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Louis CK; at David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center on June 25, 2016 in New York City.

Louis CK Defies BDS, Performs in Jerusalem

After 24 hours in Jerusalem, Louis C.K. already gets it. “It’s very nice to be in Israel, in Jerusalem, but it’s weird,” he said Thursday, during the first of two stand-up shows on the same night at the capital’s Payis Arena. “Everyone I talk to who lives here says it’s crazy.”

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Elton John Semi-Dedicates ‘Your Song’ To Israel

The Times of Israel reports: At a rapturously received show in Tel Aviv’s Yarkon Park on Thursday night, Elton John semi-dedicated his first hit, “Your Song,” to Israel and told the crowd there could have been “no nicer place” for him to open his eight-week European tour.

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WATCH: Elton John Promises a ‘Wonderful, Crazy’ Night in Tel Aviv

The Times of Israel reports: The Rocket Man is on his way to Tel Aviv. Sir Elton John will be the bloke in shades sitting onstage behind a grand piano in Yarkon Park next Thursday, May 26, for his fourth concert in Israel and his first in six years.

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Israel Rejects ‘Delusional’ Claim Elton John Asked To Declare Loyalty

JERUSALEM (AFP) –  Israel has rejected as “delusional” a claim that superstar Elton John was asked to declare loyalty to the Jewish state before an upcoming concert. The “Rocket Man” singer’s Israeli concert organiser Shuki Weiss issued the claim on Monday,