Anja Rupel began to perform as lead vocalist with the prominent synthpop group Videosex, in 1982, which became very popular in the former Yugoslavia. The group recorded four albums. Their debut album, Videosex 84 appeared in 1983 and they played with bands such as Ekatarina Velika and Otroci Socializma in Belgrade. The group broke up in 1992. Anja then went on to her solo career and, in 1994 she recorded her first album Odpri oči (Open your eyes). For a while, she performed with the internationally prominent industrial/techno group Laibach from Trbovlje, Slovenia.