Tuesday, January 26, 2016

A Strong Reaction: Işın Karaca and "Hor Görme Garibi"

From the United Kingdom comes today's tune, Hor Görme Garibi by Işın Karaca. Born in Britain, Işın Karaca's parents had emigrated from Turkish Cyprus. Karaca began her career as a backing vocalist for the great Turkish singer Sezen Aksu, who helped Karaca release her debut album. Known primarily as a pop star, Karaca released a series of albums that consisted of arabesque covers. Hor Görme Garibi is from the first of her arabesque themed albums, called Arabesque (2010).