Deniz Koyu Biography (Wikipedia)
KO:YU aka Deniz Koyu (born as Deniz Akcakoyunlu in Bochum, Germany) is a Turkish/German DJ and electronic dance music producer who specializes in progressive house and electro house. He has received worldwide support from acclaimed DJs such as Avicii, Swedish House Mafia, Tiësto, Dada Life and Fedde le Grand and was named an EDM artist to watch in 2012 by MTV. Getting into EDM(at age 18), he previously enjoyed pop music and indie pop. He lists Daft Punk, disco house and later on progressive and electro house as influences. His track "Tung!" is the most worldwide known from his Discography. He now produces under the name "KO:YU". His latest release under this alias is "Dont Wait" ft. Example (musician) on Spinnin' Records.
One of the most incredible things about dance music is its never-ending search for innovation; new sounds, new styles, new projects, always moving forward. is an artist who embodies that ethos. Previously known under the name Deniz Koyu – a shortened version of his birth name – has already achieved far more than most. But his new project is set to be the most exciting step in his musical career since he laid his hands on piano keys at the age of five.
Deniz Koyu Tracks