News Brief 2/8/2012, Shevat 15, 5772
Rock Band Izabo to Represent Israel in Music Contest
Izabo, the Israeli rock band will be Israel's representatives in the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest. The international music competition will take place in Baku, Azerbaijan, in May. Eurovision includes several country not technically located in Europe such as Israel, Morocco and Turkey. Israel has won Eurovision three times in the past with such classic songs as "Hallelujah" and "A-Ba-Ni-Bi".