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Watch: Live "concert" with Yaakov Shwekey

Watch: Live "concert" with Yaakov Shwekey

Join live as the leading Jewish music singer performs from his home in the U.S.Arutz Sheva, 29/03/2020 19:13
Watch: Shwekey prays for a perfect world

Watch: Shwekey prays for a perfect world

Singer Yaakov Shwekey prays for a perfect world in his new music video.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2020 23:22
Yaakov Shwekey wows the crowd in Hollywood, California

Yaakov Shwekey wows the crowd in Hollywood, California

Despite the unexpected rainfall, Shwekey’s Hannukah concert at Universal Studio, CA was a great success.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2019 21:12
OU celebrates 40 years with Shwekey

OU celebrates 40 years with Shwekey

Orthodox Union’s Israel arm celebrates its 40th anniversary in a gala concert with international singer Yaakov Shwekey, 5,000 attendees.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2019 22:37
Watch: Yaakov Shwekey rehearses for concert

Watch: Yaakov Shwekey rehearses for concert

Singer Shwekey, together with Shlomi Shabbat and Yonatan Razel, hold rehearsal ahead of Wednesday's concert at Live Park in Rishon Letzion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2019 11:00
Omer Adam and Yaakov Shwekey sing a duet

Omer Adam and Yaakov Shwekey sing a duet

Yaakov Shwekey praises Omer Adam's refusal to perform on Shabbat before the two sing together at a recent event in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2019 00:09
Watch: Jewish music rocks Times Square

Watch: Jewish music rocks Times Square

Thousands of Jewish teens gathered for the annual giant after-Shabbat Cteen event and enthusiastically joined singer Yaacov Shwekey.Yoni Kempinski, 24/02/2019 13:04
Yaakov Shwekey and Kobi Peretz remind us: God is always there

Yaakov Shwekey and Kobi Peretz remind us: God is always there

Listen to the song "Veafilu Behastara" by Kobi Peretz & Yaakov Shwekey. Lyrics are taken from famous Breslov teaching.Tzvi Lev, 18/10/2018 17:45
'Praise the Lord' with Yaakov Shwekey

'Praise the Lord' with Yaakov Shwekey

Yaakov Shwekey launches the video clip "Yishtabach Shemu" from his latest album MUSICA.Tzvi Lev, 11/10/2018 20:11
Shwekey: There's never "too much energy" in Jewish Music

Shwekey: There's never "too much energy" in Jewish Music

The Jewish music superstar talks about his new album, the state of Jewish music, and why his new song will be in 3 different languages.Yoni Kempinski, 06/08/2018 15:28
Listen: New single by Yaakov Shwekey

Listen: New single by Yaakov Shwekey

In his tenth album, Yaakov Shwekey combines diverse musical styles, with hits in English, Hebrew, French, Spanish and YiddishTzvi Lev, 03/06/2018 16:18
Yaakov Shwekey releases new single in homage to Shalom Rubaskin

Yaakov Shwekey releases new single in homage to Shalom Rubaskin

Popular Jewish pop singer wrote song in honor of the release of jailed hassidic slaughterhouse operator Shalom Rubashkin.Tzvi Lev, 03/05/2018 14:00
Watch: Yaakov Shwekey sings 'A Mother’s Promise'

Watch: Yaakov Shwekey sings 'A Mother’s Promise'

International Jewish superstar releases a new song in time for PassovTzvi Lev, 29/03/2018 20:14
Watch Yaakov Shwekey sing with Shalom Rubashkin

Watch Yaakov Shwekey sing with Shalom Rubashkin

Jewish music superstar sings with freed prisoner Shalom Rubashkin. 'I can finally sing with you, after so many years of tears.'Tzvi Lev, 18/01/2018 09:13
Listen: New single by Yaakov Shwekey

Listen: New single by Yaakov Shwekey

The Jewish music superstar releases a new single in time for Rosh Hashannah.Tzvi Lev, 17/09/2017 09:58
Yaakov Shwekey 'Flagdance' historic Kotel plaza performance

Yaakov Shwekey 'Flagdance' historic Kotel plaza performance

View selected excerpts in honor of Jerusalem Jubilee celebrations, tens of thousands participate at Western Wall plaza.Mordechai Sones, 07/08/2017 19:39
A US bar mitzvah boy watches his dream come true

A US bar mitzvah boy watches his dream come true

Despite his illness, bar mitzvah boy succeeds in praying at Western Wall - together with singer Yaakov Shwekey.Uzi Baruch, 07/06/2017 14:30
Yaakov Shwekey releases video: 'We Are A Miracle'

Yaakov Shwekey releases video: 'We Are A Miracle'

New video features tale of Jewish perseverance through the ages, declaring that the Jewish people are indeed a miracle.Yoni Kempinski, 15/08/2016 17:19
Shwekey's song in memory of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef

Shwekey's song in memory of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef

Yaakov Shwekey sings "Maran Sheli", in memory of Shas's former spiritual leader., 15/08/2016 03:03
Jewish singer Shwekey dances at Joseph's tomb

Jewish singer Shwekey dances at Joseph's tomb

Internationally renowned singer Yaakov Shwekey visits Joseph's tomb in Shechem together with Samaria Brigade Commander.Ido Ben Porat, 12/07/2016 18:50
Hassidic 'Giants' Unite the Jewish Soul

Hassidic 'Giants' Unite the Jewish Soul

Avraham Fried and Yaakov Shwekey conquer the stage in Jerusalem for United Hatzalah, helping Jews 'spiritually and physically.'Yoni Kempinski, 06/10/2015 17:53
Only One Week to go: Fried, Shwekey on One Stage

Only One Week to go: Fried, Shwekey on One Stage

Tickets going fast for the Oct. 1 show at Jerusalem International Convention Center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2015 16:01
Fried, Shwekey to Star in Hatzalah Benefit Concert

Fried, Shwekey to Star in Hatzalah Benefit Concert

Tickets now on sale for Oct. 1 show at Jerusalem International Convention Center, featuring two of the biggest names in Jewish music.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2015 17:39
Sassoon Children Sing Shortly Before Tragic Fire

Sassoon Children Sing Shortly Before Tragic Fire

Haunting recording of seven siblings who perished in Shabbat inferno was made just two weeks before their tragic deaths.Ari Soffer and Yishai Karov, 25/03/2015 17:17
Motorcycles and a Song for One Brave Child

Motorcycles and a Song for One Brave Child

New "ambucycle" dedicated to seven-year-old Raphael Assoulin, who is battling cancer for the second time in his young life.Yoni Kempinski, 23/10/2014 03:42
Et Rikod (Time to Dance) - New from Yaakov Shwekey

Et Rikod (Time to Dance) - New from Yaakov Shwekey

The official music video of hit "Et Rikod" (Time to Dance) was launched Sunday featuring an Israeli Air Force soldier as its main character.Arutz Sheva, 22/10/2014 18:40
Shwekey is Coming to Sing in Honor of IDF Soldiers

Shwekey is Coming to Sing in Honor of IDF Soldiers

Arutz Sheva speaks to Hassidic music star before he sets off to Israel to take part in a big concert dedicated to Israeli soldiers.Yoni Kempinski, 28/12/2012 06:45
Cry No More: Terrorism, Disengagement, and Iran

Cry No More: Terrorism, Disengagement, and Iran

Yaakov Shwekey's new single evokes different emotions as it looks at terrorism, the disengagement and Iran's nuclear program.Elad Benari, 17/02/2012 01:13