Dino Merlin

1962 - Today

Dino Merlin

Edin Dervišhalidović (born 12 September 1962), better known by his stage name Dino Merlin is a Bosnian singer-songwriter, musician, and record producer.Nicknamed "The Wizard", he is considered one of the most prominent and commercially successful artists ever to emerge from former Yugoslavia. Born in Sarajevo, he was the founder and leader of 'Merlin', which eventually became one of the best selling rock-bands of Southeast Europe.Dino is recognised for his later solo work during which he established himself as one of the best-selling regional artists of all time. During his career he has produced over a dozen chart-topping albums, held several record-breaking tours, won many awards including the April 6 Award of Sarajevo, and has authored the first national anthem of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dino Merlin has received more than 284,430 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 395th most popular singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 280k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.04

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.31

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Dino Merlin ranks 396 out of 3,001Before him are Rubén Blades, Malcolm McLaren, R. Kelly, Eddie the Eagle, Serhat, and Lee Hazlewood. After him are Ghena Dimitrova, Miley Cyrus, Leyla Gencer, Arsen Dedić, Grethe Ingmann, and Jon Anderson.

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Among people born in 1962, Dino Merlin ranks 45Before him are Steve Carell, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, Flea, Michelle Yeoh, Felipe Calderón, and Suzanne Collins. After him are Ollanta Humala, Chuck Palahniuk, Viktor Tsoi, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Clark Gregg, and Kelly Preston.

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In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among people born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Dino Merlin ranks 43 out of 182Before him are Safet Sušić (1955), Zdravko Čolić (1951), David Elazar (1925), Petar Kočić (1877), Dragan Đokanović (1958), and Lepa Brena (1960). After him are Mak Dizdar (1917), Vaso Čubrilović (1897), Jovan Dučić (1871), Nebojša Radmanović (1949), Milorad Dodik (1959), and Dušan Bajević (1948).

Among SINGERS In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among singers born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Dino Merlin ranks 3Before him are Zdravko Čolić (1951) and Lepa Brena (1960). After him are Sena Jurinac (1921), Davorin Popović (null), Hari Varešanović (1961), Elvir Laković Laka (1969), Boris Novković (1967), Jala Brat (1986), Vesna Pisarović (1978), Vukašin Brajić (1984), and Deen (1982).