Svika Pick was born on 3 October 1949 in Wrocław, Poland. He was an Israeli pop singer, songwriter, composer, and television personality.
Pick studied classical music at the age of five and went on to study music at the Conservatory of Ramat Gan in Israel after his family had moved there in 1957.
At the age of 15, Pick began performing in local Israeli rock bands. Pick served as a judge for the singing television reality show Kokhay Nolad (the Israeli version of Pop Idol).
Pick in collaboration with his first wife Mirit Shem-Or has composed songs for several Eurovision contestants. He also featured in a documentary-reality show called HaMaestro, which was centered on the daily lives of him and his family.
Pick is widely referred to as Israel’s King of Pop.
Svika Pick Children: Daniella Pick, Sharona Pick
Daniella Pick and Sharona Pick are the two females among Svika Pick’s five children.
Sharona and Daniella formed the musical group The Pick Sisters and performed their father’s written songs.
Sharona is married to Israeli hotelier Daniel Federmann, son of businessman Michael Federmann.
Daniella is married to the American film director Quentin Tarantino.