• Born date: 1943-01-02
  • Born in: Albania
  • Death date: 1999-02-01
Barış Manço

Mehmet Barış Manço (attained fame as Barış Manço, also spelled Baris Mancho in some European album releases), born Tosun Yusuf Mehmet Barış Manço, (January 2, 1943 in Üsküdar, Istanbul – February 1, 1999 in Kadıköy, Istanbul) was a Turkish rock singer, composer, and television producer. He composed about 200 songs, some of which were translated into a variety of languages including English, French, Japanese, Greek, Italian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Persian, Urdu, and Arabic.