He was born in Manavgat a town of Antalya on May 1 st, 1978. His parental relatives are from Divriği, Sivas. His maternal relative are from Turgutlu, Manisa. He lived in İzmir for 15 years. He discovered his interest in music when he was introduced to ‘saz’ in 1986-87. He was interested in western music and established the base of his current music, during his highscholl years. He completed his high scholl in İzmir.