The unlikely history of a Hasidic melody.
In Hebrew, English and Yiddish, this legendary Israeli singer has created an unparalleled body of music.
Music has been a part of Jewish life since biblical times, and remains integral to the Jewish religious and cultural experiences.
The music and lyrics expressed the dreams of a new nation.
In many ways, the history of Israeli music reflects the broad struggles of this young country.
Ethiopian-inspired music has hit the big time in Israel.
In Israel, even the musical is political.
A unique sound emanating from a unique place