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Akaya Musical Artist or known by his real name Alpaslan Kaya (born June 3, 1988) is a Turkish Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Producer. whose music blends an intriguing mix of . hip-hop, pop rap, trap and reggaeton.

Akaya was born in Istanbul, Turkey on June 3rd, 1988 His Father is a Turkish Folk Music Singer so he grew up listening to his father and lots of music on TV channels and Radio. He started practicing Turkish Folk Music and learned how to play baglama from his father. At age 15 He started listening to Hip-Hop, R&B, Dance, and Reggaeton Music and decided to release his own style of music.

Through his music, Akaya has experimented with a variety of musical genres in his work, including hip-hop, pop-rap, electronica, house music, trap, reggaeton, and R&B. His original musical inspirations included Artists and Groups such as 50 Cent, Eminem, Snoop Dogg, G-unit, D-12, Akon, T-Pain, Pitbull. and reggaeton artists, Daddy Yankee, J Balvin. Akaya continues to sing and rap Turkish,English and Spanish , and hopes to introduce his style of music to a global audience.