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Hall of Fame: Justin Bieber

September 17, 2010


"Justin prays the Shema before each show. First he says a Christian prayer, then he says the Shema.


"Justin heard me pray, he gets why I do it and now he does the same prayer every time before he goes on the stage.”








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Neil Sedaka's special Israel song

By Jennifer Lipman, September 16, 2010

Neil Sedaka has promised he will serenade his Israeli fans in Hebrew when he performs in Tel Aviv next month.

The American Jewish singer-songwriter told The Jerusalem Post that he had already recorded some of hits in Hebrew.

The 71–year-old said: “I’m going to attempt to sing two songs in Hebrew – Oh, Carole and You Mean Everything To Me.”

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Hall of Fame: Katy Perry

September 3, 2010


"So I pray for a favour like Esther…I need your strength to handle the pressure.”






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Johnny is not the rotten one

By Julie Burchill, August 19, 2010

I love Israel and I love Rihanna, so imagine my glee earlier this year on seeing a photo of her lying by the exact Tel Aviv swimming pool where I had been lounging just a few days before! I'm less fond of Lady Gaga so I wasn't quite as stoked to see her mooching around the Western Wall. And I can't stand Madonna so I wasn't overjoyed to see her strutting around the Promised Land.

But, hey, every little helps in the war against the half-wits seeking to demonise Israel through the medium of cultural boycott.

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Matisyahu's new single 'One Day'

By Jessica Elgot, May 13, 2010
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The new single from Grammy-nominated Jewish reggae artist Matisyahu is 'One Day'

The single, released on June 14th, is the first from his new album 'Light' - his first full-length record in three years. It was used by NBC as part of their coverage of the Vancouver Winter Olympics 2010.

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