The Beach Boys Cover Database


Hawaii
Surfer Girl cover

"Hawaii"

(Brian Wilson / Mike Love)
The Beach Boys song
Album: Surfer Girl (1963)
Listen to The Beach Boys version: Youtube, SpotifyCovers: 21

Studio coversAny studio recorded cover that doesn't fall into the other categories.
Live coversAny cover only performed live (including those released on live albums).
SamplesCover that samples the original track (or another cover)
Beach Boys & solo versionAny cover by The Beach Boys, either as a group or solo
MedleysCovers which are parts of medleys
"Bedroom" coversRecorded at home, for Youtube, etc.
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Artist Album Year ListenNotes
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.
Kontra
(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.
David Marks
(covered as "Hawaii (Low Key Intensity)")
The Lost Years2008
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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