Israel’s Aharony sings national anthems in NBA

NEW YORK – As fans of the Brooklyn Nets gathered at the Barclays Center arena in Brooklyn on Wednesday night to watch the basketball team’s final game of the season against the Toronto Raptors, they heard the voice of Israeli singer Lianne Aharony.

Aharony, an opera singer born and raised in Jerusalem, is believed to be the first Israeli to ever sing the national anthem at the start of an NBA game.


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