Arik Einstein (born January 3, 1939) is an Israeli singer. He was part of the bands Green Onion, Yarkon Bridge Trio and The High Windows. His collaboration with Shalom Hanoch and the band Churchill's planted the seeds for the first Israeli rock albums. Einstein wrote many of the songs that he performed. Famous ones are Ani VeAta (lit. Me and You), Sa Leat (lit. Drive Slowly), Yoshev Al HaGader (lit. Sitting on the Fence), Ima Sheli (lit. My Mother) and Uf Gozal (lit. Fly, Nestling).