The four finalists in The Next Star
• Avia Shoshani
• Iki Levy & The Rasta Hebrew Men
• Nadav Guedj
• Sari Nachmias
The quarter-final, semi-final and final of The Next Star
• 17 February, 20:00 CET: Final
You can follow the contest on the official website (in hebrew).
Israel has participated 37 times in Eurovision since debut in 1973. They have won the contest three times:
• 1978: Izhar Cohen and the Alphabeta - "Abanibi"
• 1979: Milk and Honey - "Hallelujah"
• 1998: Dana International - "Diva"
Israel has never ended last in the contest, but they failed to qualify for the Grand Final the last four years.