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Lebanese BDS calls to ban Batman v Superman

Lebanese branch of anti-Israeli movement seeks to ban Hollywood flick from theaters over Israeli actress' role as Wonder Woman.Shoshana Miskin, 4/24/2016, 7:13 PM

Watch: Uplifting Jewish rock to 'Change the World'

Dov Gurewicz's band Kavana releases its first music video ahead of debut album, putting a positive message to a fresh sound.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2016, 8:02 AM

Kippalive's latest single: Vehi She’amda

Jewish acapella band Kippalive release new, timely single for Passover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2016, 2:20 PM

Ronit Elkabetz, ambassador of Israeli cinema, dies at 51

Israeli actress who brought her country's films to the world dies after a long battle with cancer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2016, 10:52 PM

Watch: Nissim Black's Pesach tribute to his new homeland

Just in time for Passover: Jewish rapper's new single 'Zman Cheruteinu' displays his love for Israel, defiance of Arab terrorism.Ari Soffer, 4/19/2016, 6:10 PM

Crowdfunding campaign to make Jewish music digital

Unusual new startup seeks to take ancient Jewish music from the analog past and bring it to the digital future.Debra Kamin, 4/18/2016, 10:00 PM

Israeli music star caves into pressure – won’t rally for soldier

Day after announcing performance in Tel Aviv rally for Hevron soldier, Eyal Golan and David D'Or cancel appearance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 2:23 PM

Norwegian rappers slammed for using 'Jew' as an insult

Popular rap duo Karpe Diem use 'Jew' and 'Ariel Sharon' as insult in latest single, drawing sharp condemnation.JTA, 4/14/2016, 11:15 AM

Morgan Freeman caves into BDS pressure?

One day after the actor posted a photo of himself, Freeman erases ‘Israel’.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2016, 11:07 AM

Israeli basketball coach David Blatt in running for Knicks post

Just months after being fired by Cleveland Cavaliers, American-Israeli coach reportedly being considered for New York Knicks post.JTA, 4/12/2016, 9:23 PM

On 2nd Israel visit, Kevin Costner dismisses BDS

Two-time Academy Award-winner brushes off Roger Waters' opposition to visiting Israel; 'I receive lots of love here.'JTA, 4/11/2016, 10:25 AM

Watch: 'Ma Nishtana' never sounded so cool

Hit Jewish group Shtar release new single in time for Passover, to 'see you again' by Wiz Khalifa.Ari Soffer, 4/7/2016, 12:34 PM

US rap star Wiz Khalifa to perform in Israel this summer

Wiz Khalifa becomes latest global music star to announce 2016 performance in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2016, 3:20 PM

Jean-Claude Van Damme prays at Kotel, loses Israel fight

Martial arts film star places note in Kotel, but faced with onslaught of anti-Israel hate edits his Facebook status within minutes.Ari Yashar, 3/30/2016, 9:31 AM

Band attacked in Paris massacre coming to Israel

California band ‘Eagles of Death Metal,' whose fans were massacred by ISIS in Paris, will play in Tel Aviv on September 5.Gil Ronen, 3/24/2016, 6:27 PM

Watch: Purim meets Mission Impossible

In a fun take on the classic Purim songs, acapella group Kippalive releases 'Mission Purimpossible.'Yoni Kempinski, 3/23/2016, 8:55 AM

Watch: Celebrating 'Bar Mitzvah Time,' rap style

Black Jewish rap star teams up with maverick hassidic singer in a song to fund Bar Mitzvahs for the less fortunate.Yoni Kempinski, 3/17/2016, 6:30 PM

US metal singer pulls Europe tour after Nazi salute row

Lead singer of US metal band Down apologizes after shouting 'White Power' at LA concert, causing French gov't to pull festival funding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 12:23 PM

Watch: Stephen Colbert plays 'Fiddler On The Roof'

The Late Show host might not be Jewish - but we think he did a pretty convincing job (OK not really).Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2016, 2:36 PM

Black-American Jewish rap star makes Aliyah to Jerusalem

3 years after conversion Nissim Black touches down in Holy Land; 'God, Jewish people and land of Israel go together, no one without other.'Ari Yashar, 3/2/2016, 1:30 PM

Pop sensation Sia announces Israel performance date

BDS fail: Australian singer-songwriter phenom headed to Jewish state in August, joining Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 8:47 PM

Ariel Zilber accepts award: I never meant to hurt anyone

Rightist singer receives lifetime achievement award, discusses Achinoam Nini's call to boycott him.Yoni Kempinski, 2/18/2016, 3:15 AM

Lost Mozart music played for first time in 200 years

Museum of Prague hosts performance of lost piece that provides glimpse into rivalry between Mozart and Antonio Salieri.Raphael Poch, 2/17/2016, 8:09 AM

Megadeth in Israel: Leading heavy metal band returns

After cancelling 2014 performance, Megadeth schedules July 2016 concert, joining raft of other scheduled star performances.David Rosenberg, 2/14/2016, 4:02 PM

A modern, sassy take on dating comes to Jerusalem

Theater Review: Local theater brings Broadway's romantic comedy musical to Jerusalem with Israeli premiere of 'First Date.'Raphael Poch, 2/12/2016, 11:08 AM

Israel haters livid over Beyonce, J. Lo performances

US pop icons Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez set to perform in Israel for first time ever this year, causing predictable BDS backlash.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2016, 8:40 AM

Anne Frank's 'uncensored diary' to hit theaters

Arutz Sheva gets an inside look into upcoming play 'Anne,' and the 'taboos' it challenges.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 2/10/2016, 4:23 PM

Seinfeld: Israelis are 'all or nothing'

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld shares his experiences from his recent comedy tour in Israel.Elad Benari, 2/1/2016, 4:12 AM

Israeli film wins Grand Jury Prize at Sundance

Writer-director Elite Zexer's debut feature 'Sand Storm' about two Bedouin women won the prestigious prize in World Cinema competition.Cynthia Blank, 1/31/2016, 3:02 PM

Watch: Debut video of 'The Last Survivor'

Renowned Jewish music composer Cecelia Margules releases song for her father, a Holocaust survivor, sung by the Israeli Dudu Fisher.Baruch Gordon, 1/27/2016, 7:32 PM

Watch: Israeli superstar and convert rap star wow in collab

Gad Elbaz and hassidic rapper Nissim crown God on New York City streets to raise funds for terror victim's family.Yoni Kempinski, 1/27/2016, 8:00 AM

Beach Boys' lead singer to perform in Israel

Brian Wilson to perform in Israel in June, a year and a half after the Beach Boys cancelled a concert in Tel Aviv.Ben Ariel, 1/27/2016, 5:46 AM

US rapper B.o.B denies the holocaust, says the earth is flat

B.o.B follows string of bizarre tweets claiming earth is flat - and a spat with an astrophysicist - with a song denying the holocaust.Ari Soffer, 1/26/2016, 9:53 PM

Rising religious star stuns in new pre-album single

Preceding his debut album, Hanan Ben-Ari drops an uplifting song with mizrahi rhythm teaching how 'our lives are strawberries.'Yoni Kempinski, 1/25/2016, 4:56 PM

'Ariel Zilber's lifetime achievement cannot be taken away'

Member of IUPA award committee slams leftist singer Achinoam Nini for quitting org. after nationalist song legend wins the prize.Ido Ben-Porat, 1/24/2016, 11:01 PM

Two years later, right-wing music legend gets honored

After radical leftists blocked his lifetime achievement prize, Ariel Zilber gets same prize from a different prestigious organization.Ari Yashar, 1/20/2016, 1:49 PM

Alan Rickman dies at age 69

British actor and theater legend passed away after battle with cancerShoshana Miskin, 1/14/2016, 5:20 PM

Watch: Gathering holy sparks with Brazillian bossa nova

Follow fascinating journey of a Jerusalem native to Europe, back home and back to Judaism, and on to Brazil to spread recognition of God.Yoni Kempinski, 1/14/2016, 5:20 PM

Four Jews in running to play Han Solo in new spin-off film

Four up-and-coming Jewish actors make short list to play Star Wars role immortalized by Harrison Ford.Cynthia Blank, 1/13/2016, 8:54 PM

Watch: Maccabeats release song for MLK Jr. Day

Popular a capella group joins Naturally 7 in honoring the civil rights leader with music video shot outside Lincoln Memorial in Washington.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2016, 2:32 PM

29th HASC concert sees big names in Jewish music

29th concert sees Israeli production team and musicians from Israel and all across North America join together to help Camp HASC.Yoni Kempinski, 1/12/2016, 12:18 PM

RIP David Bowie, who found Kaballah before Madonna

Bowie may have been the only major international pop singer to use kabbalistic terminology in Hebrew.Gil Ronen, 1/11/2016, 11:54 AM

King David is coming to TV screens near you

New show based on Samuel I will tell story of Israel's legendary king from 3,000 years ago, with creators saying they're going for accuracy.Ari Yashar, 1/10/2016, 3:45 PM

Watch: Religious Jew in Israel releases hit Christmas song

Lazer Lloyd sits down with Arutz Sheva to speak about his unique blues/rock style, and his surprising Christmas hit.Yoni Kempinski, 1/3/2016, 7:57 PM

Hassidic girl rock band makes waves across US

Hassidic Alt-Rock band 'Bullet Proof Stockings' sets out to inspire women from all walks of life to rock out to the beat of their own drum!Raphael Poch, 12/31/2015, 7:08 AM

Mixing cultures: Impro-League brings Hebrish humor to Jerusalem

Three local Jerusalem imrpovisational theater teams tear down cultural divides and language barriers to create a Hebrish evening of fun.Raphael Poch, 12/30/2015, 7:18 AM

Seinfeld was inspired to become a comedian in Israel

Israeli audiences connect to his performance out of Nostalgia and because he keeps it clean.Raphael Poch, 12/21/2015, 1:14 AM

Report: Kim and Kanye to baptize newborn son in Jerusalem

Famous couple Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reportedly will baptize their son, Saint West, in JerusalemShoshana Miskin, 12/20/2015, 9:00 PM

Yada, yada, yada: Jerry Seinfeld makes Tel Aviv laugh

Jewish comedian Jerry Seinfeld kicks off his first ever comedy tour in Israel, performing before 11,000 at a Tel Aviv basketball arena.Elad Benari, 12/20/2015, 4:41 AM

Star Wars The Force Awakens takes Israel by Stormtroopers!

Fans from around Israel loved Star Wars The Force Awakens. And don't worry, no spoilers were revealed in the writing of this article.Raphael Poch, 12/17/2015, 7:45 AM

Adam Sandler 'disgusted' by artists who boycott Israel

I'm 'very' pro-Israel, Sandler tells Howard Stern, before thanking the radio personality for his rants against Roger Waters.Cynthia Blank, 12/16/2015, 10:48 PM

New Star Wars film premiers, fans hail an instant classic

Rekindling the glory? Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens in LA to rave review on Twitter and prospects of box office records.Ari Yashar, 12/15/2015, 9:14 PM

Watch: Avraham Fried talks about the magic of Chabad music

'These composers were giants, brilliant composers who knew the key to reach the soul,' music legend Fried tells Arutz Sheva.Yoni Kempinski, 12/15/2015, 8:54 AM

Haredi rap band Shtar hopes to make it at Eurovision

Citing Jewish theologians of old, band looks to make their mark in Israel as well as compete at Eurovision, after Shabbat of course.Raphael Poch, 12/14/2015, 11:33 AM

Radiohead vocalist says YouTube like Nazi Germany

Thom Yorke accuses YouTube and Google of stealing art and profiting from it, as the 'Nazis did' during World War II.Cynthia Blank, 12/2/2015, 8:30 PM

Finally! A Hanukkah parody of Adele's 'Hello'

'Shalom, it's me'; watch what happens when Adele and a beloved Jewish holiday meet in song.Cynthia Blank, 12/2/2015, 5:38 PM

The Maccabeats are back with a 'Latke Recipe'

They're baaaaack...! Just in time for Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2015, 9:19 PM