EDO MAAJKA & Frenkie (Bosnia-Hercegovina)
Friday 04 Nov 2011 Malmö Moriskan/Folkets park 21:0
Edin Osmić born December 22, 1978, Brčko Bosnia) better known by his stage name Edo Maajka, is a Bosnian rapper. His stage name literally means "Edo the Mother".
Edin Osmić was born and raised in Brčko (at the time SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia) where he finished his elementary schooling. In 1992 when the Bosnian war started, he left Bosnia and Herzegovina and went to Zagreb, the capital of Croatia, where he began attending secondary mechanical engineering school. After the war, he returned to Bosnia to study criminal law in Tuzla, but never graduated.
Today, Edo is a legend all over ex Yugoslavia. He collaborates with the biggest rap artists throughout the Balkans.
Edo Maajka in the Balkans is much larger than Zlatan Ibrahimovic in Sweden.
Edo and his "brother" Frenkie promise an evening that Malmö and the Moorish pavilion will never forget!
Edo Maajka has named several artists that have influenced him, including Rambo Amadeus, TBF, Safet Isović, Miladin Šobić, Azra, Zabranjeno Pušenje, Disciplina Kičme, Atomsko Sklonište, Majke and Rupa u Zidu among others.
His rapping technique is described as having a perfect flow and a large variation of topics. He is known for connecting with his audience, a concept carried over a series of albums and is most praised for his ability to write brilliant lyrics.
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Year Nominated works Award Result
2003 Edo Maajka Urban artist of the year Won
2003 Slušaj mater Album of the year Won
2003 Edo Maajka New sound Won
2003 Znaš me Video of the year Won
2003 Slušaj mater - Edo Maajka and Dash Best international collaboration Nominated
2004 Teško je ful biti kul Best collaboration - Edo Maajka and Hladno pivo Won
2005 Edo Maajka Urban artist of the year Won
2005 No sikiriki Album of the year Won
2005 No sikiriki Urban song of the year Won
2005 No sikiriki Song of the year (in all categories) Won
2006 Hajmo rušit Best song together - Edo Maajka, Frenkie and Hza Won
2007 Stig'o Ćumur Album of the year Won
2007 Bomba Song of the year Won
2009 Balkansko a naše Hip hop album of the year Won
2011 Spomen ploča 2002-2009 Hip hop album of the year