Aryana Sayeed is Afghanistan’s biggest female pop star. During Taliban rule, almost all music was banned in the country, and women still face a lot of criticism for performing.
Aryana has used her role as a judge on singing competitions there to inspire other women to follow their passion for music.
Image: Aryana Sayeed
Credit: Sherzaad Entertainment
Producers: Caitlin Sneddon, Jane Thurlow, Alice Gioia.