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With or without the project, Idan's compositions and lyricism resonates. And this album is the perfect example of that. If you are thinking whether or not to get this album do yourself a favor and just get it. Even if you are not a Hebrew speaker, this album will speak to your soul.

A gift to humanity and a real treasure

Beautiful and sublime melodies. Lyrics are deep and meaningful..

Translation to Ei Boded:

Lonely island

Wandering island
Sails alone in the water
With and against the wind
Lonely island
Without a sail
Out of control
Begins, and ends again
Every day dying a little
And a whole life is born
Crying from laughter
Laughing tears
If to die, may it be near the cries of babies


Born: 1978 in Kfar Saba, Israel

Genre: World

Years Active: '00s

b. c. 1978, Kfar Saba, Israel. As a child Raichel played accordion but later switched to keyboards. Following military service, he worked as a counsellor with Ethiopian children and through this began exploring that country’s culture. He attracted attention working with pop singer Ivri Lider and soon decided to form his own band, the Idan Raichel Project. Awareness of his playing spread rapidly from 2002 and in large part this was owing to his ability to incorporate into his music elements from...
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At the Edge of the Beginning, Idan Raichel
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  • $9.99
  • Genres: World, Music, Rock
  • Released: Jan 22, 2016

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