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Emin Agalarov: Azerbaijan star wants to make it in UK

14 August 2012 Last updated at 11:33 BST

Emin Agalarov is a star in both his home countries of Azerbaijan and Russia, and now he wants to conquer the UK.

He has made his fortune in the world of business, owning restaurants and nightclubs as well as working as a company director.

Emin is a man with connections. His father Araz is a hugely wealthy real estate developer in Russia, while his father-in-law, Ilham Aliyev, is the president of Azerbaijan.

Emin spoke to BBC Breakfast about the challenges he faces as a recording artist.