Israeli Eurovision divas saved from a Grizzly bear

by Itamar Barak 114 views

Three former Israeli divas who represented the country in Eurovision Song Contests in the past, were part of a group of singers who toured Canada last week. During the tour across Canada the group encountered a Grizzly bear, an incident which frightened the ladies quite a lot…

Ilanit (1973, 1977), Shlomit Aharon (lead singer of Habibi in 1981) and Yardena Arazi (pictured, part of Chocolate,Menta Mastik in 1976, 1988 and presenter of the 1979 Eurovision Song Contest) toured Canada last week together with two other popular Israeli singers. The bunch performed for the large Jewish communities of Calgary, Edmonton and Winnipeg. Towards the end of theirjourney in Canada, the team drove through woods and forests when suddenly they noticed a Grizzly bear approaching their vehicle. This incident immediately caused a commotion inside the van. The singers addmited screaming their throats out, a fact that probably scared the poor bear away…

Yardena Arazi told walla.co.il: "I have been three times in north Canada in the past and never encountered a bear before, although I was promised to surely see one. I am so happy I finally got to see one…our screams were of joy!", Arazi tried explaining…

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