Djanan Turan: London’s Multifaceted Music Maverick
Step into the vibrant and eclectic world of Djanan Turan, the captivating Turkish singer, songwriter, and producer, whose artistic prowess knows no bounds. Based in the cultural melting pot of London, Djanan is a leading figure in the North London underground music scene, where she fearlessly explores an array of genres with her band, taking audiences on a sonic adventure through disco, reggae, and even psychedelic Anatolian folk.
Her live performances are nothing short of mesmerizing, leaving London crowds spellbound with sold-out shows at iconic venues like the Jazz Cafe, and earning her a place on prestigious stages like the Royal Albert Hall and the legendary Glastonbury Festival. But her musical journey doesn’t end there, as she has also enchanted audiences worldwide with performances that span the globe.
What sets Djanan apart is not just her musical versatility, but her endearing and quirky stage presence, which captivates audiences and leaves a lasting impression on their hearts. Her open-minded approach to songwriting is a breath of fresh air, infusing each composition with a heartwarming and genuine touch.
Throughout her career, Djanan has already achieved an impressive discography, including a soul-stirring Turkish album titled “Düğüm,” two EPs in English named “Artigo” and “Maze,” and five mesmerizing singles, the latest being the enchanting track “Lemon.” Notably, she collaborated with the acclaimed Raz Olsher on the production of “Maze,” who previously topped the UK charts in 2012 with the infectious hit “Bom Bom” by Sam and The Womp.
Djanan Turan is an artist whose musical journey knows no boundaries, blending cultures and genres seamlessly to create a tapestry of sounds that resonates deeply with her devoted fans. With each release and performance, she continues to leave an indelible mark on the music world, and there’s no doubt that her star will shine ever brighter in the years to come.