Andranik Madadian (Persian: آندرانیک مددیان, Armenian: Անդրանիկ Մադադյան, born April 21, 1958), better known by his stage name, Andy (Persian: اندی, Armenian: Էնդի), is a famous Iranian singer-songwriter. He is a naturalized American and currently lives in Los Angeles, California with longtime girlfriend Shani.
Beginnings Andy was born on April 21, 1958 in Tehran, Iran to ethnic Iranian Armenian parents. He is seen by many as an important figure in Iranian pop music from the 80's and 90's. He started his career with promoter Alireza Amirghassemi in the early 1980s