Harry Belafonte recorded Hava Nagila during a Carnegie Hall concert in 1959, and it was a hit in the United States. Perhaps that started to make it so well known among non-Jewish Americans.
Palestinian girl, 17, arrested in Old City of Jerusalem with knife in her bag (Haaretz)
from the article: ‘Hava Nagilah’ and questions of Jewish joy
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