The final of Israeli talent competition HaKokhav HaBa (The Next Star) took place on Tuesday evening. The competition started in December and this year the winner gets to represent Israel in Eurovision Song Contest.
Four artists (see below) made it to the final where the winner was chosen by the jury panel as well as the audience. Among the jurors was Harel Skaat who represented the country in 2010 with ‘Milim’. Other members of the jury panel were Assaf Etedgi, Mookie and Keren Peles.
- Avia Shoshani
- Nadav Guedj
- Sari Nachmias
- Iki Levy & The Rasta Hebrew Men
At the end of the show it was announced that Nadav Guedj, 16, had won the Israeli ticket to Eurovision. However, the song is still to be found and more news regarding it will be announced in near future.