Sunday, May 12, 2013

Hayedeh's Fee at Tehran Cabarets in 1970s

A late 1970s newspaper in Tehran writes: "Hayedeh's fee for performing at Tehran cabarets is 12,500 tomans" [around 1500 USD on that time.]"
According to the paper, she had been the most expensive singer on that time in Persia.
Hayedeh was one of controversial Persian singers in 1970s and even after 1979 revolution who fled to UK and later to the US.
She passed away in northern California in 1990 by heart attack; She was just 47.

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