Deniz Taşar is an Istanbul based singer, songwriter and artist, focusing mainly on contemporary jazz.
She has won Nardis Young Jazz Vocal Competition, Istanbul Culture and Arts Foundation Young Jazz Competition and Akbank JAmZZ Competition "Best Interpretation Award" in 2013 and since has been performing in prestigious jazz venues and festivals. She collaborates with other artists and features in projects both as a singer and a songwriter. She released her well received debut album Uykuda Bir Bulut in 2016. The album concentrates on a theme of struggle, telling personal stories as she shows her take of the Turkish jazz music, with all lyrics and music written by her. She also has a bass-vocal duo project Songs From A Breeze with an album Chapter One, also released in 2016. She's co-written the music with fellow bandmate and written the lyrics to all 8 tracks in the album. She collaborated with the Turkish indie electronic dance music artist Bedük - now based in London - on his latest release FlashForward. You can hear Tasar's voice on With You and Get Wrecked, two songs from the album with lyrics by her. She’s recently released her highly anticipated new single Onu Ona Ona Onu signaling an upcoming album to be released later this year. In the track, she experiments with genres like soul, contemporary jazz and alternative while taking us on a journey through variety of emotions. The single also includes Onu Ona Ona Onu (Radio Edit), that features Deniz Taşar’s vocals.