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Old 21-12-2014, 11:35 PM   #270
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Ofra Haza (Hebrew: עפרה חזה, Arabic: عفراء هزاع‎; November 19, 1957 – February 23, 2000) was an Israeli singer, actress and international recording artist. Her voice has been described as a "tender" mezzo-soprano..The album Adama (Earth) followed in 1985 and saw the top writers in the country contribute to the album: Sasha Argov, Naomi Shemer, Ya'akov Orland and Ehud Manor, among others.. The album produced the enormously popular hits, Adama, Goral Echad (One Destiny) and Mishehu Holech Tamid Iti (Someone Always Walks With Me), and reached gold status..As reported indirectly some years later, her husband had said that she became infected due to a blood transfusion in a Turkish hospital following a miscarriage...

Jasmine Thompson ( Born 8 November 2000 (age 14 ) is a singer and songwriter from Central London.. Thompson was born in England, and is half Chinese..In September 2013 she released her debut album Bundle of Tantrums..Her acoustic reworking of Chaka Khan's Ain't Nobody made number 32 on the UK Singles Chart,also made number 32 in Scotland..Connie Talbot (born 20 November 2000) is an English child singer from Streetly, West Midlands. She rose to fame in 2007 when she reached the final of the first series of Britain's Got Talent.. Connie Talbot was expected to sign with Sony BMG, but the label pulled out of the deal due to her age at the time, a cover of Bob Marley's "Three Little Birds", was released on 10 June..Streetly is named after Icknield Street, a Roman road, of which parts can still be found in Sutton Park..It passes through Alcester, Studley, Redditch, Metchley Fort, Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield, Lichfield and Derby..In the Eastern church the cult of Anne herself may go back as far as c. 550, when Justinian built a church in Constantinople in her honour..The Streetly Academy (formerly known as The Streetly School) In December 2012 was ranked as "Outstanding"..In the liturgy different versions of the Kaddish are used functionally as separators between sections of the service..The oldest version of the Kaddish is found in the Siddur of Rab Amram Gaon, c. 900. Shira Schoenberg observes that "The first mention of mourners saying Kaddish at the end of the service is in a 13th century halakhic writing by Isaac ben Moses of Vienna, the Or Zarua (literally "Light is Sown").. The Kaddish at the end of the service became designated as Kaddish Yatom or Mourner's Kaddish (literally, "Orphan's Kaddish")...

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