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Amirhossein Maghsoudloo (امیرحسین مقصودلو), better known by his stage name Amir Tataloo (امیر تتلو), is an Iranian singer and songwriter.
Antikarisma is an Iranian rockband formed by Iranian singer Shahin Najafi on 17 January 2010.
Az Khaneh Ta Goor is the commercial debut album by Iranian rapper and producer Erfan.
Bahram Nouraei (Persian: بهرام نورائی) also professionally known as Bahram (Persian: بهرام) is a hip hop recording artist and record producer from Tehran, Iran.
Erfan Hajrasuliha (Persian: عرفان حاج رسولی ها), better known as Erfan Paydar (Persian: عرفان), is an Iranian rapper and producer.
Hangi Tavakoli (In Persian: فرهنگ توکلی); also known as Hangi; born as Farhang Tavakoli on 7 May 1990, Tehran, Iran) is an Iranian musician, record producer, composer, songwriter, music arranger and sound engineer. During his active years since 2004, he had produced over 550 published songs and written over 1200 published songs including some major international hits. His productions are mainly known for his orchestral Middle-Eastern-flavored instrumental film soundtracks, but he has also produced various pop and hip hop hit songs for other Iranian and international artists.
Soroush Lashkary (Sorūŝ Laŝkari - سروش لشکری; born May 9, 1985) better known by his stage name Hichkas (Hiĉkas - هیچکس; meaning "No One") BBC Radio 1 article is an Iranian rapper from Tehran.
Illusion (Persian: توهم) is the second studio album by the Iranian rapper and singer-songwriter, Shahin Najafi as a solo artist after leaving Tapesh 2012.
Iran (ایران), also known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran (جمهوری اسلامی ایران), is a sovereign state in Western Asia. With over 81 million inhabitants, Iran is the world's 18th-most-populous country. Comprising a land area of, it is the second-largest country in the Middle East and the 17th-largest in the world. Iran is bordered to the northwest by Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan, to the north by the Caspian Sea, to the northeast by Turkmenistan, to the east by Afghanistan and Pakistan, to the south by the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, and to the west by Turkey and Iraq. The country's central location in Eurasia and Western Asia, and its proximity to the Strait of Hormuz, give it geostrategic importance. Tehran is the country's capital and largest city, as well as its leading economic and cultural center. Iran is home to one of the world's oldest civilizations, beginning with the formation of the Elamite kingdoms in the fourth millennium BCE. It was first unified by the Iranian Medes in the seventh century BCE, reaching its greatest territorial size in the sixth century BCE, when Cyrus the Great founded the Achaemenid Empire, which stretched from Eastern Europe to the Indus Valley, becoming one of the largest empires in history. The Iranian realm fell to Alexander the Great in the fourth century BCE and was divided into several Hellenistic states. An Iranian rebellion culminated in the establishment of the Parthian Empire, which was succeeded in the third century CE by the Sasanian Empire, a leading world power for the next four centuries. Arab Muslims conquered the empire in the seventh century CE, displacing the indigenous faiths of Zoroastrianism and Manichaeism with Islam. Iran made major contributions to the Islamic Golden Age that followed, producing many influential figures in art and science. After two centuries, a period of various native Muslim dynasties began, which were later conquered by the Turks and the Mongols. The rise of the Safavids in the 15th century led to the reestablishment of a unified Iranian state and national identity, with the country's conversion to Shia Islam marking a turning point in Iranian and Muslim history. Under Nader Shah, Iran was one of the most powerful states in the 18th century, though by the 19th century, a series of conflicts with the Russian Empire led to significant territorial losses. Popular unrest led to the establishment of a constitutional monarchy and the country's first legislature. A 1953 coup instigated by the United Kingdom and the United States resulted in greater autocracy and growing anti-Western resentment. Subsequent unrest against foreign influence and political repression led to the 1979 Revolution and the establishment of an Islamic republic, a political system that includes elements of a parliamentary democracy vetted and supervised by a theocracy governed by an autocratic "Supreme Leader". During the 1980s, the country was engaged in a war with Iraq, which lasted for almost nine years and resulted in a high number of casualties and economic losses for both sides. According to international reports, Iran's human rights record is exceptionally poor. The regime in Iran is undemocratic, and has frequently persecuted and arrested critics of the government and its Supreme Leader. Women's rights in Iran are described as seriously inadequate, and children's rights have been severely violated, with more child offenders being executed in Iran than in any other country in the world. Since the 2000s, Iran's controversial nuclear program has raised concerns, which is part of the basis of the international sanctions against the country. The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, an agreement reached between Iran and the P5+1, was created on 14 July 2015, aimed to loosen the nuclear sanctions in exchange for Iran's restriction in producing enriched uranium. Iran is a founding member of the UN, ECO, NAM, OIC, and OPEC. It is a major regional and middle power, and its large reserves of fossil fuels – which include the world's largest natural gas supply and the fourth-largest proven oil reserves – exert considerable influence in international energy security and the world economy. The country's rich cultural legacy is reflected in part by its 22 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the third-largest number in Asia and eleventh-largest in the world. Iran is a multicultural country comprising numerous ethnic and linguistic groups, the largest being Persians (61%), Azeris (16%), Kurds (10%), and Lurs (6%).
Hip hop music can be subdivided into various subgenres, fusions with other genres, and regional hip hop scenes.
The musicians listed below are active in Iranian hip hop.
This is a list of Iranian (Persian) musicians and musical groups.
Mahdyar Aghajani (مهدیار آقاجانی.; born January 22, 1989) is a musician, record producer and film composer born and raised in Tehran, Iran.
Mousa Esmaeilpour Karimi (موسی اسماعیل پور کریمی) (Born September 21, 1981 in Babol, Mazandaran, Iran) is an Iranian professional bodybuilder and coach.
The music of Iran encompasses music that is produced by Iranian artists.
Shahin Najafi (Persian: شاهین نجفی) (born in 1980 in Bandar-e Anzali, Gilan, Iran) is an Iranian actor, musician, singer and songwriter currently residing in Germany.
Tanbe10 (abbreviated as TB10) (Persian: Tan-be-dah – تن به 10), meaning "One Against 10", is an underground Iranian hip hop group from Tehran, formed by Amir Aemha, Mehdi Alpha, Ali10 and his brother Reza Moty and is part of the late first-generation of gangsta rap in Iran, a sort of an artistic rebellion, as producing western style music and even more "rap" are prohibited acts in Iran since the 1979 revolution.
Yaser Bakhtiari (یاسر بختیاری; born 1982 in Masjed Soleyman), better known by his stage name Yas (یاس), is an Iranian rapper.
Zedbazi (translit) is an Iranian hip hop band, formed by longtime friends Saman Wilson, Mehrad Hidden and Sohrab Mj from Tehran, Later joined by Alireza JJ, Sijal & Nassim.