Welcome to the official Eurovision Song Contest channel on YouTube! Dare To Dream: The official theme artwork for Eurovision ! .. Eurovision Song Contest - second Semi-Final winners' press conference - Dauer: 44 Minuten. Wie läuft die Auswahl der Kandidaten und wann findet der Vorentscheid statt? Alle Infos rund um den deutschen ESC-Vorentscheid 7. Dez. Nach langen Querelen steht der Austragungsort für den nächste Eurovision Song Contest fest. Jerusalem, Eilat und Tel Aviv hatten sich.
Until the running order for the semis are finalized, selected artists and songs will be listed here. The insignia handover ceremony took place before the draw began, officially beginning the countdown to the contest.
France , Israel and Spain will vote in this semi. It will take place on 14 May Germany , Italy and United Kingdom will vote in this semi.
It will take place on 16 May The Big Five will be listed here until the running order for the grand final is finalized. Upon the completion of their allocation draws either during their second rehearsal press conference or the opening ceremony on 12 May , their draw designation be indicated by either "H1" first half or "H2" second half.
All countries will vote. Forty-two countries will take part in the contest, with Bulgaria absent for the first time since The fairground has ten halls and pavilions, plus a large outdoor space, and even an amusement park.
The new pavilion hosted the European Judo Championships from 26—28 April. On 18 June , Prime Minister Netanyahu stated that Israel had committed to remaining in compliance with EBU rules regarding the constitution of member broadcasters, as to not affect its hosting of Eurovision.
On 19 June , Israel was officially confirmed as the host country,  and on 24 June , KAN formally opened the bidding process for cities interested in hosting the contest.
He also stated that there was no serious discussion among members of the EBU for boycotting the event. The Eurovision Village will be the official Eurovision Song Contest fan and sponsors area during the events week, where it will be possible to watch performances by local artists, as well as the live shows broadcast from the main venue.
The slogan for the contest, Dare to Dream , was unveiled on 28 October Along with the main version, there are two more alternative versions of the logo.
The logo, brand and theme was created by Studio Adam Feinberg. On 25 January , KAN announced that four presenters will host the three shows: The draw to determine the allocation of the participating countries into their respective semi-finals took place on 28 January at Drawing from different pots helps to reduce the chance of so-called neighbourly voting and increases suspense in the semi-finals.
The draw also determined the semi-final that each of the six automatic finalist countries host country Israel and Big Five countries France , Germany , Italy , Spain , and the United Kingdom will broadcast and vote in.
The ceremony was hosted by contest presenters Assi Azar and Lucy Ayoub, and included the passing of a Eurovision insignia from Lisbon host city of the previous contest to the city of Tel Aviv.
The EBU announced on 7 November that forty-two countries will participate in the contest, with Bulgaria absent due to financial reasons.
France, Israel and Spain will vote in this semi-final. Germany, Italy, and the United Kingdom will vote in this semi-final.
Switzerland was pre-drawn into this semi-final due to scheduling issues. Eligibility for potential participation in the Eurovision Song Contest requires a national broadcaster with active EBU membership that will be able to broadcast the contest via the Eurovision network.
The EBU issued an invitation of participation in the contest to all fifty-six active members. The Israeli Minister of Communications Ayoob Kara has also invited countries from the Middle Eastern and North African region, with which Israel largely has tense relationships or no diplomatic relations.
The Saturday evening broadcast of the show, which will start at However, the Friday evening jury show and Saturday afternoon rehearsals would.
Similar protests arose in the lead-up to the Israeli-held competition, but then there were fewer competing teams allowing for certain adjustments to be made to accommodate the issue.
Frank-Dieter Freiling, noted that he was well aware of the tension, and has plans to address it in his communications with the Israeli broadcaster.
Due to the contest being held in Israel, and initially there being a potential for Jerusalem to host for a third time, some have expressed their discontent and called for a boycott, as part of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions BDS movement.
Despite this, no country withdrew as a result of such calls. As part of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel , several national selections were disrupted in the run-up to the Eurovision Song Contest.
On 19 January , the second-semi final of Destination Eurovision was invaded by stage intruders who held up signs declaring that Eurovision should be boycotted as it is hosted in Israel.
Reportedly, the European Broadcasting Union sent a special letter advising precautions that broadcasters can take to prevent similar disruptions.
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Participating countries in the second semi-final. Pre-qualified for the final but also voting in the second semi-final. List of countries in the Eurovision Song Contest.
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We will update this page with all the information about Tel Aviv as it appears. Logo of Eurovision Song Contest Photo: Hosts of Eurovision Tel Aviv The host city has been officially confirmed as Tel Aviv.
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The Eurovision-friendly nation Australia has broadcast Eurovision Song Contest every year since Portugal holds the record of most points in a Grand Final.
At the contest the scores of the voting have never been made public, leaving room for lots of speculation. Attempts to reconstruct the voting by interviewing jury members over the following five decades did not lead to any reliable outcome.
In Azerbaijan won the Grand Final with the song "Running Scared", but only came second in their semi-final.