First lady to win 'Afghan Star' TV present to battle Taliban with music

South Asia

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Zahra Elham gained the 14th version of Afghan Star final week, after male contestants took the prize within the massively well-liked televised singing competitors 13 years in a row. Elham, from Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority, enchanted audiences together with her high-pitched, raspy voice, performing Hazara and Persian people music in conventional unfastened, vibrant Afghan clothes and heels.