It's Britney Beach. Or is it?

How far is the Israeli city willing to go to welcome Britney Spears?

By
June 27, 2017 14:15
Britney Spears

Britney Spears. (photo credit: PR)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Tel Aviv is abuzz ahead of Pop Princess Britney Spears's Israel debut on July third.

So much buzz, in fact, that people are pushing for the White City to really make her feel at home by naming a beach after her.

Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.




On Facebook on Monday, the Tel Aviv municipality posted a photo of a span of waterfront they've dubbed "It's Britney, Beach!"

Although international media quickly picked up on the story in excitement, a municipality representative told The Jerusalem Post that the beach is really only named for Britney on social media... although they also added, "for now."

Beach or no beach, Britney has already made quite a splash. Her event is expected to be so large that Israel's Labor party rescheduled their elections, which were originally planned for the same date, in order to avoid traffic and security issues. No word on if party members also wanted to go to the show.

Related Content

Quneitra
July 21, 2018
Syrian regime pounds ISIS near Golan Heights

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN