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Maya Sar presents English version of her song

10 April 2012 at 14:34 CEST

Maya Sar will this year represent Bosnia & Herzegovina at the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest with Korake ti znam in the second Semi-Final on the 24th of May.

Although she will perform the song in Bosnian in Baku, she decided to release an English language version of the song after requests from all over the continent.

"By request of many Eurovision fans from all over Europe, I decided to adapt the lyrics into English, in a way that the meaning and message that carries on the original version remains unchanged", Maya said.

The new English version of the song is entitled The Steps I Know and is available to watch below:

The official preview video of the original Bosnian version of the song can also be seen below and is available to watch on our YouTube channel.

Who is Maya sar?

Maya Sar is a songwriter, composer and singer who works with the biggest names from the Balkan region. For many years she has been a member of Dino Merlin's band with whom she performed on stage at the 2011 Eurovision Song Contest in Düsseldorf.

She is the founder of a regional humanitarian project, which helps to fight against cervical cancer Moj je život moja pjesma (My Life Is My Song) and the composer and songwriter of the eponymous song. For this she received the Golden Plaque Of The Great Human Heart by the International League of Humanists.

With her first self-penned single Nespretno, Maya Sar achieved remarkable success and gained the respect of the audience. She composes for other artists in the family studio Long Play with her husband and producer Mahir Sarihodžić and is also finishing her first solo album.