In a meeting held today, the special committee by the Israeli Broadcasting Association (IBA) selected 3 songs which will compete in the Israeli pre-selection. 87 songs were submitted and reviewed by a panel of experts that included several music industry professionals. Among the 3 songs is one submitted by the Israeli representative for Copenhagen, Mei Finegold.
Mei Fingold performs in the Israeli “Dancing with the Stars”:[vsw id=”jBVJHcHZaJ8″ source=”youtube” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”]
Mei Finegold, who was selected to represent Israel in Copenhagen will spend the next 3 weeks producing a video for each one of the 3 songs. The videos will be released at the end on February 27th, both online and in a special press conference. Right after the release, the public voting will begin. A special TV show will be held on March 6th, where the Israeli entry will be announced.
- Same Heart (music & lyrics by Rami Talmid)
- Nish’eret Iti (She is staying with me) (music by Liran de Paz & Chen Metzger Adar; lyrics by: Liran de Paz,)
- Be Proud (music and lyrics by Mei Finegold)
Singer & composer of “Same Heart” (who’s also very easy on the eye), Rami Talmid told ESCUNITED: “I am thrilled. This song represents what exists deep inside of me and expresses great hope and joy” .