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Singer, Grand Prix winner of the International Pop Song Performers Contest “Vitebsk-1998”

Rafael is a General Director and owner of "Refael Music Entertainment Company", providing music services in Israel and abroad.

He takes part in talk shows on Israeli television, performs in concert events, both nationally and internationally.

In 1998, Rafael won the Grand Prix of the International Pop Song Performers Contest "Vitebsk". He was invited to participate in the International Festival of Arts "Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk" numerous times. He performed on the stage of the Amphitheatre in the Gala concert of the overall winners and prizewinners of the International Contest of Pop Song Performers "Vitebsk", in the program "Festival Without Borders", and was a participant of press conferences at the International press center of the festival.

In 1999, Rafael represented Israel at the International Contest "Eurovision" as part of "Eden" group with the song "Happy Birthday", taking the final fourth place.

In 2000, the singer won the Grand Prix of the "Golden Jerusalem" Festival.

In 2004, he performed at the International Contest of Young Performers of Popular Music "New Wave" (Jurmala, Latvia), and received the Audience Award. In the same year Rafael took part in the star concert of the International Festival "World of Beauty" in the Kremlin Palace in Moscow.