Yonca Evcimik

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Yonca Evcimik
Also known as Yoncimik, Yoncimix
Born (1963-09-16) September 16, 1963 (age 51)
Istanbul, Turkey
Genres Pop music
Occupation(s) Singer, actress

Yonca Evcimik (born September 16, 1963, Istanbul, Turkey) is a Turkish pop singer and actress.

Biography[edit]

Evcimik studied dance and ballet at the Academy of Music at Mimar Sinan University. In an interview, she revealed that she worked as a sales agent for a life insurance company before starting her career. After graduation, she worked at plays as actress and dancer. She also acted in the films "Hababam Sınıfı Güle Güle" ve "Kızlar Sınıfı".

Her debut album named "Abone" was released in 1991 and was a great success selling around two million copies. "Kendine Gel" was her second album and was released in 1993. Her third album "Yonca Evcimik '94" was released in 1994. In 1995, she released "I'm Hot For You" followed by her fifth album called "Günaha Davet" in 1998. In 2001, she released "Herkes Baksın Dalgasına" and in 2002 a remix album called "The Best of Yoncimix Remixes". Yonca is affectionately called "Yoncimik" by her fans.

She was a judge on the reality talent program "Dans Eder misin?" on Kanal D.

Evicimik is one of the pioneers of 1990s Turkish popmusic, which is characterized by easy listening.

Discography[edit]

  • Abone "Dansçı" - Subscriber "Dancer" (1991-Ozer Plak)
  • Kendine Gel - Get a Hold of Yourself (1993-Ozer Plak)
  • 8:15 Vapuru - 8:15 Ferry (Single, 1994-Ozer Plak, using the music cover of ルージュ ("Rouge") by Miyuki Nakajima)
  • Yonca Evcimik '94 - (1994-Ozer Plak)
  • I'm Hot For You (1995-Istanbul Plak)
  • Yaşasın Kötülük - Long Live Evilness (Single, 1997-Sahin Ozer)
  • Günaha Davet - Call for Sin (1998-Raks Muzik)
  • Herkes Baksın Dalgasına - Leave Well Alone (2001-Universal Muzik)
  • The Best of Yoncimix Remixes (2002-Sahin Ozer)
  • Aşka Hazır - Ready to Love (2004-DMC)
  • Oldu Gözlerim Doldu - I Don't Believe You (Single, 2005-Sony BMG)
  • Şöhret (İbret Öyküsü) - Fame (Parable) (2008)
  • Yallah Sevgili - Get Out Darling (Single, 2012)
  • 15. - (2014-Irem Records)

Filmography[edit]

  • Golden Girls (TV series) 2009
  • You're Cool (TV series) 2010 / Baleci
  • Novice Witch (TV series) 2006 /Yonca
  • Selena (TV series) 2006
  • Çılgın Bediş (TV series) 1996 / Çılgın Bediş
  • Mr. E (movie) 1995 / Köylü
  • The Class of Girls (movie) 1984 / Nurgül
  • Hababam Sınıfı Bye Bye (movie) 1981 / Yonca

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