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Israeli singer and producer Shlomi Shabat

Popular Israeli vocalist and producer Shlomi Shabat was hospitalized on Sunday with pneumonia.

The vocalist, age 63, is known for his versatility; he sings in Hebrew, Turkish and Spanish and is known for his rock as well as for his Mizrahi music.

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He was admitted to Beilinson Medical Center in Petach Tikvah.

The singer was previously hospitalized in November 2013 for less than a day after suffering from symptoms of shortness of breath and fever while taping a segment of “The Voice.” He was taken by Magen David Adom paramedics to Ichilov Medical Center in Tel Aviv, where he underwent a series of tests, before being released.

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