Graduated from the Music Conservatory of Amsterdam, Belgrade-born singer-songwriter Lena Kovacevic is one of the most famous musicians of ex-Yugoslavia.
She has released two albums, Dobar dan za pevanje (A good day for singing) and San (Dreams), which have acclaimed Lena as one of the leading singers of the new generation. She was one of the judges on the most popular TV show The First Voice of Serbia, and her second album was the best selling music album of the whole region.
Lena has performed at pop and jazz festivals in Holland, Belgium, Cyprus, Serbia, Montenegro and the region that have featured musicians such as Dee Dee Bridgewater, Randy Crawford, the Nigel Kennedy Quintet, Candy Dulfer... She has collaborated with producer Buscemi (Blue Note) and performed with some of the best orchestras in Holland. While living in Belgrade she had a chance to perform at many different music halls and venues and partake in various interesting events, including a special appearance at the gala wedding celebration of tennis ace Novak Djokovic.
She was a brand ambassador for IT company ASUS, Frey Wille jewellery, XYZ Premium Fashion Store (Calvin Klein, Burberry, Mark Jacobs...)
Lena's third album features covers of the most popular songs of ex-Yugoslavian and Serbian pop musician Bajaga. The album was arranged and produced by Vladimir Nikolov (orchestration for the Oscar winning movie The Artist) and mixed and mastered in NY.
Lena Kovacevic is the first Serbian female artist to be presented to 31 million listeners of Sirius Radio, NY.
Her latest single Pick Up has been released by regional record label Menart, Sony Music licencee. The single, which Lena wrote and composed, is her first song in the genre of dance-pop and has been launched for both the regional and international music scene.
The producer of Pick Up is Godfrey Diamond, a US music production star, who over the course of his successful career has worked with music legends such as Gloria Gaynor, Luther Vandross, Lou Reed, Aerosmith and many others. The single also features guitarist Carlos Alomar, who has collaborated with big names like David Bowie and Alicia Keys. The video premiere was aired on MTV.
Pick Up has been played on Sirius Radio, in New York, featuring Godfrey Diamond.
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