Brief Biographical Timeline on
2000 - 2001| YEHONATHAN realeases
his first album, in Hebrew, in 2000.
These were very busy years for
YEHONATHAN, performing all over the
country, including 2 children “Festigal”,
the Miss Israel beauty pageant, and a
support act for Westlife, Melanie C, and
the boy-band Five.
2002 | YEHONATHAN moves to Los
Angeles, CA, and studies acting in one
of LA’s finest schools.
2006 | First single from his upcoming
album is released –“Calling you” ,a love
song for a man. This single is
YEHONATHAN’s coming out to the
audience. The video was at the top of
charts in the Israeli music channels.
2007 | “Hot Summer Night” is released
and immediately turns into a grand
success in the club scene
www.ambiente.us JULY| JULIO 2010
Israeli LGBT Artist Yehonathan featuring Lyrik
Launches First North American Summer Tour 2010
by Armando Diaz, Jr.
Orange County, NY – Yehonathan launches his first North America tour with the
release of his second full length English album titled “Remember When”, out past
Yehonathan rose to popularity in Israel with the release of his first album in Hebrew,
“Let's Talk About It”, in 2000. His popularity continued to rise as the video for the first
single released from the album “Calling You” reached #1. Yehonathan has quickly
emerged in popularity in the dance circuit. His music has been described as a blend
of pop, dance, and electronica.
Yehonathan released his first full-length English album, “My Turn” in the United States
in May 2009. He considers the album intensely personal and universal. “It’s a bit
different from anything I’ve ever done,” stated Yehonathan. “I took a chance to explore
other sides of myself musically.”
Yehonathan continues to show his individuality and intensely personal style with the
release of his second English album. “Remember When” is an insightful, sharp, all-
dance departure meant to make listeners dance, feel, and think. Yehonathan remarks,
“I think it shows different sides of my personality; the romantic, sensitive, angry,
nostalgic, and passionate man that I am. It combines intense emotion with provocative
lyrics, and it touches on many gay themes without losing a mainstream feel that
everybody can enjoy.”
and the 9th top videos of the LGBTQ community for DNA Magazine, top LGBTQ
Magazine in Australia.
2008 | YEHONATHAN plays a part in a TV series called “The Ran Quartet” were
he plays the role of Nadav, a gay guy. Along with the new videos and new
releases, his new full album will released this year in two editions: Hebrew and
2009 | The aptly-titled “My Turn” is YEHONATHAN’s first, full-length English
album and LP and debuts in May. His video of “Just Another Summer” receives
its worldwide premiere on MTV Logo and reaches no.1 in the music chart.
Yehonathan is introduced to America as the cover man and featured interview
in Instinct Magazine’s May issue.
2010 | YEHONATHAN has worlwide release for REMEMBER WHEN on MARCH
YEHONATHAN starts his North American and Canadian tour in JUNE of 2010
starting in Portland, OREGON he will also be going to NEW YORK, FLORIDA,
OTTAWA and VANCOUVER.
Yehonathan received nationwide attention in North
America when his song/video “Just Another Summer” went
to #1 for several weeks on MTV/LOGO’s Click List followed
by the success of “My Turn” whit hit # 1 several times and
currently the song/video “Remember When”.
The “Remember When” U.S./Canada Summer 2010 Tour
will be performing in the following cities:
20 JUN Portland, OR PRIDE
27 JUN New York, NY Therapy
30 JUN Ottawa, ON, CA Bronson Centre
02 JUL St. Petersburg, FL Flamingo Resort
03 JUL St. Petersburg, FL Flamingo Resort
08 JUL Jacksonville, FL METRO
09 JUL Jacksonville, FL METRO
01 AUG Vancouver, BC, CA Sunset Beach
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