Israel

Performers who have represented Israel at the Eurovision Song Contest.

Israel first participated in 1973 and made its most recent appearance in 2019. It has won the Contest four times.

See national final entries for Israel.

Named artist Backing artist Performers with multiple appearances for Israel

Up to and including 2019.

NameAppearances
Imri Ziv3
Shlomo Maman3
Reuven Gvirtz3
Yardena Arazi2
Almog Kapach2
Ilanit2
Lior Ashkenazi2
Ortal Ofek2
Dana International2
Yehuda Tamir2
Izhar Cohen2
Sima Amiel2
Adam Cohen2
Eddie Butler2
Maayan Bukris2
Tomer Tenenboym2

Conductor Writers with more than one song for Israel

Up to and including 2019.

NameSongs
Ehud Manor7
Doron Medalie3
Kobi Oshrat3
Yoram Tahar-Lev2
Hamutal Ben Ze'ev2
Nurit Hirsh2
Shaike Paikov2
Moshe Datz2
Tzvika Pik2
Shimrit Orr2
Yoav Ginai2
Dana International2
Avi Toledano2

Conductor Conducted for Israel more than once

NameAppearances
Kobi Oshrat5
Eldad Shrem4
Nurit Hirsh2
Silviu Nansi Brandes2

Spokesperson Spokespeople with multiple appearances for Israel

Up to and including 2019.

NameAppearances
Yitzhak Shim'oni14
Ofer Nachshon9
Yoav Ginai3
Dana Herman2
Dan Kaner2
Daniel Pe'er2
Michal Zoharetz2

Appearances by year for Israel

Named artists Named artist Backing artists Backing artist
2021  List of performers is complete Set Me Free
Writer Amit Mordechai, Ido Netzer, Noam Zaltin, Ron Carmi
2020Feker Libi
Writer Doron Medalie, Idan Raichel
2019  List of performers is complete Home
Writer Inbar Wizman, Ohad Shragai
Spokesperson  Izhar Cohen
2018  List of performers is complete Toy[Winning song]
Writer Doron Medalie, Stav Beger
Spokesperson  Lucy Ayoub
2017  List of performers is complete I Feel Alive
Writer Dolev Ram, Penn Hazut
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
2016  List of performers is complete Made Of Stars
Writer Doron Medalie
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
2015  List of performers is complete Golden Boy
Writer Doron Medalie
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
2014  List of performers is complete Same Heart
Writer Rami Talmid
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
2013  List of performers is complete Rak Bishvilo
Writer Hen Harari, Gal Sarig
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
2012Time
Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Ran Shem Tov, Shiri Hadar
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
2011Ding Dong
Unidentified   Unidentified   Unidentified   Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Dana International
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
2010  List of performers is complete Milim
Writer Tomer Adaddi, Noam Horev
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
2009There Must Be Another Way
Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Gil Dor, Mira Awad, Noa
Spokesperson  Ofer Nachshon
2008  List of performers is complete The Fire In Your Eyes
Writer Dana International, Shai Kerem
Spokesperson  Noa Barak-Weshler
2007  List of performers is complete Push The Button
Writer Kobi Oz
Spokesperson  Jason Danino-Holt
2006  List of performers is complete Ze Hazman
Writer Eddie Butler, Orly Burg, Osnat Tsabag
Spokesperson  Dana Herman
2005  List of performers is complete Hasheket Shenish'ar
Writer Pini Aronbayev, Eyal Shachar
Spokesperson  Dana Herman
2004  List of performers is complete To Believe
Writer David D'Or
Spokesperson  Merav Miller
2003Words For Love
Unidentified   Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Yoni Ro`en, Yossi Gispan
Spokesperson  Michal Zoharetz
2002  List of performers is complete Light A Candle
Writer Tzvika Pik, Yoav Ginai
Spokesperson  Michal Zoharetz
2001Ein Davar
Unidentified  
Writer Yair Klinger, Shimrit Orr
Spokesperson  Yoav Ginai
2000Sa'me'akh
Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Guy Assif, Roy Arad, Ronen Ben Tal
Spokesperson  Yoav Ginai
1999Happy Birthday
Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Gabriel Butler, Jacky Oved, Moshe Datz, Yaacov Lymay
Spokesperson  Yoav Ginai
1998  List of performers is complete Diva[Winning song]
Writer Tzvika Pik, Yoav Ginai
Spokesperson  Yigal Ravid
1995  List of performers is complete Amen
Writer Moshe Datz, Hamutal Ben Ze'ev
Spokesperson  Daniel Pe'er
Conductor  Gadi Goldman
1993  List of performers is complete Shiru
Writer Shaike Paikov, Yoram Tahar-Lev
Spokesperson  Danny Rup
Conductor  Amir Frohlich
1992Ze rak sport
Unidentified   Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Kobi Oshrat, Ehud Manor
Spokesperson  Daniel Pe'er
Conductor  Kobi Oshrat Writer
1991Kan
Unidentified   Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Uzi Chitman
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Kobi Oshrat
1990  List of performers is complete Shara Barechovot
Writer Rami Kleinstein, Tzruya Lahav
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Rami Levin
1989Derech Ha-melech
Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Shaike Paikov
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Shaike Paikov Writer
1988Ben-Adam
Unidentified   Unidentified  
Writer Boris Dimitshtein, Ehud Manor
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Eldad Shrem
1987  List of performers is complete Lazy Bums
Writer Zohar Laskov
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Kobi Oshrat
1986Yavoh Yom
Unidentified  
Writer Yoram Zadok, Moti Giladi
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Yoram Zadok Writer
1985Olé olé
Unidentified  
Writer Kobi Oshrat, Hamutal Ben Ze'ev
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Kobi Oshrat Writer
1983  List of performers is complete Hi
Writer Avi Toledano, Ehud Manor
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Silviu Nansi Brandes
1982  List of performers is complete Hora
Writer Avi Toledano, Yoram Tahar-Lev
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Silviu Nansi Brandes
1981  List of performers is complete Layla
Writer Shuki Levi, Shlomit Aharon, Yuval Dor
Spokesperson  Dan Kaner
Conductor  Eldad Shrem
1979  List of performers is complete Hallelujah[Winning song]
Writer Kobi Oshrat, Shimrit Orr
Spokesperson  Dan Kaner
Conductor  Kobi Oshrat Writer
1978  List of performers is complete Ah-Bah-Nee-Bee[Winning song]
Writer Nurit Hirsh, Ehud Manor
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Nurit Hirsh Writer
1977  List of performers is complete Aa-haa-vah Hee Sheer Lish-naa-yim
Writer Eldad Shrem, Edna Peleg
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Eldad Shrem Writer
1976  List of performers is complete Emor Shalom
Writer Matti Caspi, Ehud Manor
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Matti Caspi Writer
1975  List of performers is complete At Ve'ani
Writer Shlomo Artzi, Ehud Manor
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Eldad Shrem
1974  List of performers is complete Natati La Khaiai
Writer Dani Sanderson, Alon Oleartchick
Spokesperson  Yitzhak Shim'oni
Conductor  Yonatan Rechter
1973  List of performers is complete Ey-sham
Writer Nurit Hirsh, Ehud Manor
Conductor  Nurit Hirsh Writer
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