Saša Matić

Aleksandar "Saša" Matić (Serbian Cyrillic: Александар "Саша" Матић; born 26 April 1978) is a Bosnian Serb pop-folk singer born in Bosnia and Herzegovina. He was born in Bihać and raised in Belgrade, he graduated from music school playing piano. Matić acquired popularity upon his debut album Prokleta je violina (2001). Today, he is recognized as one of the most popular Serbian pop-folk musicians.

Saša Matić
Саша Матић
Matić performing in 2010
Matić performing in 2010
Background information
Birth nameAleksandar Matić
Born (1978-04-26) 26 April 1978 (age 44)
Bihać, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
GenresPop-folk
Occupation(s)Singer
Instrument(s)
Years active1994–present
LabelsGrand Production

Throughout his career Matić has collaborated with some of the biggest regional performers such as Ceca, Severina, Jelena Karleuša, Aca Lukas, Mile Kitić and Jelena Rozga, among others. He has held several concerts in the Belgrade Arena and has also performed for Serbian diaspora in the United States, Canada and Australia.[1][2][3]

Matić has a twin brother Dejan, who is also a well-known singer. Both him and his brother are completely blind due to being born prematurely.[4] Saša Matić is married and has two daughters.[5]

DiscographyEdit

Studio albums
  • Prokleta je violina (2001)
  • Otišao, vratio se (2002)
  • Zbogom ljubavi (2003)
  • Anđeo čuvar (2005)
  • Saša Matić (2007)
  • Nezaboravne... (2010)
  • X zajedno (2011)
  • Zabranjena ljubav (2015)
  • Ne bih ništa menjao (2017)
  • Dva života (2021)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "TURNEJA PO SAD: Deca su navikla da me nema!". alo.rs (in Serbian). 1 December 2012. Retrieved 3 January 2015.
  2. ^ "Saša Matić u Australiji". blic.rs (in Serbian). 4 September 2012. Retrieved 3 January 2015.
  3. ^ "DUET IZNENAĐENJA: Saša Matić otputovao na turneju po Kanadi". novosti.rs (in Serbian). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 3 January 2015.
  4. ^ "Ispovest braće Matić: Nepažnjom lekara smo ostali slepi" (in Serbian). Story. 30 September 2019. Retrieved 29 October 2020.
  5. ^ "Saša Matić: Brak nije mirno more" (in Serbian). Story. 8 March 2018. Retrieved 29 October 2020.

External linksEdit

Awards and achievements
Preceded by Music Festival Budva winner
(tied with Dado Topić)

2003
Succeeded by
Preceded by
None
Grand Festival winner
2006
Succeeded by