Iranian singer sentenced to prison for protest song

By Jon Gambrell (associated Press)
Updated March 2 2024 - 2:50pm, first published 2:46pm
Shervin Hajipour's song supporting protests against the Iranian regime was honoured at the Grammys. (AP PHOTO)
Shervin Hajipour's song supporting protests against the Iranian regime was honoured at the Grammys. (AP PHOTO)

An Iranian singer has been sentenced to more than three years in prison over his anthem supporting the 2022 protests that followed the death of Mahsa Amini.

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