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Nina Simone, Who Would Have Turned 81 Today, Sings “Eretz Zavat Chalav”

Nina Simone, Who Would Have Turned 81 Today, Sings “Eretz Zavat Chalav”
By February 21, 2014

The High Priestess of Soul covers a Hebrew classic Read More

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Meet ‘X Factor’ Contestant Carly Rose Sonenclar, Jewish Singing Sensation

Meet ‘X Factor’ Contestant Carly Rose Sonenclar, Jewish Singing Sensation
By September 24, 2012

The Westchester native starred as Young Cosette in ‘Les Mis’ before wowing Britney Spears and Simon Cowell on ‘X Factor’ Read More

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Nina Simone: The High Priestess of Jewish Soul

Nina Simone: The High Priestess of Jewish Soul
By March 2, 2010

There’s this video that’s been floating around for a few years of Nina Simone covering the Israeli folk song “Eretz Zavat Chalav u’Dvash” (Land of Milk and Honey), but there has never been an adequate explanation as to why the … Read More

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