• Israel’s Netta wins Eurovision Song Contest

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    On Saturday (May 12) Israel has won the Eurovision song contest with Netta’s catchy pop song "Toy", marking Israel's fourth win in the Eurovision Song contest (after 1978, 1979, and 1998). Netta had been written off with Cyprus, France, Ireland and Italy thought to be the more credible acts.
  • Winner of Eurovision Salvador Sobral admitted in serious condition to the hospital

    Salvador Sobral from Portugal performs the song "Amar pelos dois" during rehearsals for the Eurovision Song Contest, in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, May 12, 2017. The final of The Eurovision Song Contest 2017 will be held on May 13. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
    Salvador Sobral, winner of the last Eurovision Song Contest, was hospitalized in serious condition in Lisbon and is waiting for a heart transplant by a compatible donor. The 27-year-old portuguese singer gave his last concert on Sept. 8th in Estoril.