The 60-Year-old have a Team of more than 130 people and around 30 tons of equipment. Until recently it was unclear whether Madonna will actually occur in the Eurovision Song Contest (ESC). According to media reports, it has not signed the necessary contract.

The elaborately staged first semi-final of the ESC in Tel Aviv, the Czech Republic managed yet to make the leap to the finals. Poland and Belgium were eliminated, however, on Tuesday evening. In addition, the countries, Greece, Belarus, Serbia and Cyprus made it to the finals. With you, Estonia, Australia, Iceland, San Marino and Slovenia will compete. Montenegro, Finland, Hungary, Georgia and Portugal made it to the finals.

The Israeli pop singer Netta Barzilai opened the semi-final with her Song “Toy” that you had in the past year at the ESC in Portugal won. The Israeli Dana International, who had triumphed as the first transsexual woman in 1998, sang at the end of the competition. The event was presented on the Expo grounds in North Tel Aviv, among other things, the Israeli Supermodel Bar Refaeli.

In the second semi-final on Thursday to be elected to a further term of ten final participants, the Switzerland or Austria. The German Duo S!sters is automatically set for the finals on Saturday because Germany is one of the big money donors of the Eurovision. A total of 26 countries will participate in the finals.

the construction work on the Expo site was a lorry driver has been seriously injured, as he loaded equipment from his vehicle. The Ichilov hospital in Tel Aviv announced on Wednesday that the man had died.