Rolling Stones Rock Tel Aviv Despite Pink Floyd’s Pleas




Pink Floyd can’t always get what it wants

The Rolling Stones got Tel Aviv rocking Wednesday night during the band’s scheduled tour stop, ignoring Pink Floyd’s request that they cancel the concert amid what that band described as “global struggle for Palestinian freedom and equal rights.”

Front man Mick Jagger and bandmates — who began the show with “Start Me Up” — join a growing list of big-name acts who added Israel as part of their recent tours, including Justin Timberlake and Rihanna, despite efforts encouraging them to boycott performing there

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