Gibonni is a singer, musician and composer from Croatia. Born in a family with a strong musical tradition (his father was a well known composer), Zlatan Stipisic, who later embraced the nickname Gibonni, began his career in 1980s with the heavy metal band "Osmi Putnik". Gibonni started his solo career in 1990s with songs that combined elements of rock, modern pop and folk songs. He soon created a huge following, especially among Croatian youth. Gibonniâs popularity continued to grow beyond Croatia and he is currently one of the most popular and influential musicians in the countries of former Yugoslavia.
In 2003 Gibonni was appointed a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. He is involved in many humanitarian concerts and organizations fighting hunger and poverty. Gibonni was recently singled out by the LA Times as an artist the world needs to hear.
Gibonni plays a Cordoba 55FCE Negra.