Altuna Sejdi-Tuna was born on the 14 of July 1985 in Skopje. Her music carrier she starts since she was 15, and today Altuna Sejdi – Tuna is one of the most popular Albanian- Macedonian Singer.
She finished her primary school at Panajot Gjinovski –Skopje and then her secondary school continued at private American collage Nova also in Skopje. Tuna finished her studies at New York collage in Thessaloniki- Greece and she had completed bachelor of communication sciences and mass media.
She also edited two albums “Tuna” and “S’ka m,e diktature” (No more dictatorship) and some other compilations which were sailed in high edition in the regions of Macedonia, Kosovo and Albania.
In 2000 for the first time she participated at Nota fest -Macedonia and she wins the award as a Best new artist.
And after this festival Tuna had started successfully her professional music carrier and took part and awards in the biggest Albanian music festivals in Macedonia, Kosovo and Albania.
These are the several music festivals and events, she took part and the awards she won:
- 2001-Show Fest Prishtina “Te ikim se bashku “(“lets run together”) third prize
- 2001- Nota fest Skopje “Te jetojme“-(“To live”) best performance
- 2002- Nota fest-Skopje Macho men – first prize from the audience, best lyrics, best interpretation, and best festival hit from the radio stations.
In the audition for new talents “in search of stars” 2002 Organized by M2 -Macedonian Music production enters finale and wins the award the 1st (biggest) from the professional jury. In many years contract with the same production realizes the first album “Tuna”. In 2005 Tuna continues her carrier alone and in the period 2005-2010 ranks many awards in different festivals and manifestations where she took place.
– Show fest, Prishtina- “Si mundet keshtu” (How can it be like that) feat. T-Dogg, third place
– 2004 The best singer of R’n’B (zicco Company)
– 2005 The best singer of R’n’B in the Kosova’s region from Radio Blue
– 2005- the best album for R’n’B from Zicco Copmany
– 2005- the best video of R’n’B (Zicco Copmany)
– 2005 – The nights of Albanian music videos – The best Directed video
– 2005- Video Fest- Prishtina -Award for Best Female Video
-2005- Kenga magjike ( Magical song) Festival Tirana award from the critics (best song) and best completed performance
– 2006- The nights of Albanian video clips, Tirana the award for Best Story Video
– 2006- Top fest Tirana -“Forca e femres” (The female’s strength) feat. Jonida Maliqi the award for Best female artist
– 2007-Top fest- Tirana-“Bileta” (Tickets) the price for Best Song
-2008-Video fest best Promo for “Bileta”
-2008-First Radio Festival nomination for best song with “Prasuvam Bez Glas”, and “So eden zbor” (I am asking voiceless,)” (“With one word”) feat Robert Bilbilov.
-2008- She releases the single and music video “Inati” and she gets the award for best radio hit song in Kosovo.
-2009 -She releases the music video “E boj nxet” –( “I am doing it hot “) in collaboration with one of the most famous rap musicians Vig Poppa and was very successful duet.
The same year summer 2009 in collaboration with Getoar Selimi- Geti known as the king of rap music musician text writer and Meda ( Albanian most popular and best sold folk music singer) they make a trio, song that was one of the very first songs that had millions of subscribers on you tube and was the most played song on every Albanian TV channels and radio stations.
-2010- The summer Tuna brings another collaboration with today also very famous and most talented young singer Dafina Zeqiri and rap artist Besnik 2po2 the song and music video “Vibe” and in 5 months this video got 4 million subscribers on YouTube and it remains up today one of the most successful collaboration in Albanian modern Music.
Few months later another music video coming from Tuna this time “Pse jo” (“ Why not”) and this project also was and still is number one hit music video and song on radio stations and TV top music lists.
Since last years of successful music carrier Tuna had brought up new standards in Albanian modern music and she was invited to be a special guest at the concert of Snoop Dog in Prishtina July 10th 2010. This is not the first time Tuna is being part of such great concerts 3 years ago she was also special guest on one of the most popular Balkan legends from Bosnia – Dino Merlin
In 2011 Tuna also is a guest start at Busta Rhymes big concert in Prishtina.
2011 is one of the most successful year of her career. In June she brings her ballad single “Dysheme” – ( On the Floor ) and it was one of the most commented videos because of unique form and mostly people had related with her divorce month ago. Music: Robert Bilbilov Lyrics: Aida Baraku Video: by Entermedia
Two months later Tuna brings up another single & music video
Refreshing song ” E para dhe e fundit ” The first and the last” The firs Dubstep in Albanian made in Zerce Croatia so called “Balkan Ibiza” a contradictory video with pro western style and content. Music : Big Bang Lyrics Vig Poppa, Video by EMF production.
Altuna Sejdiu – Tuna in the Albanian public and critics is known as revolutionary singer of pop and R&B modern music. She is always original and always leaves remain style same as in her interpretations and in the music created by her composers and text writers.
Tuna Bio & Wiki
|Full Name||Altuna Sejdi – TUNA|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.) Feet inches||1.67 m.|
|Weight (approx.) Kg||57 kg|
|Date of Birth||14 July 1985|
|Age (as in 2018)||33 Years|
|Birth Place||Skopje, Macedonia|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Cancer|
|College||New York College|
|Education||Bachelor of communication sciences and mass media|
|Family||Father– Shaban Sejdiu
|Hobbies||Shopping, Reading, yoga, water sports, Traveling|
|Boys, Affairs and More|