Toy (song)

"Toy"
Netta Toy Single Cover.jpg
Single by Netta
Released11 March 2018 (2018-03-11)
FormatDigital download
Recorded2018
GenrePop[1]
Length3:00
Label
  • Tedy Productions
  • Unicell
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Stav Beger
Music video
"Toy" on YouTube
Audio sample
Israel "Toy"
Eurovision Song Contest 2018 entry
Country
Artist(s)
Languages
English, Hebrew
Composer(s)
Lyricist(s)
  • Doron Medalie
  • Stav Beger
Finals performance
Semi-final result
1st
Semi-final points
283
Final result
1st
Final points
529
Appearance chronology
◄ "I Feel Alive" (2017)   
Audience at The Pride House in Beersheba, Israel sing along with footage of Netta performing "Toy" at Eurovision

"Toy" (Hebrew: טוי) is a song recorded by Israeli singer Netta, and Israel's submission in the Eurovision Song Contest 2018. The track was written by Doron Medalie and Stav Beger, and produced by the latter.[2][3] The song was released on 11 March 2018 along with its official music video clip, which was directed by Keren Hochma. The song was leaked online a day before the official release.[4]

The song won the Eurovision Song Contest 2018, with 529 points. It marks Israel's fourth Eurovision win along with 1978, 1979 and 1998.[5]. According to official singles sales charts, the song reached the top in Israel.[6]

Lyrics

The song's lyrics are mostly in English, with the exception of the Hebrew phrase אני לא בובה‎ (ani lo buba, "I am not a doll"), and the slang word סטפה‎ (stefa, meaning a pile of banknotes).[7] The Japanese word baka (バカ "stupid") is also used extensively.

Other Languages
asturianu: Toy (cantar)
беларуская: Toy (песня)
català: Toy (cançó)
dansk: Toy
Deutsch: Toy (Lied)
Ελληνικά: Toy (τραγούδι)
español: Toy (canción)
français: Toy (chanson)
hrvatski: Toy (pjesma)
עברית: Toy (שיר)
Lëtzebuergesch: Toy (Lidd)
magyar: Toy
Nederlands: Toy (lied)
norsk: Toy (sang)
русский: Toy
српски / srpski: Toy (песма)
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Toy (pjesma)
svenska: Toy (sång)
中文: Toy (歌曲)