Top Turkish Rock Singer Dies
Infamous Turkish pop Singer,Murat Goğebakan 46, who died of a cardiac arrest was laid to rest in his hometown of the southern Turkish province Adana. The funeral ceremony was held in the Beyazevler, neighborhood where his family lives.
After an emotional ceremony which included speeches from his mother and close friends he was buried in his hometown. One of the Turkey’s most loved rock singers left a very important legacy with his brilliant music history.
The ceremony was held yesterday with thousands of people attending, including Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, in İstanbul. Yesterday Funeral prayers of Göğebakan where read at Fatih Mosque and body of Göğebakan was sent to his hometown Adana for burial.
Göğebakan, who had been receiving chemotherapy for cancer since 2009, entered an İstanbul hospital at the beginning of this year after being diagnosed with pneumomicosis. The singer was in intensive care for almost two weeks.