Shenkar is widely considered a living legend and a musical genius by his peers who hold him in the highest esteem. Shenkar has enthralled audiences and critics alike all over the world.
Beginning as a child prodigy, Shenkar has become a virtuoso vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, composer and record producer who has sold over 50 million albums through his solo projects and collaborations with other artists throughout the world.
Shenkar’s previous pop albums have featured guests
such as Frank Zappa, Peter Gabriel, Phil Collins, Bruce Springsteen, Van Morrison, John Waite, Stewart Copeland (The Police), Ginger Baker, Toto, Johnathon Davis (Korn), Natasha Bedingfield, Pat Monahan (Train),Randy Jackson (American Idol) and Patrick Leonard (Madonna) amongst others. His pop DVD, “One In A Million”, became the #1 DVD in the US spending four weeks on top of the U.S. Soundscan/Billboard charts.
Shenkar has also collaborated with Frank Zappa (who produced Shenkar’s solo record for Zappa Records), Talking Heads, Pete Townsend, Lou Reed, Marianne Faithful, Sting, Jeff Beck, U2, The Pretenders, Echo & The Bunnymen, John Lydon (Public Image Ltd.), George Harrison, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Dave Stewart, Jonathan Davis (Korn), Robert Trujillo (Metallica), Stephen Perkins (Jane’s Addiction) and more.
Shenkar worked on the Grammy award winning and controversial “The Last Temptation of Christ” by Martin Scorsese. He co-wrote many tracks with Peter Gabriel and his vocals were featured in the movie. In 2004 Shenkar, composed and performed vocals on Mel Gibson’s “The Passion of the Christ”. His unmistakable haunting voice was heard all through the movie.