Black Hebrew singer is the voice of a marginalized Israel
Ahtaliyah Pierce, the latest musical phenomenon to emerge from the African Hebrew Israelite community, grapples with pursuing her dream of superstardom while trying to uphold her community's values of modesty and discretion.
"I want to be a superstar," the aspiring singer from Dimona says on a recent episode of "The Voice Israel." "I want people to stop on the street and say, 'It's Ahtaliyah Pierce! Can I take a photo?"
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