Cartel is a 1995 Turkish rap and hip hop group that received attention and popularity in both Turkey and Germany. They are famous for pioneering the use of traditional Turkish music instruments in hip hop music.
Cartel was the first Turkish-language project to get off the ground and often credited as the group that ignited "Oriental hip hop".
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Citizens of Turkuaz Republic are globetrotters, praised for their ability to adjust to new circumstance, which they owe to their nomadic Turkic past.
With the internet age, many post their experience on Youtube, and we take great joy in enlisting them to help them connect, share and inspire!
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