While for decades the top prize eluded Israel, Israelis continued to be devoted Eurovision fans and to cheer on Israeli contestants. Finally, in 2018, Netta Barzilai became Israel’s fourth Eurovision winner with her rousing rendition of “Toy,” a self-empowerment anthem.Where is the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest held?
The Eurovision Song Contest 2021 was the 65th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest. The contest took place in Rotterdam, Netherlands, following the country's victory at the 2019 contest with the song " Arcade " by Duncan Laurence. The Netherlands was due to host the 2020 contest, before it was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Will politics affect Israel’s Eurovision entry Eden Alene?
While some Israeli Eurovision fans worry that the current war will hurt the chances of Israel’s contestant, Eden Alene, to win the song contest – the finals for it will be held on Saturday night in Rotterdam (and which will be broadcast on Kan 11) – veteran Eurovision fans say that politics will not be a major factor.What country has secured spot in Eurovision for the next five years?
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