BLACK VOICES
05/31/2013 10:34 am ET Updated Jun 02, 2013

Alice Walker Begs Alicia Keys To Cancel Israel Concert

AP

Author Alice Walker wrote an open letter to Alicia Keys urging her to cancel her upcoming concert in Isreal.

Keys, who is currently on her "Set The World On Fire" Tour, is due to perform in Tel Aviv on July 4, but not if Walker can help it. Her open letter advises the "New Day" singer to avoid the country because of its conflict with Palestine and suggests that she pull out of the scheduled concert completely.

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