We Heard ‘Em Say: Kanye West to perform in Israel

JERUSALEM POST
by David Brinn
August 4, 2015

American rap superstar Kanye West apparently liked Israel so much on his lightning visit here in April with his celebrity wife Kim Kardashian, he’s decided to reward his Holy Land fans with a show.

American rap superstar Kanye West apparently liked Israel so much on his lightning visit here in April with his celebrity wife Kim Kardashian, he’s decided to reward his Israeli fans with a show. Just a week after fellow A-lister Mariah Carey announced her first Israeli concert this month following a recent vacation here, flamboyant hip hop giant West has added his name to the list of performers who are making 2015 one of the more star-studded concert seasons in recent Israeli history….In 2013, West was criticized by the Anti-Defamation League for saying in a radio interview that “Black people don’t have the same level of connections as Jewish people.” The ADL called it “classic anti-Semitism,” adding, “There it goes again, the age-old canard that Jews are all-powerful and control the levers of power in government.” READ MORE

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