Artistic education and The Next Persian Star
Shokoohi started his singing lessons in 1993 which last till 1996. He had a life out of professional singing till 2010, when he auditioned for the singing show, The Next Persian Star,where he was eliminated in the semi finals.
In 2011, his first album, called Modara, was published in Iran. It received critical acclaim and became one of the best sellings in 2011. The album contains 10 tracks, and it is in Persian Classical music and flamenco category. Shokoohi is the first artist to release a crossover album in Iran. He is currently working on his second album.