This man has one of YouTube's most popular videos. He's as big a star and John Legend and Beyonce – in Iran.
In case you missed it this weekend in the CNN Newsroom, you can find out now why Andy Madadian is so hot, Jon Bon Jovi wanted to record an R&B classic with him.
Madadian has called Bon Jovi's accent in Farsi "cute," comparing it to when Sophia Loren speaks English. He's also said Iranians just want to hear Americans say the words; they don't care about the accent.
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