8 Songs, 1 Hour 55 Minutes

EDITORS’ NOTES

Jewish American vocalist Yaakov Shwekey started out singing Hasidic-Ashkenazi songs in the early '00s—he's since gone on to dig deeper into his roots. Mixing influences from East and West, as well as traditional Jewish music and pop, Shwekey puts his crystalline vocals to worthy use, singing of his experiences in Yiddish, Hebrew and English, on this double-album compilation. Among the tracks are eight medleys of classic Jewish music, updated with modern orchestration and rich production, plus a rare recording of an 11-year-old Shwekey performing with a boys' choir.

EDITORS’ NOTES

Jewish American vocalist Yaakov Shwekey started out singing Hasidic-Ashkenazi songs in the early '00s—he's since gone on to dig deeper into his roots. Mixing influences from East and West, as well as traditional Jewish music and pop, Shwekey puts his crystalline vocals to worthy use, singing of his experiences in Yiddish, Hebrew and English, on this double-album compilation. Among the tracks are eight medleys of classic Jewish music, updated with modern orchestration and rich production, plus a rare recording of an 11-year-old Shwekey performing with a boys' choir.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5
26 Ratings
26 Ratings
@JewishMusicRoom ,

Those were the days!!!

What an amazing album!!! Wow great music and an awesome collection together with Yaakov's amazing voice!!! This is an album that you all going to enjoy it!

ybc fan! ,

Love it!

Beautiful choice of songs, brings back such wonderful memories listening. Shwekeys beautiful voice just being an added bonus.

Geshmakster101 ,

WOW!

WOW! What a beautiful album! Definitely brings back good times and best of all its done without any goyish touch, well done!

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