Plavi orkestar (English translation: Blue Orchestra) is one of the most popular bands from former Yugoslavia. The band was founded in Sarajevo, the capital city of present-day Bosnia and Herzegovina, in 1983. The band has remained popular with 8 albums and more than 3,500 concerts worldwide. The band was formed in 1983 by Sa\u0161a "Lo\u0161a" Lo\u0161i\u0107, lead singer and songwriter of the group.