United Kingdom – Singer Engelbert Humperdinck performed in Israel in spite of calls for boycott

British singer Engelbert Humperdinck performed in Israel on December 1st. Anti-Israel protesters showed up at Humperdinck shows in Britain and Ireland calling upon the musician to boycott Israel. A Facebook site and several Arab websites also called upon the singer to cancel his performance for political reasons. However, he did perform at Yad-Eliyahu Arena (Nokia Arena) in Tel Aviv.  

In further music news, jazz legends the Sun Ra Arkestra performed Dec. 3rd, Rainbow Gathering guru Fantuzzi will play Dec. 10th and Spanish singer Julio Iglesias will perform Dec. 12th.

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