Bosnia & Herzegovina: Love in rewind for Dino Merlin

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Dino Merlin performed the song Love in rewind for the first time during a special show entitled titled BH Eurosong 2011. The 75 minute show aired on BHRT revealed the song which Bosnia & Herzegovina will compete with in the next Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Düsseldorf, Germany.

This year’s Bosnia-Herzegovina entry has a rolling happy rhythm which grows stronger in the end. Dino Merlin showed his delight for the song he will compete with in the contest. Dino also performed his song Putnici along with Beatrice Poulot who joined him on stage when he represented the country in the 1999 Eurovision Song Contest held in Jerusalem.

Tonight’s show opened with a dance act for last year’s winning song. Later on Vukasin Brajic who represented the country last year performed his song Thunder and lightning. The Italian duo Jalisse also appeared in the show. Jalisse are the latest Italian representatives that went on the Eurovision Song Contest stage. Mustafa Sandal who happens to be a very good friend of Dino also sang during the show while a preview of the already selected songs from other countries was shown on TV. The Beauty Queens who accompanied Marija Serifovic in 2007 also interpretated Dino's entry Love in rewind.

Dino Merlin was internally selected by BHRT and he already competed twice in the Eurovision Song Contest. Apart as a singer in 1999 he was the composer of the song Sva bol svijeta. This was the first ever Bosnia-Herzegovina entry in 1993. Bosnia & Herzegovina will compete in the second semi-final to be held on 12th May.

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