8 YouTube videos to kick Hanukkah off right [videos]Fran BerkmanHappy HanukkahMashableYouTube
If you’re busy compiling the iPod playlist for Hanukkah this year be sure to check out the variety of tunes collected by Mashable’s Fran Berkman to get into the groove of the Festival of Lights.
PS22 Holiday Choral Concert 2006 “The Dreidel Song”
During a 2006 holiday concert, PS22 busted out this heart warming version of “The Dreidel Song.”
If these grade schoolers seem like confident performers, it’s because the PS22 Chorus, from Staten Island, NY, has performed at the White House, the Academy Awards and the Thanksgiving Day Parade. The chorus’ YouTube channel is closing in on 50 million views.
Matisyahu – “Happy Hanukkah”
American Jewish pop star Matisyahu, known for his unique blend of reggae and hip hop, recently released this holiday song. Like a true mensch, Matisyahu is donating all proceeds generated by the song through the end of Hanukkah to the victims of Hurricane Sandy.
Full story at Mashable.
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