Shahin Najafi is an Iranian German musician, singer and songwriter whose music assimilates elements of hip-hop, rock, folk and most recently jazz fusion in his album Meta Phrygian, which combines jazz with aspects of traditional Gilaki music from northern Iran. Shahin sings in Farsi, Gilaki, Kurdish, German and Arabic, and has stated that he draws on poetry, literature and philosophy in his music to engage with issues in politics and society today.
Shahin has toured around the world, in Europe, the US and Canada, and has performed alongside The Gürzenich Orchestra in Cologne and Blackfield in Tel Aviv amongst others. Shahin stands apart as a musician who brings both catchy riffs and meaningful revelations to every performance.
Minimum age 16