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        1/16/2013, Shevat 5, 5773

      Shalom Levine of Megama Duo Passes Away


      Rabbi Shalom Levine of the music duo Megama passed away at the age of 61. Megama was known for their songs My Zaidy, G-d Is Alive and Well in Jerusalem and other tracks from their album released in the late 1970s and 1980s. The musical act was very popular and considered influential to contemporary musicians. The other member of the duo Moshe Yess passed away in 2011 from cancer.