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An exceptional singer and entertainer of the Swedish entertainment world, Alex Arash Labaf professionally known as “Arash”, is best known to the world for his brilliant work in the studio albums like ‘Arash’ and ‘Superman’.
Iran born Arash became phenomenal Swiss/Finnish singer
Arash was born on 23rd April, 1977 in Tehran, Iran. His family migrated to Sweden when he was just ten years old. Arash had a strong passion toward music since he was a small child.
In 2005, Arash released his first studio album titled after himself - ‘Arash’. His magical voice and exceptional work in the album earned him huge popularity and recognition. Few singles within the album, ‘Boro Boro’ and ‘Temptation’, remained acommercial hit for a while, not just in Sweden but the whole of Europe.
In addition, his music videos gained huge acclaim over 20 MTV outlets all over the world. These singles reached the top of Swiss and Finnish music chart list. His song ‘Boro Boro’ was even featured in a Bollywood movie - Bluffmaster. He was awarded the Artist of the Month on ‘MTV India’.
Arash made song contest apperances before relseasing his other albums
In 2009, Arash gained further fame when he participated at the Eurovision Song Contest 2009 along with ‘Aysel Teymurzadeh’. Both musical stars received wide appreciation for their brilliant performance in the song contest. Arash released his second studio album ‘Donya’ in 2008. His last album titled ‘Superman’ was released in 2014.
In addition to original studio albums, Arash has done some remix versions of albums like ‘Crossfade’ which was released in 2006.He released his compilation album, Arash: The Album, in 2012. The same year, he appeared as a twin son in a 2012 movie - Rhinos Season .
Arash lives a happy marriage with wife Behnaz and twin children
Arash is a married man. He shared his wedding vows in Dubai in 2011 with long term girlfriend and fiancée Behnaz Ansari. Both seems very happy with each other. Besides his long relation with wife Behnaz, he had not dated any other ladies. Hence, fair to assume that the couple share abiding trust and are not looking for an immediate separation.
On 22 April 2012, the couple were blessed with twins – son Darian and daughter Donya.
While Arash’s official net worth is yet to be public, it has been estimated that he enjoys a handsome royalty through his past musical endeavors. He must be living a luxurious life with significant net worth and property holdings.
At age 40, Arash is role model to all Middle Eastern singers
Arash has achieved inconceivable success and fame from his music career. It’s his hard work and true dedication earned him such wide popularity. Undoubtedly, his resourceful career is a source of inspiration to all young singers - specially non-white singers from Middle East who aspire for an international fame.
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