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'I Am Israel' clip celebrates Independence Day

Independence Day 2016: A young singer and filmmaker have created a song to celebrate Israel.ILTV, 5/13/2016, 6:28 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

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

It's Jewish, Zionist and electronic - meet JEW2!

New music group JEW2 takes popular Israeli folk song and makes it modern. The message: The people of Israel live.Yoni Kempinski, 11/3/2015, 1:13 AM

Report: Israelis Have 'Lottery Fever'

The Central Bureau of Statistics said that music, sports, and playing the lottery were among Israelis' favorite cultural activities.Moshe Cohen, 8/30/2015, 9:30 PM

Hasidic Musician Yosi Piamenta Dies at 64

Yosi Piamenta, who came to be known as the 'Hasidic Hendrix', dies at 64 following a lengthy battle with cancer.Ido Ben Porat, 8/24/2015, 12:31 AM

Israeli Startup Revolutionizes the Music Industry

Israeli company wins fiercely competitive contest for its site allowing musicians and sound technicians to connect worldwide.Yoni Kempinski, 6/24/2015, 12:55 PM

Watch: Maccabeats Release 'Dayenu' Pesach Video

Latest Pesach video features multi-genre twist on classic Seder song.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2015, 9:05 PM

Aish Releases Own 'Uptown Funk' Passover Parody

Aish HaTorah's version of the hit debuts weeks after a capella group Six13's pre-Passover parody.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2015, 10:03 AM

Leftist Rocker Aviv Geffen: Send Bibi to Hell!

Incitement? Geffen puts up picture in concert of Netanyahu, Bennett and Liberman crossed out, shouts curses in calling to depose PM.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/20/2015, 10:21 AM

Palestinian Rappers Threaten to Sue Likud

Likud's ISIS-style campaign video has drawn the ire of a Jordan-based rap group for featuring their song without permission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2015, 7:33 PM

Anti-Semitic 'Ex-Jew' Has UK Performance Cancelled

Gilan Atzmon's Nottingham performance cancelled after residents report openly anti-Semitic statements to local council.Ari Soffer, 1/22/2015, 1:55 PM

US Superstar Band One Republic Coming to Israel

After cancellations from BDS and Hamas rockets, popular rock-pop band on its way: 'this performance realization of wish of a lifetime.'Ari Yashar, 1/7/2015, 3:06 PM

Nicki Minaj Criticized for Using Nazi Symbolism

Dictator uniforms, red-white-and-black armbands, and massive army used in new music video by famous rappers.Tova Dvorin, 11/10/2014, 11:43 AM

Peter Gabriel: I'm Anti-Occupation

Singer-songwriter Peter Gabriel contributes songs to Gaza aid album, says he against "injustice and occupation".Ben Ariel, 11/10/2014, 5:45 AM

'Ha'Olam Yafeh' - The World is Beautiful

The song "HaOlam Yafeh" (The World is Beautiful); by musicians Ovadia Hamama and Gil Akibayov from band "Heaven and Earth."Arutz Sheva, 11/5/2014, 11:00 AM

A Required Album for Lovers of Songs for the Soul

A new disc featuring songs of faith and hope, brings the listener closer to God with its beautiful soulfulness.Yaara Weiss, 11/5/2014, 10:53 AM

Latvian Nazi Musical Stirs Jewish Outrage

The Jewish community of Latvia has come out in protest of the musical 'glorifying' Nazi Herbert Cukurs, known as the 'Butcher of Riga'.Cynthia Blank, 10/31/2014, 12:37 PM

Beach Boys Cancel Israel Concert

The Beach Boys call off a concert that was scheduled for November 29 in Tel Aviv.Ben Ariel, 10/22/2014, 5:44 AM

Emotional Song Describes Israel's Search for Teens

Eliezer Botzer's 'Land Without Character' describes the emotional turmoil in Israel during search for murdered teens.Ornit Atzar, 7/4/2014, 12:34 PM

Watch: Special Song in Honor of Murdered Teens

Chabad-Lubavitch event interrupted by news of boys' bodies being found; orchestra plays special niggun in their memory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2014, 11:45 AM

Israeli Singer Dedicates Song to Kidnapped Teens

Listen: Famous Israeli singer Udi Davidi writes new song dedicated to the families of the three Israeli teenagers kidnapped by terrorists.Arutz Sheva North America, 6/20/2014, 8:35 PM

The Lynyrd Skynyrd Connection to Mount Zion

As preparations for Shavuot are underway, a rabbi reminisces about rock star Artimus Pyle's three years as a yeshiva student on Mt. Zion.Ben Bresky, 6/3/2014, 3:59 PM

Watch: Hit Singer Chaim Gold, 'We Are Blessed'

After two hit singles, Chassidic singer releases another surprise smash hit - with tremendous support from the hareidi community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2014, 5:18 PM

New Double Album for Chaim Israel

Singer and songwriter living in Israel launches new double album. Watch a preview single here.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2014, 5:08 PM

New Album Combines Klezmer and Country

American country comes together with Klezmer and gives a special touch to Moshe Dovid Weissman's new album., 5/25/2014, 6:06 AM

ADL Welcomes Rapper's Apology over 'Anti-Semitism'

Anti Defamation League welcomes US rapper's apology for 'unfortunate choice of wardrobe', says incident blown out of proportion.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 5/20/2014, 10:18 PM

Photo Essay: Sounds of the Old City Festival

Photo Essay and podcast: Sounds of the Old City Festival.Ben Bresky, 4/20/2014, 1:54 PM

Thousands Expected at Moshav Country Fair

Leah Sand, organizer of the Passover Moshav Country Fair talks about how she left Holland in the shadow of the Holocaust for Israel.Ben Bresky, 4/14/2014, 2:44 PM

Passover Concert to Honor United Hatzalah Medics

Eli Beer discusses how his teenage experiences in Jerusalem inspired him to found the volunteer group that save lives.Ben Bresky, 4/13/2014, 9:46 PM

Breslov Music Stars Unchanged by Fame

Ahead of Toronto show, Israeli hareidi music sensations reveal to local paper that Torah and music can go hand in hand.Dalit Halevi and Tova Dvorin, 3/28/2014, 9:15 AM

'What Does Haman Say?'

Parody video offers a Purim-themed remix to Ylvis' 'What Does The Fox Say?' But which one is stranger?Arutz Sheva, 3/13/2014, 3:42 PM

Beit Shemesh Singer Calls for Unity in New Video

Ari Goldwag talks about how he shaved his beard for a special video promoting unity and tolerance between all Israelis.Ben Bresky, 3/11/2014, 6:54 PM

Music Video Combines Cinematic, Jewish History

Revolutionary video uses the timelessness of the silent film era to convey Purim's deepest messages.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 3/7/2014, 8:48 AM

Return to Music 30 Years After Return to Judaism

French singer Gilbert Sitbon left a stellar career in its prime to study Torah; he now finds his way back to the studio.Ari Yashar, 3/6/2014, 10:22 PM

Violinist's Heartstrings Come to Life in New Album

Oleh speaks to Arutz Sheva about how he brings his passion about Israel, Jewish music to life in soulful rendition of Shabbat tunes.Tova Dvorin, 2/28/2014, 7:47 AM

New Pre-Purim Clip Celebrates Miracles

It's almost Purim. Enjoy "Miracles" - a new music clip brought to you by Gad Elbaz, Naftali Kalfa and Ari Lesser.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 2/25/2014, 8:46 PM

When Carlebach Spirit Meets Classical Music

Special tribute concert features the soulful Shabbat tunes of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach - as played by a philharmonic orchestra.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin , 2/19/2014, 7:16 PM

Presidential Candidate Rejects 'Racism' Charges

Professor Dan Shechtman says Shas Chairman Aryeh Deri blew his comments about Mizrahi music out of proportion.Tova Dvorin, 2/17/2014, 5:59 PM

Rolling Stones to Perform Debut Israel Show

Legendary British rock band reportedly finalizing early summer show, offered record $4.5 million.Ari Yashar, 2/10/2014, 3:29 PM

Resurrecting the Spirit of the Hebrew Revolution

Unique concert brings to life the songs and poetry of Jewish revolutionary and founder of the Lehi underground movement, Avraham Stern.Ben Bresky, 1/29/2014, 4:06 PM

Religious Singers Take Israeli Music Awards

Yonatan Razel, Ariel Zilber and Eviatar Banai recognized in awards for their skilled and religious music.Ari Yashar, 1/17/2014, 2:58 PM

Filipina Worker Wins 'X-Factor Israel'

Foreign caregiver working in Tel Aviv for 6 years wins popular TV talent show singing in English.Ari Yashar, 1/15/2014, 9:13 AM

One Direction Pop Star Is Finding Judaism

Celebrity Harry Styles is learning Hebrew to read from the Torah; interest started from good friend, now prays and tries to eat kosher.Ari Yashar, 1/7/2014, 10:23 PM

Veteran Jewish Rock Stars Reunited

Almost 10 years since leading a revolution in Jewish music, the members of Reva L'Sheva are coming back to the stage.Yoni Kempinski, 1/6/2014, 2:30 PM

Watch: New Mati Shriki Single, 'Forever I Loved'

Mati Shariki single for upcoming debut album. Watch it here.Tova Dvorin, 12/31/2013, 3:23 PM

Klezmatics Tell Arutz Sheva About Their Roots

Grammy Award-winning klezmer band tells about its eastern European Yiddish Jewish music roots, incorporated in its upbeat originality.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/24/2013, 12:42 PM

Journalist, Satirist Didi Manousi Passes Away

Didi Manousi's poems and songs influenced Israeli culture, document the Israeli experience over decades of history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2013, 2:30 PM

Hanukkah single: Benny Friedman - Light One Candle

Jewish music artist Benny Friedman offers free "Hanukkah gift" to audience - an uplifting song of Jewish inspiration and light.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2013, 8:32 AM

Israelis Mourn Legendary Singer Arik Einstein

Israelis gather to bid farewell to legendary singer. Knesset committee opens Wednesday with a song.Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2013, 10:47 AM

Rabbi: Eyal Golan Affair a Warning for Religious

Rabbi of Kiryat Shmona reacts to Eyal Golan affair, says it proves the society must invest in the youth: ‘The religious are not immune.’Maayana Miskin, 11/21/2013, 3:00 PM

Pop Stars to Perform in Israel, Defying Boycotters

More and more pop stars flock to Tel Aviv for first-time performances in Israel; unlike in previous years, stars refuse to bow to BDS.Tova Dvorin , 11/6/2013, 5:14 PM

'Boycott Israel, If You Think That's Just'

Jewish rapper Ari Lesser makes "Boycott Israel" music video viral about the wrongs of other nations violating human rights.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/8/2013, 1:42 AM

Music Clip: Jewish Music in the Streets of Vienna

Jerusalem musician Chaim Gold visited Vienna and came back with a musical video for his latest song - "Vea-ha-vatcha".Yoni Kempinski, 10/7/2013, 1:42 AM

Photo Essay: Jerusalem Sukkot Street Fair

Photo essay & podcast: An organic eco sukkah, a blind-folded chess master, and new olim from around the world celebrate Sukkot.Ben Bresky, 9/24/2013, 9:23 PM

Aish Hatorah in New Rosh Hashanah Music Video

Jerusalem yeshiva releases new music video with holiday meaning, breakdancing., 8/25/2013, 1:27 PM

Sacred Music Fest Celebrates Jerusalem's Heritage

Jerusalem "an example to everybody on how to respect each other without compromising who we are," says director of festival.Ben Bresky, 8/22/2013, 11:40 AM