Biggest Stars

Dani Mocanu
Dani Mocanu
ROUOther European Music

Dani Mocanu

ROUEuropeanOther European Music
Aleksandra Prijović
Aleksandra Prijović
SRBBalkan

Aleksandra Prijović

SRBEuropeanBalkan
Ceca
Ceca
SRBBalkan

Ceca

SRBEuropeanBalkan
Severina
Severina
HRVMainstream Pop

Severina

HRVPopMainstream Pop
Breskvica
Breskvica
SRBBalkan

Breskvica

SRBEuropeanBalkan
Voyage
Voyage
SRBContemporary Hip Hop
Claimed Profile

Voyage

SRBHip HopContemporary Hip Hop
Lidija Bačić Lille
Lidija Bačić Lille
HRVBalkan

Lidija Bačić Lille

HRVEuropeanBalkan
Tea Tairovic
Tea Tairovic
SRBBalkan

Tea Tairovic

SRBEuropeanBalkan
DJ Gimi-O
DJ Gimi-O
DEUBalkan

DJ Gimi-O

DEUEuropeanBalkan
Elvana Gjata
Elvana Gjata
DEUBalkan

Elvana Gjata

DEUEuropeanBalkan
Otilia
Otilia
ROUMainstream Pop

Otilia

ROUPopMainstream Pop
Dino Merlin
Dino Merlin
BIHBalkan

Dino Merlin

BIHEuropeanBalkan
Emanuel Asllani
Emanuel Asllani
ITABalkan

Emanuel Asllani

ITAEuropeanBalkan
Nucci
Nucci
SRBAlternative Hip Hop

Nucci

SRBHip HopAlternative Hip Hop
Mile Kitic
Mile Kitic
SRBBalkan

Mile Kitic

SRBEuropeanBalkan
Sanja Vucic
Sanja Vucic
SRBBalkan

Sanja Vucic

SRBEuropeanBalkan
Seka Aleksić
Seka Aleksić
SRBBalkan

Seka Aleksić

SRBEuropeanBalkan
Leo de la Rosiori
Leo de la Rosiori
ROUMainstream Pop

Leo de la Rosiori

ROUPopMainstream Pop
Fiki
Fiki
BGRBalkan

Fiki

BGREuropeanBalkan
Lepa Brena
Lepa Brena
SRBBalkan

Lepa Brena

SRBEuropeanBalkan
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Top Artists by Radio Spins Last month

Mile Kitic
Mile Kitic
SRBBalkan

Mile Kitic

SRBEuropeanBalkan
17K radio spins
Šaban Šaulić
Šaban Šaulić
SRBBalkan

Šaban Šaulić

SRBEuropeanBalkan
16.9K radio spins
Dragana Mirković
Dragana Mirković
SRBBalkan

Dragana Mirković

SRBEuropeanBalkan
16.9K radio spins
Sinan Sakic
Sinan Sakic
SRBBalkan

Sinan Sakic

SRBEuropeanBalkan
11.8K radio spins
Mitar Mirić
Mitar Mirić
SRBBalkan

Mitar Mirić

SRBEuropeanBalkan
11.4K radio spins

Most Streamed Spotify Tracks

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Prezivecu
Prezivecu
1M streams
2
Dam Dam Dam
Dam Dam Dam
321K streams
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Psiho
Psiho
225K streams
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Ko to tamo
Ko to tamo
215.4K streams
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Devet zivota
Devet zivota
202.8K streams
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A Nekad Je Dolazila Stalno
A Nekad Je Dolazila Stalno
199.7K streams
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Sava i Dunav
Sava i Dunav
191.4K streams
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Bibi Habibi
Bibi Habibi
173.4K streams
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Izrael i Palestina
Izrael i Palestina
173K streams
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Al Nema Nas
Al Nema Nas
163.5K streams
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Prezivecu

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Dam Dam Dam

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Ko to tamo

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Devet zivota

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A Nekad Je Dolazila Stalno

7

Sava i Dunav

8

Bibi Habibi

9

Izrael i Palestina

10

Al Nema Nas

Top Spotify Playlists

Balkanista Circus
Balkanista Circus
Spotify
97.5K followers
BALKAN HITOVI 2023
BALKAN HITOVI 2023
Balkanify
83.7K followers
Balkan 2023 | Top 100
Balkan 2023 | Top 100
MusicPlay
74.7K followers
Balkan Hitovi
Balkan Hitovi
IDJVideos
71.3K followers
BALKAN HITS | 2023
BALKAN HITS | 2023
Balkan Hits
31.2K followers
Apple ( Balkan Hits / Nasa Muzika )
Apple ( Balkan Hits / Nasa Muzika )
Playlist Stars
25.6K followers

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      1.5K
      Balkan artists
      Spotify
      185.4M
      Streams on Spotify
      YouTube
      0
      Views on YouTube
      Radio Airplay
      718K
      Radio spins
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      Questions? We have answers

      Overview of Balkan music

      Balkan music is a genre that developed over centuries across the Balkan region of southeastern Europe.
      Its unique sound is characterized by complex rhythms, intricate melodies, and a blend of traditional instruments such as the accordion, tambura, and gaida.

      The music has been shaped by the diverse cultures and histories of the region, including Ottoman and Austro-Hungarian influences and the Roma (Gypsy) community. The genre has also been influenced by various religious traditions, including Orthodox Christianity and Islam.

      Balkan music has been an important part of social and cultural life in the region, often played at weddings, festivals, and other celebrations. While the music has evolved over time, it remains an important part of the cultural heritage of the Balkans, and continues to be celebrated today through festivals and performances.

      Which musicians and bands defined Balkan music?

      Balkan music encompasses a range of styles and artists from Southeastern Europe.

      Some of the most notable musicians and bands include Goran Bregović, a Bosnian composer and musician known for his Balkan brass and Gypsy music; Šaban Bajramović, a Serbian Romani singer and songwriter; Fanfare Ciocărlia, a Romanian brass band that fuses traditional Balkan sounds with contemporary influences; and Esma Redžepova, a Macedonian singer and humanitarian who was known as the "Queen of Romani Music."

      Other notable artists include Kocani Orkestar, Lepa Brena, and Boban Marković Orkestar. These musicians and bands have helped to shape the rich and diverse musical landscape of the Balkans.

      Which songs and albums defined Balkan music?

      There are many songs and music albums that represent Balkan music. One of the most popular is Goran Bregovic's "Ederlezi". This song is an iconic representation of Balkan music and has been covered by many artists.

      Another well-known album is "Cigance" by Esma Redzepova. This album features traditional Balkan music with a modern twist. The title track, "Cigance", is a lively and upbeat song that showcases the energy and passion of Balkan music.

      For those interested in more contemporary Balkan music, the band Dubioza Kolektiv is a great choice. Their album "Wild Wild East" blends Balkan beats with hip hop and reggae influences, creating a unique and exciting sound.

      Other notable artists in the Balkan music scene include Emir Kusturica, Shantel, and Boban Markovic. All of these musicians have contributed to the rich and diverse tapestry of Balkan music, which continues to be celebrated and enjoyed around the world.

      Which music festivals and events represent Balkan music?

      There are several music festivals and events that showcase the Balkan music genre, which blends traditional folk music with contemporary styles.

      One such event is the Balkan Trafik Festival held annually in Brussels, Belgium, which features musicians and performers from all over the Balkans. Another is the Guča Trumpet Festival in Serbia, a celebration of Balkan brass music that draws thousands of visitors each year. The Sarajevo Jazz Festival in Bosnia and Herzegovina also features Balkan music alongside jazz and other genres.

      Additionally, the Ohrid Summer Festival in North Macedonia also showcase traditional Balkan music and dance. These events provide a platform for Balkan musicians to share their unique cultural heritage with audiences from around the world.