Influences: U2, Frank Sinatra, Stewie Wonder, George Michael
-I dont have ship experience so far, but I have a rich international music experience, (example in link below)
It is very hard to put everything on paper but if you wish I will make a full report on my career including hundreds of videos of festivals, tv shows and concerts.
-(example)Moscow Russia, tv show Eurovision song contest, broadcasted for 300 milion tv wievers.
Igor Cukrov ,born 6. June 1984, is a Croatian singer, musician and television personality. He came to media attention as one of sixteen contestants of talents show Operacija trijumf, Balkan version of Endemol's Star Academy. Cukrov represented Croatia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2009 alongside Andrea Šušnjara with the song "Lijepa Tena", written by Tonci Huljic.The song qualified to the final from the second semi-final as the jury's selected qualifier. It eventually finished in 18th place with 45 points.
Early career Edit
Cukrov performed as the Split Festival where he was awarded a prize for best debutant and he has also gained experience as a tenor of the a cappella Cambi singers.
Operacija trijumf Edit
The Operacija trijumf is the Balkan version of Endemol's talents show Star Academy. It included the young talents from whole former SFR Yugoslavia (except Slovenia and Kosovo) – Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia. The show began on 29 September 2008. Cukrov showcased his singing abilities through a wide repertory, singing opera songs such as "Con te partirò" of Andrea Bocelli, but also rock songs such as "Angie" of the Rolling Stones and "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" of Aerosmith.The contestants of the Operacija trijumf, including Cukrov, supported Goran Karan at his concert in Belgrade, singing "Stand by me".
During the Operacija trijumf, Igor Cukrov performed the following songs:
Gibonni & Oliver Dragojevic – "U ljubav vjere nemam" with the student Nikola Paunovic (Gala 1)
Željko Joksimovic – "Leda o leda" with Željko Joksimovic (Gala 2)
Dino Merlin & Željko Joksimovic – "Supermen" with the student Vukašin Brajic (Gala 3)
Gibonni – "Libar" (Gala 4)
Kemal Monteno – "Nije htjela" with Kemal Monteno (Gala 5)
Andrea Bocelli – Con te partirò (Gala 6)
Oliver Mandic – "Poludecu" (Gala 7)
The Beatles – "Yesterday" (Gala 8)
Bijelo dugme – "Ako ima Boga" (Gala 9)
Indexi – "Žute dunje" (Gala 10)
The Beatles – "Help!"/"A Hard Day's Night" with all male students (Gala 11)
Zdravko Colic – "Jedna zima s Kristinom" (Gala 11)
Celine Dion – "My Heart Will Go On" with the student Nina Petkovic (Gala 11)
The Rolling Stones – "Angie" (Gala 12)
Prljavo kazalište/VIS Idoli – "Mi plešemo"/"Maljciki" with the students Ana Bebic and Vukašin Brajic (Gala 12)
Aerosmith – "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" (Gala 13)
U2 – "With or Without You" (Gala 13) with the student Vukašin Brajic
Film – "Pjevajmo do zore" with the students Andrea Harapin, Ivana Nikodijevic and Kristijan Jovanov (Semifinal, revival)
Eurovision Song Contest 2009 Edit
After the Operacija trijumf, all the contestants expressed the will to participate at the Eurovision Song Contest 2009, which was held in Moscow. The Croatian OT contestants Cukrov and Ana Bebic immediately qualified for the final event. The song "Lijepa Tena" was written and composed by famous Croatian musician Tonci Huljic. The Croatian final for the Eurovision Song Contest – Dora – was held on 28 February 2008, and Igor Cukrov won with the total of 30 points. The song competed in the second semi-final where it won qualification for the final as the jury's selected pick. It finished in 18th place.
2009: Upcoming compilation of Operacija trijumf contestants
Working as a profesional musitian from 2003 so far.