Ceren Gündogdu, a Turkish singer and songwriter, was chosen “The best Female soloist” in 2005. In her speech she reflects the background story of this success and how she was treated and wanted to be stereotyped as a woman singer. Gündogdu also gives us a brief concert singing “Ünzile” by Aysel Gürel which tells a story about a little girl who was forced to get married, and another original song called “Dünyada Ikimiz. Ceren Gündoğdu was born in Istanbul in 1988. At the age of 9, she won the Mimar Sinan University State Conservatory part-time Piano Department. In 2011, she graduated from the Department of Sociology of Boğaziçi University with honours. Between 2011-2013, she served as one of the leading roles in the Broadway musical Sidikli Town, which was staged at the Istanbul State Theater. Afterwards, she made the audience feel once again that she was seeking to create sincere, romantic and melancholic music as a songwriter with songs such as Kardan Adam, Ani,Ben Hep Seni Sevdim, Sağım Solum Aşk and Kayıp. Ceren, who served as one of the leading roles in, released her first album 'Closed Eyes' on 20 March 2020, consisting of 7 new songs of her own lyrics and music. Right after the album, she shared with her fans the song "Iki Keklik" with her father Zafer Gündoğdu with a brand new and modern arrangement on May 29, 2020. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx