book your calendars, Israel has all the details regarding the selection for Eurovision 2022!
As we all know, the Israeli representative for Eurovision 2022 will be chosen via the “X-Factor Israel“.
Right now, we are waiting for the semi-finals!
6 talented singers are in the race:
- Inbal Bibi (Girls team)
- Sapir Saban (Girls team)
- Eli Huli (Boys team)
- Michael Ben David (Boys team)
- Anna Stefanie (Girls team)
- Shahar Adawi (Boys team)
Next week, “Reshet 13” will broadcast the semi-finals of “X Factor Israel 2022“.
2 of the potential artists will be eliminated, just a step before the grand-final!
Therefore, 4 artists will compete in the grand final of “X Factor Israel 2022“.
Here’s the format and all the important dates!
As we’ve already reported in December 2021,130 songs have been submitted for the selection process this year.
The professional jury reduced the list to 8 songs only!
First Phase – Songs Revealing [30th of January 2022]
Each of the 4 finalists will perform 2 different songs out of those 8 mentioned before.
8 shortlisted songs will be revealed in a special show on “KAN”.
The show will air on Sunday, the 30th of January 2022, at 12:00 Isreal Time (11:00 CET).
In this show, we will be able to listen to 8 studio versions of the songs!
At the end of the show, the Israeli public will be able to vote for their favorite songs.
Second Phase – “Hashir Shelanu La’Eurovision 2022” [3rd of February 2022]
At the festive show, each finalist will perform his 2 potential songs.
The show will air on “KAN”.
With a combination of 25% jury votes, 25% professional committees, and 50% public votes, each finalist will remain with only one song!
This means that none of the artists will be eliminated, but the list of songs will be reduced from 8 to 4.
Last Phase – “X Factor Israel 2022” – Grand – Final
Saturday, the 5th of February will be the most important day.
On this night, an Israeli representative will be crowned.
4 finalists will perform their songs for Eurovision 2022.
The results will be determined by: 25% jury votes, 25% professional committees, and 50% public votes,
At the end of the night, we will know the Israeli song and artist for Eurovision 2022!
You’re welcome to read all about Eurovision 2022 on our homepage