Kochav Nolad (Hebrew: כוכב נולד, " A Star is Born" ) is a reality TV show, the new musical talent searches in Israel. The program started on the Israeli Channel 2 in 2003. Competition won a lot of popularity in Israel and was voted by the audience to the program of the decade. It is the Israeli equivalent of the UK talent show Pop Idol, but not one of its franchise.
- Season 1 (2003): Tayeb luck in the future
- Season 2 (2004): Harel Moyal
- Season 3 (2005): Yehuda Saado
- Season 4 (2006): Jacko Eisenberg
- Season 5 (2007): Boaz Mauda
- Season 6 (2008): Israel Bar-On
- Season 7 (2009): Roni Dalumi
- Season 8 (2010): Diana Golbi
- Season 9 (2011): Hagit Yaso
- Season 10 (2012 ): Or Taragan
Other candidates were, among others referee Maimon, Shai Gabso, Harel Skaat and Mei Feingold.