Artoush, Armenian singer of Iranian descent, whose original name is Ardashes Avoudian, was born on August 12, 1942 in Tehran. Know he as one of the pioneers of modern music in Iran. In 1985, Artoush released his most famous Persian song, named Nefrin (Sang-e Ghabr-e Arezu). Many singers inside and outside Iran have readout this song. Artoush has just released a Persian album that called Nefrin too.