Dino Merlin

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Popular Bosnian singer-songwriter who had hit singles with "Dabogda" and "Love in Rewind." He also wrote the country's national anthem.

Before Fame

He founded the band Merlin in 1983. He recorded five studio albums before striking out on his own.


His song "Love in Rewind" was written for Bosnia's entry at the Eurovision Song Contest 2011 where it took sixth place, the country's highest placement since 2006.

Family Life

He has two children with his wife, Amela. 

Associated With

Known for his homages to Western songs, he samples everyone from Prince in his 1984 song "Kokuzna Vremena" to Manu Chao in the song "Burek," written in 2004.