Jan 3, 2013

Barış Manço's 70th Birthday

Barış Manço's 70th Birthday

Mehmet Barış Manço (attained fame as Barış Manço, also spelled Baris Mancho in some European album releases), born Tosun Yusuf Mehmet Barış Manço,(Üsküdar, Istanbul, January 2, 1943 - Kadıköy, Istanbul, January 31, 1999) was a Turkish rock singer, composer, and television producer. He composed about 200 songs, some of which were translated into a variety of languages including English, Japanese, Greek, Italian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Persian, Urdu and Arabic. He remains one of the most popular public figures of Turkey.
[Wikipedia.org]