British bookies William Hill have released their first set of Eurovision odds and have named Israel’s Harel Skaat the favorite to take home the Eurovision crown in Oslo. Harel’s song, Milim (Words), is at 5/1. Azerbaijan’s Sarufa (singing Drip Drop) is a close second at 11/2, followed by Denmark at 6/1 and Norway at 15/2. […]
Harel Skaat, perhaps the sexiest Israeli ever to perform at Eurovision, will sing four songs to the nation this evening and voters will decide which one has what it takes to win in Oslo. And while only Israelis can vote tonight, Wiwi’s readers have already made up their mind. After casting 506 votes, they’ve decided […]
On March 15, Israelis will decide which song boyish heartthrob Harel Skaat will sing at Eurovision. Those of you who aren’t lucky enough to vote in the actual selection contest can still play along. Listen to Harel’s four songs below, read the lyrics (which Wiwi has added in English) and then cast your vote! Voting […]
“Milim” Lyrics — Harel Skaat (Eurovision 2010, Israel)
On December 29, Israeli broadcaster IBA confirmed that 28-year old Harel Skaat will represent Israel at Eurovision 2010. Skaat first rose to stardom during the second season of Kokhav Nolad, Israel’s answer to X-Factor / American Idol. Despite finishing second in that contest, his stellar voice, muscular physique and boyish face have kept him in […]
Wiwi totally admires transsexuals who bring it even when society tells them it can’t be brought. So you know Wiwi loves Israel’s 1998 Eurovision contestant Dana International. Born Yaron Cohen, Dana came out as a transsexual at the age of 13. By 18, Cohen (still a man biologically) was earning money as a successful drag […]
Read the lyrics to Noa and Mira’s “There Must Be Another Way”—Israel’s entry at Eurovision 2009. They finished seventh in the first semi-final with 75 points, and 16th in the final with 53 points.