In 2013, Turkish-German author, music compiler and DJ, Imran Ayata stumbled upon a poor quality video snippet from the eighties featuring a young man named Ozan Ata Canani playing saz and singing in German a tale of Turkish Gastarbeiter life in Germany.  The song was called “Deutsche Freunde” and Imran Ayata was floored by the sincerity and force of the message, not to ...