Tarkan is a Turkish singer, songwriter, arranger, composer, and record producer who is known as one of the prominent figures of the Turkish music industry and has released a multitude of albums and songs like Yine Sensiz, Come Closer, Ölürüm Sana, and Adımı Kalbine Yaz. Additionally, he is also very popular on social media and enjoys more than 5 million followers on Instagram, more than 4 million followers on Twitter, more than 2 million followers on Facebook, and more than 2 million subscribers on YouTube.
Pop, Folk Pop, Adult Contemporary, Pop Rock, Dance-Pop, Classical Turkish Music
İstanbul, Universal, HITT, DMC
Girlfriend / Spouse
Tarkan has dated –
- Elif Dagdeviren (1994-1996)
- Jeni Kalkandjieva (1999)
- Bilge Ozturk (2002-2009)
- Nil Özalp (2010)
- Funda Kilic (2015)
- Pınar Dilek (2016-Present) – The duo got married on April 29, 2016, and welcomed their first child, a daughter named Lidya, on July 12, 2018.
- Sports a beard
- Sharp gaze
He appeared in a TV commercial for Coca Cola in 2018.
- He gets his name from the fictional comic book Hunnic warrior ‘Tarkan’, a creation of Turkish cartoonist Sezgin Burak.
- His first English language album, Come Closer, was released on April 7, 2006, and it was ranked at number #18 in the German Albums Chart, at number #43 in the Swiss Albums Chart, and at number #50 in the Austrian Albums Chart.
- In 2011, he received the 38th Golden Butterfly Award for “Best Male Turkish Pop Music Artist”.
- Tarkan underwent surgery for thyroid nodules at Maslak Acıbadem Hospital in June 2019.
- He is well-versed in English and Turkish and also understands German.
Featured Image by Hakki Topcu / / CC BY 2.0
Facts of Tarkan Tevetoğlu
- Gender Male
- full nameTarkan Tevetoğlu
- nicknamesDuke of Buckingham, Prince of the Bosphorus
- birthplaceAlzey, Rhineland-Palatinate, West Germany
- Date of Birth October 17, 1972
- Age 49 years 1 months
- Horoscope Libra
- Lucky Number 10
- Lucky Stone Peridot
- Lucky Color Blue
- Best Match for Marriage Gemini
- net worth$20 million
- professionSinger, Songwriter, Arranger, Composer, Record Producer
- weight72 kg or 158.5 lbs
- height5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
- hair colorDark Brown
- eye colorDark Brown
- body type / buildSlim
- motherNeşe Tevetoğlu
- fatherAli Tevetoğlu