Artist Biography Available in: "Zeki Min" is a German rock/folk singer. Son to a South-Korean mother and a Turkish father born in Bremen/Germany in summer 1981. “Zeki” is Turkish and “Min” is Korean, so Zeki Min is his actual first name. Though he has loved music as long as he can remember, concerning playing it, he is a late-bloomer and only picked up the guitar at the age of 21 after his best friend lent him a guitar and an amp. It was electric, it was loud, it was perfect! That was in summer 2002. From then on, he as played solo and in bands from punk to rock to folk.