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Favorite thing: When you walk around Amasra, you will see his pictures everywhere. Now they even have a statue of him. A street and a park were named after him.
Baris Akarsu was a young man from Amasra who participated in Turkish version of "Pop Star" and won the competition. He became the local pride of the town and after his success, Amasra became a more popular place. He was said to be one of the best rock singers of the last decade in Turkey. He died in a tragic car crash few years ago.
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