Mabel Matiz

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Mabel Matiz
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Mabel Matiz in 2015
Background information
Birth nameFatih Karaca
Born (1985-08-31) August 31, 1985 (age 34)
Mersin, Turkey
GenresPop, roc
OccupationsSinger, writer, dentist
InstrumentsGuitar
Years active2008–present
LabelsDMC
Websitemabelmatiz.com

Mabel Matiz (born Fatih Karaca, August 31, 1985 in Mersin) is a Turkish singer, writer and dentist. He chose Mabel Matiz as stage name. Mabel is a character in the novel Kumral Ada Mavi Tuna. Matiz means drunk in old Greek language.[1] He has released 3 studio albums. He studied dentistry at the University of Istanbul, and graduated in 2008. He briefly worked in a health care clinic until starting a music career.[2] He is an LGBT supporter and LGBT rights activist.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. http://detay.gsu.edu.tr/Dergi.aspx?Tip=Yazi&No=157
  2. Taşalan, Özgür (November 2011). "Mabel’i romandan, Matiz’i eski Yunan’dan" (in tr). Detay (87). http://detay.gsu.edu.tr/Dergi.aspx?Tip=Yazi&No=157. Retrieved 10 August 2014. 
  3. Akpınar, Ömer (2013-10-22). "Mabel Matiz: Pop, LGBT'lere Çok Şey Borçlu" (in Turkish). KAOS GL. Retrieved 10 August 2014.