Atiye was born on the 22nd of November in Bremen. She was raised in West Germany by a Turkish father and Dutch mother and spent much of her childhood in Germany, the Netherlands, the United States and Turkey. The second album by Atiye was self-titled and released under Sony Music. It spawned a number of hits for the artist. The lead single “Muamma” and the second single “Salla” became huge hits in Turkey. They peaked at respectively No.5 and No.3 at the official Turkish chart. Magazine Covers include: ELLE, Women’s Health, Home Style, Avon and People. In addition, she received the ELLE Style Award for “Best Dressed Artist” and dubbed as the Best “Turkish Act” at the MTV Europe Music Awards.