Name Veselin Marinov
Years active 1981 - present
Children Yoana Marinova
|Birth name Veselin Stefanov Marinov|
Born August 4, 1961 (age 54)Polski Trambesh, Bulgaria (1961-08-04)
Spouse Mariya Marinova (m. ?–2005)
Parents Stefan Marinov, Mariya Marinov
Albums Love ballads, Trifon, I choose for You with Love
Similar People Stefan Marinov, Toncho Rusev, Evtim Evtimov, Lili Ivanova, Rositsa Kirilova
Instruments Vocals, Guitar, Drums
Veselin marinov arriverdeci odi adio awards evrofest 1998
- Veselin marinov arriverdeci odi adio awards evrofest 1998
- Veselin marinov da se sabudish do men
Veselin marinov da se sabudish do men
Marinov was born in the town of Polski Trambesh on August 4, 1961 to Stefan and Yordanka Marinov. He has a brother, Marin Marinov (born in 1955) who has two daughters. Veselin has one daughter - Yoana.
Veselin started his involvement with music when he was in the 7th grade. Veselin started to play and sing in a school group. In 1981, he was invited to become the lead singer of Bulgarian rock band Impuls. His first appearance was on 2 December 1982 in Vidin, Bulgaria. The band produced progressive rock music, and their first song with Marinov on vocals was Midnight music. The first song which was composed by Marinov himself was You came. In 1983, he graduated the Pop Music Department in the class of Petar Dimitrov. In 1984, Veselin underwent two operations of the vocal cords and left Impuls. In 1987, his first album, "From love", was released.
Marinov's songs became popular in the 90's. In this period he won many awards. The songs "Bitter wine" (bulg. "Горчиво вино") and "For you, Bulgaria" (bulg. "За теб, Българийо") became hits. Since 2007 Veselin Marinov appears in Christmas concerts every year.