Category Archives: matisyahu

Shabbat Shalom! (The Matisyahu Post)

OK, now I know I’m breaking the laws of the Sabbath doing this, but I wanted to post this.

Matisyahu, for those of you who don’t know, is a reggae-rapper who happens to be a Hassidic Jew.  This isn’t about religion, it’s about music.  I happen to be Jewish, but I also enjoy gospel music….I mean, if Kirk Franklin doesn’t get you stomping, nothing will.  So, regardless of your religion, take a listen to one of the most unique artists around today.

His national breakthrough on Jimmy Kimmel Live (Sarah Silverman‘s boyfriend):

A performance of one of my favorites from Paris:

And, let’s wrap it up with the music video for “Youth:”