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Tarkan Tevetoglu - more popularly known as Tarkan - is a huge pop sensation in Turkey. Born in Alzey, near Frankfurt in 1972, he grew up in Germany. In 1986, his father decided to relocate his family back to his homeland in Turkey. Tarkan began to study music in Karamursel. His road to fame began when his family moved to Istanbul in 1988, and he ... See full bio »

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Beau Travail
Beau Travail Music Department
XX/XY Music Department
Mr. Socrates
Mr. Socrates Music Department
Geboren in Absurdistan
Geboren in Absurdistan Music Department


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 2005 Mr. Socrates (composer: song "Olurum Sana")
 2002 XX/XY (composer: song "Simarik")
 1999 Geboren in Absurdistan (composer: song "Simarik")
 1999 Beau Travail (composer: song "Simarik")
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 2005 Citius, altius, fortius (Short)
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 2007 TV total (TV Series)
Himself - Segment 'Gäste-Marathon'
- Episode dated 11 January 2007 (2007) ... Himself - Segment 'Gäste-Marathon'
 2006 ZDF-Fernsehgarten (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 13 August 2006 (2006) ... Himself
 2006 Fabrika zvezd (TV Series)
Himself - Guest Performer
- Episode #6.13 (2006) ... Himself - Guest Performer
 1998-1999 Vivement dimanche (TV Series)
- Episode dated 21 February 1999 (1999) ... Himself
- Episode dated 1 November 1998 (1998) ... Himself
 1998 Tapis rouge (TV Series)
- Episode dated 19 December 1998 (1998) ... Himself
 1994 Laf lafi açiyor (TV Series)
- Episode #2.28 (1994) ... Himself

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Album, "Karma" (2001). See more »

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5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Dancing and singing were always like games to me. I sang constantly. See more »


He is a singer and composer. See more »

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