Singer who became one of the biggest stars in Kazakhstan with his debut album, Äñsağanım (2006). He has found continued success with releases like Keşeği (2009) and Şıda Jürek (2012). Also an actor, he has appeared in the films Regret (2013) and Arman (2017).
He began acting on stage in Baikonur at age 10.
His life and career were chronicled in the biopic Ökiniş (2013).
He married actress Zhuldyz Abdukarimova and has children named Alau, Sezim, Khan and Narul.