Boban Rajović

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Boban Rajović
Boban Rajović in 2019
Boban Rajović in 2019
Background information
Also known asBoban Piroman
Born (1971-12-25) 25 December 1971 (age 50)
Copenhagen, Denmark
Genresturbo-folk
Instrument(s)Vocals
Years active1999–present
LabelsSound Production, Gold Music, City Records
Websitewww.bobanrajovic.com

Boban Rajović (pronounced [boban rajoʋitɕ], born 25 December 1971) is a Danish-born Montenegrin singer popular in former Yugoslavia. Some of his big hit songs include "Usne boje vina" (Wine-colored Lips) and "Provokacija" (Provocation). He has lived in Belgrade since 2000. He is married to Dragana Rajović and has three children with her.

Private life[edit]

Rajović was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, to parents that had migrated (see gastarbeiter) from Berane, SR Montenegro, Yugoslavia.[1] At 19 years of age he started singing in Yugoslav-owned cafés in Scandinavia.[2] His family patron saint (slava) is Saint Basil of Ostrog. He moved to Belgrade, Serbia, in 2000 to record his first album. He remains there.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums
Compilation albums
As featured artist
  • Persijska princeza (Princess of Persia, 2009) with Filip Filipi[3]
  • Mandolins Cry
Non-album singles
  • Padobran, 2016
  • Spartanac, 2018

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Da li je Boban Rajović zaista crnogorac?". 17 July 2012. Retrieved 18 August 2013.
  2. ^ "Boban Rajović: "Toliko volim Hrvatsku, da me Srbi zovu Franjo"".
  3. ^ "If He's King, Then I'm God". DatPiff. Retrieved 6 May 2013.

External links[edit]