Reza Pishro and His Program Director Arrested in Tehran
HRANA News Agency – Reza Pishro Iranian Rapper and his program director Hamid Nouri were arrested.
According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Reza Pishro, an Iranian singer and one of the first Persian rappers and his program director, Hamid Nouri, were arrested, on Wednesday, February 21, 2018.
Mohammad Reza Na’seri Azad, 31, renowned as Reza Pishro, has started his informal career since 1998, and has since published four official albums and two unofficial.
Pishro’s works have often been accompanied by a critical theme of social and political conditions and have attracted much attention from rap music audiences.
Pishro has worked with many singers such as; “Hichkas”, “Gha’f”, “Tatalo”, “Tohi”, “Shahin Falakat”, “Hasin”, “Sogand”, “Sadegh”, “Ouj”, “Erfan” and “Bahram”.
It should be noted that there is no information available on the reasons for the detention and whereabouts of the two detainees.