Monday, April 22, 2024

Music

Watch: A musical take on our Prime Minister

Paranjoy Guha Thakurta, a well-known journalist and writer, has made a music video called "Saheb" in Hindi. "With the nation's political climate heating up and the Lok Sabha elections round the corner, we bring you a musical take on our Prime Minister," read the description of music video.

Watch: “Feel Like a Panther”: Arivu and Ambassa’s poignant tribute to Ambedkar

In their latest release "Feel Like a Panther," rapper, lyricist, and playback singer Arivu and Ambassa's collaboration pays homage to B. R. Ambedkar on his 134th anniversary with stirring vocals and poignant lyrics.

‘Badaweih’: Palestinian folk song in ‘The Goat Life’ wins hearts

The Palestinian folk song ‘Badaweih,’ featured in the upcoming Malayalam movie ‘Aadujeevitham’ (The Goat Life) and sung by Sanaa Moussa, is garnering attention and love.

Music legend Pankaj Udhas dies at 72 after prolonged illness

Veteran Ghazal singer Pankaj Udhas has passed away following a prolonged illness. The news was confirmed in a social media post by his daughter Nayaab Udhas.

A century of Mohammad Rafi: Commemorating 100th birthday of musical maestro

Celebrating a century of timeless melodies, today marks the 100th birthday of the legendary musician, Mohammad Rafi.

Celebrating KS Chithra: Decades of soulful melodies

K.S. Chithra, a gifted singer who has left an indelible mark in the hearts of music enthusiasts across the nation with her soul-stirring melodies, turned 60 on Thursday.

“If somebody hates me as a Muslim, I stand a bit taller”: World mourns death of superstar singer Sinead O’Connor

Irish singer-songwriter Sinead O’Connor, known for her 1990 global hit, Nothing Compares 2 U, has died at the age of 56.
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Legendary singer Vani Jayaram dies at 78

National Award-winning legendary playback singer Vani Jairam, who was announced to receive the Padma Bhushan - the third- highest civilian award in India recently, died on Saturday. She was 78 years old.

Coke Studio Tamil is coming

Coke Studio is set to return to audiences in India with the launch of Coke Studio Tamil.
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Legendary Singer Nayyara Noor, Bulbul-e-Pakistan, dies at 71

Legendary Pakistani playback singer and ghazal singer Nayyara Noor who was known as Bulbul-e-Pakistan dies at 71.

Olivia Newton-John, world’s most popular entertainer in 80’s,  dies aged 73

Olivia Newton-John, the musical star who found enduring fame for her leading role in the film Grease, has died aged 73. The news was confirmed by her husband.
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In Pictures: Mohd Rafi, his golden voice

It has been 42 years after music legend Mohammad Rafi passed away, yet he is alive in the evergreen songs which are heard and cherished for generations. 

Union govt bans slain singer Sidhu Moosewala’s YouTube hit SYL

After a complaint from the Indian government, YouTube took down Shubhdeep Singh Sidhu aka Sidhu Moosewala's new song from its platform. The song is available in other countries.
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First Pakistani artist to win Grammy: Listen to Arooj Aftab’s song ‘Mohabbat’

Pakistani vocalist Arooj Aftab on Sunday scored her first Grammy, winning a prestigious trophy for her song 'Mohabbat' in the Best Global Performance category.

‘Hayya Hayya.’ FIFA releases first track from Qatar World Cup soundtrack

The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Official Soundtrack kicks off Friday with the release of the single Hayya Hayya (Better Together).
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Video: Emotional concert takes place in Ukraine metro shelter

Musicians in Ukraine's second city of Kharkiv have performed an emotional concert in a metro station, which is being used as a makeshift shelter.

India’s ‘Disco King’ Bappi Lahiri dies at 69

Veteran singer-composer Bappi Lahiri who has popularised disco music to the Indian mainstream, died in a Mumbai hospital following multiple health issues on Tuesday night.
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