Tuesday, June 2, 2020


Elissa Strauss


French Israeli singer-songwriter Yael Naim infuses Apple Computers with ‘New Soul’

Generating buzz for pop music was once the territory of MTV and radio, but television advertisements are quickly becoming musical tastemakers, and there is no hipper marketer on this front than Apple. No wonder, then, that Yael Naim\'s song, \"New Soul,\" featured in the ubiquitous MacBook Air commercial, has garnered the French Israeli singer a nearly instant burst of popularity.

TV: Suze Orman isn’t all about the money — she has a spiritual side, too

Despite the fact that Orman has not been associated with Judaism in any traditional sense for decades, this search for purpose continues to inform her work. She says she is still a spiritually inquisitive person and that she has never stopped contemplating the concept of God.

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