Zlatni Dukati were formed back in 1983. They appeared on the tambura scene with their first album titled "Ni šokaci nisu ono što su bili". Album was released by then "Jugoton", now "Croatia Records".
Original members of the band were:
Zeljko Miloš (Yinks)-celo
In the above mentioned formation the band played only for one season. Two members, Mato Lukačević and Stanko Šarić continued to play under different name "Zlatni Dukati''.