Somethin’ I Can Dance To: Ofra Haza

Im Nin’alu – Ofra Haza (1984, 1988 & 1997)
This singer, songwriter, and actress, often considered Israel’s first pop star, attracted both Jewish and Arab fans while singing in multiple languages. This single, her first international hit, went on to be sampled by several hip-hop artists and laid the foundation for her worldwide success during the 90’s. In 2000, Haza died of complications from AIDS; she was 42 years old.

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