The international song contest “Eurovision-2019” will take place in the Israeli tel Aviv.
This is reported by the organizers of the show.
The event will be held at the international Convention centre Expo Tel Aviv. Semi-finals appointed on 14 may and 16 may, the final on 18 may.
It is noted that this decision was taken by the Council of competition, after the Israeli broadcaster KAN was asked to present at least two potential candidate city for the Eurovision song contest. For the right to put on a show and fought Jerusalem and Eilat.
“All bids were exemplary, but, in the end, we decided that tel Aviv provides the best atmosphere for the world’s largest live music concert,” said Jon Ola sand, EBU’s Executive Director.
Tel Aviv is the second largest city in Israel located on the Mediterranean coast. Its population is more than 400 thousand people.
In the summer it was reported that the holding of the song contest in Israel was in jeopardy. The record company Universal Music, accused the winner of “Eurovision-2018” Netta Barzilai plagiarism. In addition, there was uncertainty regarding the financing of the competition and the venue.