And the next star of Israel and possibly Europe is: Nadav Guedj.
The singer was chosen by the judges in the talent show, combined with public voting (via app). The song that Nadav is gonna sing in Vienna has not be decided yet, and will be announced soon. Israel will participate in the second semi-final on 21 May.
The four finalists in The Next Star
• Avia Shoshani
• Iki Levy & The Rasta Hebrew Men
• Nadav Guedj
• Sari Nachmias
The Next Star 2015
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.