Mira Škorić

Mirjana Škorić (Serbian Cyrillic: Мира Шкорић; born 8 July 1970), better known as Mira Škorić, is a Serbian pop-folk singer and television personality, considered to be one of the best Serbian singers of all time, alongside singers such as Marija Šerifović with her very strong vocal abilities.

Mira Škorić
Birth nameMirjana Škorić
Born (1970-07-08) 8 July 1970 (age 52)
Belgrade, Serbia, Yugoslavia
GenresPop-folk
Occupation(s)Singer
Instrument(s)Voice
Years active1988–present
Labels

Life and careerEdit

Born on July 8, 1970 in Belgrade, she gained popularity in the 1990s and is best known for her hits like "Otkači" (Loosen Up) and "Manastir" (Monastery) from the 1993 album Ti si ko i ja. Throughout her career, Škorić has also collaborated with some of the biggest regional singers such as Ceca, Lepa Brena, Vesna Zmijanac, Aca Lukas, Željko Bebek and Ana Bekuta. In October 2019, she marked over three decades of her career with a concert at Belgrade's Sava Centar.[1] Same year she also received the Life Achievement Award for her work from the Union of Serbia's Music Artists.[2]

Beyond her music career, Škorić has also appeared in several reality TV show, such as Veliki Brat VIP All Stars (2009) and Parovi (2015). In 2017, she served as a contestant on the fourth season of Serbian spin-off of Your Face Sounds Familiar. She also assisted Jelena Karleuša as a mentor on the singing competition Zvezde Granda.

Škorić has a daughter, Milica, who she raised as a single parent.[3]

DiscographyEdit

Studio albums
  • Niko kao mi (1988)
  • Mi možemo sve (1989)
  • Oči moje ponosite (1991)
  • Imam želju (1992)
  • Ti si ko i ja (1993)
  • Rodiću ti sina (1995)
  • U službi ljubavi (1996)
  • Kosa crna (1997)
  • Srcekradica (1998)
  • 10 (2000)
  • Kafano! (2001)
  • Još uvek te volim (2003)
  • Najbolji prijatelji (2005)
  • Za moj rođendan (2013)

Television appearancesEdit

Year Title Genre Notes
2006 Grand Festival Music festival With song "Ista nam je tuga"; 3rd place
2007 Beovizija 2007 With song "Voli je"
2008 Grand Festival With song "Tako si pao"
2009 Veliki Brat VIP All Stars Reality TV 5th place
2011 Pink Music Festival Music festival With song "Srce sa kvarom"; 6th place
2015 Parovi 4 Reality TV Ejected
2017 Tvoje lice zvuči poznato 4 9th place
2018–2021 Zvezde Granda Jelena Karleuša's assistant mentor

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Spekltakl u Centru "Sava": Mira Škorić pomerila muzičke granice" (in Serbian). Večernje novosti. 25 October 2019.
  2. ^ M. Ćunković (4 December 2019). "Nagrade za životno delo Marinku, Merimi, Daši..." (in Serbian). Večernje novosti.
  3. ^ Z. Zarić (1 November 2017). "Mira Škorić o ćerki: Svako bi poželeo jednu ovakvu Milicu" (in Serbian). Gloria.

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