The European Brodacasting Union has released a statement confirming that the flags of Israel and Palestine that were visible on the back of Madonna’s dancers in the final moments of her Eurovision Song Contest performance with Quavo in Tel Aviv tonight were not an approved part of the show. Read More
In her much-anticipated and politically contentious performance at Eurovision in Israel, Madonna made an apparent call for peace in the region.
As she and guest star Quavo sang the lyrics “Not everyone is coming to the future / Not everyone is learning from the past”, a pair of her dancers – one wearing a costume bearing a Palestinian flag, another with an Israeli flag – embraced as they climbed a set of stairs at the climax of the performance. Read More
The European Broadcasting Union announced today that Madonna will perform two songs during the Grand Final of the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest on 18 May: her 1989 smash hit Like A Prayer and a world exclusive of brand-new single Future, which she will perform together with American rapper Quavo. Read More