Soroush Lashkari (Persian: سروش لشکری; born May 10, 1985) better known by his stage name Hichkas (Persian: هیچکس; meaning “Nobody”)is an Iranian rapper based in Tehran. Hichkas is considered[by whom?] as one of pioneers of “Persian Rap” and “Persian Urban music“. He has never received official permission to release his music legally in Iran since most western-style music is banned in the country.
Hichkas is one of the first Iranian Rappers that his works has made success.In about 2003, he started his works in Vanak with covering some English Language songs.Hichkas gained attention when he began rapping in Persian about social problems and young generation in Iran.Releasing his first album, made his name much reputable in Iranian community. Hichkas has a unique theistic and nationalisitic lyrics style, avoiding vulgar words, referring to social issues.
He uses Persian traditional music elements combined with western music.
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