Nina Badrić is a Croatian pop singer. This year she will represent Croatia at Eurovision Song Contest 2012 in Baku with her song called ”Sky” (”Nebo”). While she is preparing for ESC she found some time for Vintage & Rare. Read what she told us and don’t forget to listen to the song and vote!
Could you please tell us a bit about how and when you got into playing music?
I started singing when I was 9 years old in The ”Zvijezdice” ( Little stars ), children’s choir in which I soon became one of the leading soloists.
What musicians have inspired you the most over the years?
Music that has graced me in my life is predominantly performed by Milles Davis, Stewie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Prince.
You are a famous singer in Croatia. Do you ever wish not to be?
Music is my life.
Are you proud to represent Croatia on Eurovision Song Contest 2012?
I was thrilled because they invited me to represent Croatia. I am very proud and it is a big challenge for me. Definitely a new step and inspiration in my carrier.
How come you decided to sing in croatian? What is the song about?
Song is very emotional and strong. Especially for me.
How important do you see Youtube as a promotion tool and channel for you as an artist?
I think that today YouTube, facebook or another social media are very important for promotion.
Do you play any instruments?
Any artists around the world that you would like to play and record with?
Quincy Jones, Adele, Prince, George Michael…
What are you future plans?
After Eurovision song contest I am going on a tour. I am very happy and excited about it.
Any famous last words?
I wish you all the best in your life. Keep fingers crossed for me in Baku. Grab your phone and vote for me.
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