In 60's and 70's the label has supported many new recording artists and has played an important role in the shaping of the new wave of Turkish music, which is mainly combining west of the world's harmonies with local authentic melodies and instruments.
Just to name some of the early productions:
MFÖ, Özdemir Erdoğan, Alpay, Hümeyra, Tanju Okan, Okay Temiz, Zafer Dilek, TRT Ara Müzikleri, Disco Fasıl and many more
In 90's with the partnership of Grünberg family, Yonca Music International has been founded.
Starting from the 90's Yonca Music International has been licensee and distributor for many international major and indie labels such as
Polygram - The biggest major record company of the era (Decca Records, Def Jam Recordings, Deutsche Grammophon, Island Records, London Records, Mercury Records, Philips Records, Phonogram Inc., Polydor Records, Vertigo Records.. )
ToCo International - The biggest independent electronic music label of the era..
In the 90's Yonca Music has also structured a partnership with Topkapı Music Enterprises (Topkapı Müzik) and has founded POP Müzik. Pop Müzik has been one of the biggest record distributors in the Turkish market - distributing PolyGram, Virgin Records, A&M, Sony Music and more.
After 2000's Yonca Music has been the distributor for Universal Music and DMC as well..
With its over 50 years of legacy, Yonca Music has produced and sold tens of millions of records, mc's and cd's. Represented multi-platinium and gold records to such artists as Elton John and Metallica.
Yonca Music International is located in Istanbul / TURKEY
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