Tajči is a Croatian singer, TV show host, published author and blogger. As a pop star in the former Yugoslavia in the late 1980s and early 1990s, Tajči won the national selection and represented Yugoslavia at the Eurovision Song Contest 1990. Her Yugoslav music career was cut short by the breakup of Yugoslavia and subsequent war. She left Croatia in 1992 and a year later graduated from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York. She appeared in numerous off Broadway productions. She returned to Croatia in 1994, to pick up her carreer, but decided in 1997 to move to Los Angeles. She and her family moved several times, following her carreer, but they never returned to Croatia to live.