Rotterdam 2021🇮🇱 Israel

🇮🇱 Eden Alene will sing “Set Me Free” at Eurovision 2021!

After weeks of excitement, we finally have a new Eurovision song! Israel provides the second Eurovision song from this year, after Albania already chose for “Karma” by Anxhela Peristeri in December. After an exciting national final, “Set Me Free” emerged as the winner!

Eden Alene - Set Me Free - Israel 🇮🇱 - Song Release - Eurovision 2021Eden Alene – Set Me Free – Israel 🇮🇱 – Song Release – Eurovision 2021

The lineup of the national final consisted of three songs, all of which were sung by Eden Alene. Eden was set to represent Israel last year in Tel Aviv with “Feker Libi”, and has now returned for a second chance. It was firstly announced that a live show would take place, but due to the coronavirus measures, broadcast KAN opted for a national final where they showed the music videos of all the songs. The 3 competing songs were:

  • La La Love
  • Set Me Free
  • Ue La La

What did the ESCXTRA team think of “Set Me Free”? Check it out in our reaction video:

REACTION: Eden Alene - Set Me Free (Israel 2021) // ESCXTRA.comREACTION: Eden Alene – Set Me Free (Israel 2021) // ESCXTRA.com

And to all of those who voted for “La La Love” in the ESCXTRA Predicitions, hopefully you will have better luck next time!

Israel at the Eurovision Song Contest

Israel has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 41 times since making its debut in 1973. The country has won the contest four times. (1978, 1979, 1998, 2018), and has hosted the contest three times (1979, 1999 and 2019).

In 2020, Eden Alene was selected to represent Israel at Rotterdam. Another national final took place, which saw ‘Feker Libi’ chosen as their entry. Despite the cancellation of the 2020 contest, it’s been confirmed that Eden will represent Israel at the 2021 contest.

Are you happy with Israel’s choice for Eurovision 2021? Let us know! Be sure to stay updated by following @ESCXTRA on Twitter@escxtra on Instagram and liking our Facebook page for the latest updates! Also, be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel to see our reactions to the news in the upcoming months.

Bente van Leijden

I have watched Eurovision every year since 2009, and have become actively involved in the fan culture since 2016! My favourite genre in Eurovision tends to be rock, but I am not opposed to pop songs or ballads at all. If the song is good, I will like it :) As an Amsterdam native, I am very lucky to visit Eurovision in Concert each year. In 2021, I was even lucky enough to attend 5 Eurovision shows in Rotterdam!

Comments on 🇮🇱 Eden Alene will sing “Set Me Free” at Eurovision 2021!

Related Articles

Back to top button