrics by Bernd Morawitz.
The Top Ten AllstarsSweet Beat And Fun, Fun, Fun!Live recording.
The Wayward FiveCan't Get Enough Of Your Love single

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