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A collection of works created by Israelis or in Israel:

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  • Dudu Aharon — One of the biggest modern-day Israeli musical icons.
  • Yardena Arazi — Two-time Eurovision presenter and one-time host, she was the biggest female star of the '80s.
  • Shlomo Artzi — Probably the most beloved and popular musician in Israeli history.
  • Gali Atari — Winner of the 1979 Eurovision Song Contest.
  • Asaf Avidan — Popular folk-rock entertainer whose "Reckoning Song" became an international hit in 2012 thanks to a remix.
  • Ehud Banai — A major figure in the Israeli rock industry during the late '80s and early '90s.
  • Netta Barzilai — Winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2018.
  • Izhar Cohen — The first Israeli Eurovision winner in history.
  • Dana International — Famous transgender singer who became an LGBT icon in and outside Israel. Winner of Eurovision Song Contest 1998.
  • Arik Einstein — The original star of Israeli music and probably its biggest influencer overall.
  • EthniX — Hugely popular band of the '90s who mixed new wave music with Mizrahi sounds.
  • Aviv Geffen — Rock star often considered the nation's answer to Bowie or Marilyn Manson
  • Eyal Golan — The biggest name of the 21st century and one of the most popular Israeli stars overall.
  • Sarit Hadad — Sephardic female singer who was the leading woman in Israeli music throughout the 2000s.
  • Ofra Haza — A beloved Yemeni-Jewish entertainer who was one of its most visible names internationally.
  • Hadag Nahash — Popular hip-hop/funk group from Jerusalem
  • Ilanit — One of the first big women in the Israeli music scene, she was a big star in the '70s and ex-Eurovision contestant.
  • Infected MushroomTrope Codifier for psychedelic trance and the single biggest act in Middle Eastern dance music.
  • Keren Ann
  • The Living Tombstone
  • Shiri Maimon — Kochav Nolad runner up, she became a popular singer, actress, and celebrity and one of the most visible Israelis internationally.
  • Achinoam "Noa" Nini — Internationally prolific Arab-Jewish singer known for her left-wing pro-Palestinian views.
  • Yael Naim - Israeli-French one-hit wonder for her song "New Soul".
  • Esther and Abi Ofarim — Husband-and-wife duo behind a Eurovision second-placer and a UK #1 hit.
  • Kobi Peretz — One-time one-hit wonder who escaped the stigma and became a major pop name.
  • Idan Raichel — Eclectic fusion singer-songwriter behind "The Idan Raichel Project", a major force in Israeli music throughout the 2000s.
  • Rita (Farouz) — Persian immigrant who became a big name in the music scene throughout the 90s.
  • Gene Simmons — Bassist and co-lead singer of Kiss.
  • Skazi
  • Teapacks (Tipex) and Kobi Oz — Humorous pop-rock band who dominated throughout the late '90s and early '00s.
  • Vaadat Charigim
  • Haim Zinovich (HaSaruf) — Hard rocker who took on the persona of a burnt paraplegic hoping to find acceptance by the Israeli music community.

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