An international pressure campaign, called boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) is seeking to isolate Israel because of its policies with the Palestinian territories and people. The campaign, modelled on the anti-apartheid movement in the 1980s, asks artists to stop performing in Israel.
A short list of where selected artists stand:
Will play in Israel:
Won't pay in Israel:
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Pixies boycotted, later played