Mahsun Kırmızıgül in 2013
March 26, 1969
|Occupation||Singer-songwriter, record producer, film producer, actor, businessman|
Mahsun Kırmızıgül (born Abdullah Bazencir, March 26, 1969) is a Turkish,Kurdish singer songwriter, actor and director, scriptwriter, music composer, producer of Zaza Kurdish descent. Mahsun Kırmızıgül is also known as a businessman for his partnership in one of the leading music production companies, Prestij Müzik, in Turkey until 2002.
He was born on March 26, 1969 in Diyarbakir, Turkey as a member of a family of 22 children. He studied primary and secondary schools in Diyarbakir. He worked to contribute his family since his early ages. He started to sing for the weddings to save money. In 1984, he was invited to Istanbul to make an album for 'Güneş Plak'. He started to study in the Voice Department of Istanbul University-Turkish Music Conservatory. Mahsun Kırmızıgül started his music studies in 1980 and made 8 amateur albums. His professional debut album "Alem Buysa Kral Sensin" was dropped in 1993 as a bomb in the music world and sat at the top of the music lists. In 1994, he joined Prestige Music Company as a producer. The artist won the acclaim with his film 'Beyaz Melek' which he wrote, directed and played. In 2009, he released Güneşi Gördüm which he wrote, directed and played. In 2010, he released New York'ta Beş Minare which he wrote, directed, played and composed film's music.
- Studio albums
- Yürek Yarası (1984) Güneş Plak
- Buda Yeter (1985) Güneş Plak
- Terkedildim (1986) Güneş Plak
- Sarışınım (1987) Güneş Plak
- Paylaşamam (1988) Güneş Plak
- İstanbul Geceleri (1989) Türküola
- Şimdiki Zaman (1990) Barış Müzik
- Nilüfer (1991) Prestij Müzik
- Alem Buysa Kral Sensin (1993) Nokta Müzik
- 12’den Vuracağım (1994) Prestij Müzik
- Mutlu Ol (1995) Barış Müzik
- Sevdalıyım – Hemşerim (1996) Prestij Müzik
- Yıkılmadım (1998) Prestij Müzik
- Yoruldum (2000) Prestij Müzik
- Yüzyılın Türküleri (2002) Popüler Müzik
- Sarı Sarı – Başroldeyim (2004) A1 Müzik
- Dinle (2006) A1 Müzik
- Compilation albums
- Dünden Bugüne (1995) Günes Plak
- Nostalji 1 (1997) Güneş Plak
- Bir Demet Kırmızıgül (2003) Prestij Müzik
- Alem Buysa... (1993)
- Bu Sevda Bitmez (1996)
- Hemşerim (1996)
- Yıkılmadım (1999)
- Zalım (2003)
- Aşka Sürgün (2005)
- Hayat Devam Ediyor (2011–2013) General Director – Story
- Benim İçin Üzülme (2012) General Director – Story
- Babalar ve Evlatlar (2012) – Story
- Yaşamak Haram Oldu (1987)
- Beyaz Melek (2007) as actor, director, scriptwriter.
- Güneşi Gördüm (2009) as actor, director, scriptwriter.
- Gecenin Kanatları (2009) as scriptwriter.
- New York'ta Beş Minare (2010) as actor, director, scriptwriter.
- Mucize (2015) as actor, director, scriptwriter.
- Vezir Parmağı (2017) as actor, director, scriptwriter.
- Mucize 2: Aşk (2019) as actor, director, scriptwriter.
- Kral TV Music Awards 1999
- Best male Arabesque singer
- Best song
- Best selling song
- Hürriyet Altın Kelebek 1999
- Best musician
- Best Selling Album 2006