First teamed up in the band, named Kaygısızlar, Mazhar Alanson and Fuat Güner then founded Mazhar ve Fuat, and released their first album Türküz Türkü Çığırırız in 1971. This folk rock album included songs based on folk poems as well as new songs mostly composed by Mazhar Alanson. Adımız Miskindir Bizim, a track from their first album, was covered by American rapper Action Bronson in 2014. Inspiring from the song’s Anatolian rock sound, the rapper created a new song named Easy Rider. Lyrics of the song belongs to legendary poet Yunus Emre.
Illustration: Remzi Erdem
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