Googoosh and his father in a wedding

Googoosh was not only a popular singer since the beginning of her career, but by time she became a cultural icon, inside homeland and abroad.There is also a well-known story, Hashemi Rafsanjani, homeland’s president then, being mentioned in his diaries that when he visited Uzbekistan in 1993, the Uzbeks knew and loved her. He said, that his wife attended a women party in her honor and that there were dancing and singing to most of the songs by Googoosh.