Macedonian Singer's Death Saddens Balkans Music fans across the Balkans are mourning Tose Proeski, a Macedonian entertainer whose pop ballads, sung in many different languages, bridged political divides. Proeski, 26, died in a recent car crash.
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Macedonian Singer's Death Saddens Balkans

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Macedonian Singer's Death Saddens Balkans

Macedonian Singer's Death Saddens Balkans

Macedonian Singer's Death Saddens Balkans

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Tose Proeski, photographed in August 2007. His death at 26 robbed Macedonia of a voice that was widely appreciated across the politically divided Balkans. Getty Images hide caption

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Tose Proeski, photographed in August 2007. His death at 26 robbed Macedonia of a voice that was widely appreciated across the politically divided Balkans.

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Music fans across the Balkans are mourning Tose Proeski, a Macedonian entertainer whose pop ballads, sung in many different languages, bridged political divides. Proeski, 26, died in a recent car crash.

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