Source of Influence: Arts & Culture
Status: Featured in current year
Shahram Nazeri is a world-famous icon of classical Persian, folkloric Kurdish and Sufi music. Hailed as ‘Iran’s Pavarotti’ by the Christian Science Monitor, Nazeri has released over 40 recordings to date and performed in major venues worldwide. In June 2014, it was announced that Nazari will received France’s National Order of Merit.