Surely it is a time for celebration. But it is also a time for taking stock and facing up to the grim reality of the task that lies ahead.
While he was still a boy, Presley’s mother, Gladys, told young Elvis about his Jewish great-great grandmother, a Jewish immigrant from Lithuania.
For her surprise new album “Evermore,” Taylor Swift has enlisted the help of Jack Antonoff, Aaron Dessner and Haim.
Sinatra, who would have turned 105 today, sang the work of Jewish songwriters, was a staunch supporter of Israel and wore a mezuzah.
Lennon, who was assassinated on this day in 1980, once called show business “an extension of the Jewish religion.”
The songwriter, actor and philanthropist owes at least some of her success to Jewish songwriters and agents, and, of course the Jewish Bible.
Haim, Drake, Doja Cat and Jack Antonoff are among this year’s nominees.
“Leonard Cohen, Untold Stories,” by Michael Posner tells of the poet and pop star’s belief that he was born into a spiritual caste.
Though he describes himself as a lapsed Catholic, Costello has speculated that he might have Jewish roots.
In honor of Sean Connery’s 90th birthday, we present the Jewish history of the character he immortalized.