Quavo Heading To Israel With Madonna Just As Cease-Fire Halts Bloodshed In Gaza
(AllHipHop News) One-third of the hit hip-hop group Migos is heading to Israel.
Group member Quavo has announced a pop-up concert in Tel Aviv on May 16th, after he graces the stage was Madonna at the Eurovision Song Contest semi-finals.
The rapper is supposed to perform his duet "Future" with Madonna, which is taken from her upcoming album Madame X.
After his appearance with Madonna, Quavo will head over to a club called Hangar 11 for his own performance.
The following day, Quavo will return for another concert with Madonna during the Eurovision final on May 18.
Eurovision is one of the most watched music competitions in the world and last year over 186 million people viewed the show.
This year's competition takes place from May 14th through the 18th in Tel Aviv.
Activists have been calling for a global boycott of Eurovision, while pressuring Madonna to pull out of the show, due to the ongoing tension between Israel and Palestine.
Boycott Eurovision 2019
Israel is expected to host the Eurovision Song Contest in May 2019, following Netta Barzilai’s win at the 2018 edition. Israel is shamelessly using Eurovision as part of its official Brand Israel strategy, which presents “Israel’s prettier face” to whitewash and distract attention from its war crimes against Palestinians. Israel massacred 62 Palestinians in Gaza, including
Over the weekend, 23 people, including pregnant women and children, were shot dead in Gaza, while four people were killed in Israel by falling rockets.
Earlier this week, militants in Palestine and Israel's army reached a ceasefire agreement which has put a temporary end to the blood shed.