After 30 years, Boy George Arrives in Tel Aviv for Reunion Gig With Culture Club

Boy George has landed in Israel, his signature harem pants in place, ready for his Tuesday performance in Tel Aviv’s Menora Mivtachim Arena.

Culture Club’s Boy George arrives in Tel Aviv. (Courtesy Orit Pnini)

It’s been 30 years since the eighties pop singer played in Israel with his band Culture Club. The Tel Aviv performance is part of a reunion tour that includes original band members Roy Hay, Mikey Craig and Jon Moss.

George recently signed a new record deal with BMG, his first major label signing in nearly 30 years, and his first project will be a solo cover album, according to his website.

George was most recently in Israel in 2014, when he took part in the opening events of Gay Pride Week in Eilat. He also played in Israel in 2010, and performed with the Culture Club in 1985. His performance next month is part of a reunion tour with the Culture Club, his iconic ’80s band.

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