Tonight, the semi final draw for Eurovision 2019 took place in Tel Aviv, hosted by two of the four hosts for the competition itself, Assi Azar and Lucy Ayoub.
18 nations will compete in each semi-final, all hoping to grab one of the ten qualification spots up for grabs from each heat, it was also decided which semi-finals the Big Five and hosts Israel will vote in and therefore are required to broadcast live. They shall also perform their entries in the jury final of their corresponding semi finals. The Semi finals are stacked as followed:
Semi Final One Tuesday 14th May 2019:
Spain, France and Israel will vote in this semi final alongside the competing entries.
Semi Final Two Thursday 16th May 2019
Germany, Italy and United Kingdom will vote in this semi final alongside the competing entries.