Zara was born on January 15, 1976 in Istanbul. Her real name is Neşe Yılmaz. He spent his childhood in Istanbul-Üsküdar. He is originally from Adıyaman-Kahta. His father's name is Kemal; His mother's name is Hatice. She has two siblings. He attended primary school in Social Workers Primary School and high school in Üsküdar Cumhuriyet High School and graduated. He completed his higher education at Istanbul Technical University Turkish Music State Conservatory Voice Education Department.
ZARA'S ART LIFE
He released eight albums under the name "Neşecik" in his childhood years. She later changed her name to "Neşe Zara Yılmaz".
Zara was born on January 15, 1976 in Üsküdar, Istanbul. Her real name is Neşe Yılmaz. Originally from Adıyaman, the singer released eight albums with her stage name “Neşecik” in her childhood.
In 1991, she won the first place in Turkey in the "Turkish Folk Music Girl Soloist" category in the music competition between high schools opened by Milliyet Newspaper. He re-entered the same competition in 1993 and came first for the second time. He took the "Trained Voice Artist" exam opened by TRT in 1996 and kazanHe started his career with the title of "TRT Turkish Folk Music Contracted Voice Artist". In 1997, she played the role of Yunus Emre's favorite girl Amber and as a soloist in the “Yunus Emre Musical” staged at Atatürk Cultural Center.
Before the conservatory, he gave many amateur concerts in Turkish Classical Music and Western Music styles. He released his first album called “AVUNTU” in 1998. She received the "Promising Female Artist of the Year" award thanks to the album. She received the Best Turkish Folk Music Female Artist Golden Butterfly awards for 4 consecutive years (2000/2001/2002/2003). She founded her own music company in 2007. The name of the company is; It is “ZR Music”. She presented a program called 'Tuesday Pleasure' between 2009-2011. He presented this program with Oktay Kaynarca and the program was broadcast for two years. She has acted in movies as different from the field of music. These cinemas are as follows; It is 'September Storm and Mad Heart-Boomerang Hell'.
He hosted the program called "Time Has Come" on TRT. In the month of Ramadan in 2006, he broadcasted live from the homes of famous guests in the sahur program called "God's Guest" on ATV and sat on the jury seat in the competition called "Sing Your Turk".
In 2008, he released his album Bahar from ZR Music, which he founded. The music-entertainment program Tuesday Sefası, which they presented with Oktay Kaynarca between 2009 and 2011, was broadcast on tv8 for two seasons.
In 2011, the artist released his album "Treasure" from his own music company, ZR Music.
Zara finally met with her fans in July 2012 with her new album, which she blended with Flamenco style. This album, which he released from his own production company, Zr Music, with the Istanbul Flamenco 5, contains 11 songs. The words of the work 'I Am a Mother' belong to Zara.
IS ZARA MARRIED?
Zara had made her first marriage to İskender Ulus, the boss of her former record label Ulus Music. This marriage ended in 2007. Zara got married to her second husband, journalist-writer Akif Beki, in March 5, 2012 years later.
The marriage of singer Zara and journalist Akif Beki ended in divorce. In July 2016, they were divorced in a single session.
In December 2012, Zara, the mother of a baby girl, named her baby Dila.
In the statement, which was noted that the couple divorced in a single session, it was stated, "The court decided that the custody of the 3,5-year-old daughter of Dila, who had no claim from each other, should be kept by her mother, Zara."
PROJECTS WITH ZARA
- Mad Heart: Boomerang Inferno (2001)
- September Storm (1998)
- Bandit Do Not Rule The World – Atv (2017)
- Ipsiz Recep – TRT 1 (2008-2009)
- Bride – Kanal D (2003)
- Endless Song – (TRT Music) (2015-)
- Tuesday Pleasure – TV8 (2009-2011)
- God Guest – ATV (2006)
- It's Time – TRT 1 (2005-2006)