ARTS, CULTURE

Two Years without Singer Oliver Dragojevic

 

Two years have passed since Oliver Dragojevic, a famous musician, passed away after illness.

On the occasion of the sad anniversary, his concert will be held in his port of Vela Luka, followed by gathering of his family, friends, musicians and audience.

Oliver Dragojevic (7 December 1947 – 29 July 2018) was a Croatian recording artist, who was considered one of the most enduring musical stars and cultural icons in Croatia with a discography that spanned nearly five decades, and he was very famous in Bosnia and Herzegovina as well.

His style blended traditional klapa melodies of Dalmatia, a coastal region in his native Croatia, with jazz motifs wrapped up in modern production.

For his influential musical career, he reached critical and commercial acclaim in Croatia and neighboring countries, and numerous accolades, including numerous Porin and Indexi awards.

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