Kailash Kher

  • Are Honey Singh's songs a hit with youngsters? Singer Kailash Kher says the rapper's popularity is no big deal August 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Yo Yo Honey Singh's rap songs are a rage, but people have also criticised them for their crass lyrics. Playback singer and composer Kailash Kher feels it's all a phase as every place has "good and bad things" and "Hindi music industry has quality content too". Asked about his...
  • Kailash Kher: Actors singing in films is a refreshing change August 1, 2014

    Mumbai: With actors lending their voice for films these days, singer-composer Kailash Kher feels it is a good change in Bollywood as it enhances the popularity of a movie. Celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Alia Bhatt, Shraddha Kapoor have sung in their...
  • Happy Mother's Day: Bollywood stars take to Twitter to thank moms for their unconditional love and support May 11, 2014

    Mumbai: With Mother's Day being celebrated today, some of Bollywood's popular names took to Twitter to post touching messages of love for their moms. Read on to know what they wrote to praise their mother's unconditional love and support over the years. Here's what they have to say... ...
  • Musicians hail Abhay Deol's open tussle with music label T-Series January 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Singers like Kailash Kher, Sonu Nigam and Sunidhi Chauhan and composers such as Vishal Dadlani and Ehsaan Noorani have hailed Abhay Deol's courageous outburst against music label T-Series for holding up the music release of his forthcoming film 'One By Two'. The actor-producer, who recently turned up with a black...
  • Cannot believe Farooq Sheikh is no more: Amitabh Bachchan December 28, 2013

    New Delhi: When on screen actors were busy wooing their lady love with one liners, one actor changed the face of romance in early 80s. Farooq Sheikh brought innocence in his romance and clicked right away with the audiences. The 65-year-old actor died on Saturday morning of heart attack. And,...
  • NH7 Weekender 2013 enthralls the music lovers of Delhi-NCR November 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The much awaited Bacardi NH7 Weekender is back in NCR with performances that will leave you beautifully inebriated with artistes playing their rocks and classics. Bacardi NH7 Weekender is around the corner featuring over 60 artistes across six stages with its signature festive spirit. The gigs include indie, international,...
  • Kailash Kher wants to jam with Sachin Tendulkar November 13, 2013

    Mumbai: After paying a musical tribute to master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, singer Kailash Kher says his wish is to sing with the cricket legend one day. Kailash's 'Sachin Anthem' is a tribute to Tendulkar who has decided to retire from cricket after playing his 200th Test against the West Indies starting...
  • Music Review: Jolly LLB doesn't exceed expectation March 4, 2013

    Film: 'Jolly LLB'; Music Director: Krsna, Lyricists: Vayu and Subhash Kapoor; Singers: Mika Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, Bappi Lahiri, Kailash Kher, Mohit Chauhan, and Kamal Khan; Rating: *** Subhash Kapoor's upcoming satirical comedy 'Jolly LLB' promises to be a fun ride with its lead actors - Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani. Krsna...
  • Rajesh Khanna's name recommended for Padma award November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna, who was not considered for Padma awards during his lifetime, could get one posthumously. The Information and Broadcasting Ministry is understood to have recommended Khanna's name for Padma Vibhushan under the arts category to the Home Ministry. Names of filmmaker Ramesh Sippy and...
  • Kolaveri di success is sheer fluke: Kailash Kher May 6, 2012

    New Jersey: Singer Kailash Kher, who is touring US with his band 'Kailasa', says the success of songs like 'Kolaveri di' is sheer fluke and will not stand the test of time. The 38-year-old, who shot to fame in Bollywood with his sufi compositions, said such songs come like waves...
  • Kailash Kher overwhelmed with concert in Pak April 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Singer Kailash Kher, who performed for the first time in Pakistan alongwith his band Kailasa two days ago, says he received much love from the audience and people there. His concert at Lahore was cancelled as the organisers did not have all the permits in place, but the...
  • I wanted to commit suicide once: Kailash Kher November 20, 2011

    New Delhi: His melodious voice has brought him success and fame but Kailash Kher says he once thought of ending his life after losing everything in business. The singer, 38, says he became a vocalist by chance after he suffered huge losses in business and decided to move to the city...
  • Coke Studio: Kailash-Chinnaponnu steal the show June 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Coke Studio's India version premiered on MTV on Saturday amidst huge expectations and buzz among music fans. While, there were fans who were waiting for India's version irrespective, there were people who were waiting to see if the India version can be as magical as the Pakistan version....
  • 'Coke Studio India will take you in a trance' June 17, 2011

    New Delhi: The eager anticipation is almost over as Coke Studio India hits television screens on Friday evening and singer Richa Sharma said the popular event will give musicians a chance to create their music live on stage. "India's version of Coke Studio will see more variety as India has a...
  • Coke Studio premiers in India June 15, 2011

    Coke Studio India Premiered on Monday night with live performances from singers like Kailash kher, Shankar Mahadevan and Richa Sharma. ...
  • Coke Studio debuts in India May 24, 2011

    Coke Studio is where some of the most acclaimed singers meet hidden, independent talent to produce a series of jam sessions of a kind. ...
  • I've mellowed after marriage, fatherhood: Kailash Kher October 5, 2010

    Mumbai: Singer Kailash Kher, who turned to music after failure in the export business, says he has mellowed down and started believing in life after marriage and fatherhood. Little surprise then that his new album will be inspired by his nine-month-old son Kabir. "We are working on our fourth album and...
  • Music review: Kailash Kher's Chaandan Mein July 14, 2009

    Having been a LaVeyan Satanist for over a decade, it is not possible to talk to me about issues like god and religion without getting rebuked when I'm not in the best of moods. And even when I'm feeling cheerful and like I couldn't give a hoot, the god-fearing faithful...
  • Ghazal singer Jaswinder Singh launches his new album May 29, 2009

    Mumbai: If people thought that ghazals were out of tone then singer Jaswinder Singh has proved them wrong. The singer was caught performing live at the launch of his new album Ishq Nahi Asaan and to cheer him on came lyricist Javed Akhtar, the poignant Shabana Azmi and singer Kailash...
  • Mumbai gets animated in Summertime Rocks July 29, 2008

    Mumbai: Mumbai gets animated in Summertime Rocks, a brand new album by rock group, Smoke. The album, also featuring singer Kailash Kher, breaks the monotony of unnecessary skin show and dancing around the trees, which is usually seen in contemporary music videos. The video features the group's members, music composers' Ashu and...
  • Music preview: Aaja Nachle has nine tracks November 14, 2007

    Mumbai: Music forms an integral element of one of the most awaited films of the year, Aaja Nachle. 'Show me your jalwa', sung by Kailash Kher and Richa Sharma is one of the most famous numbers from the soundtrack, which is currently topping the charts. Composers Salim-Sulaiman, whose previous hit had been...
  • Kailash Kher lends his voice for a cause August 28, 2007

    Mumbai: Social activist and filmmaker Ashok Pandit along with singing dynamo Kailash Kher showed up for the Annual Art Festival at Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai to lend their voice for a good cause. And for the children there, painting comes as a ray of hope. Affected by cancer, they play...
  • I am surprised with my own success: Kailash Kher July 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Kailash Kher is known for his consistency in the sufi pop sound as much as his contribution to Bollywood from time to time. His latest album Kailasa Jhoome Re is out and doing well. But ask the maverick singer and he says humbly, “All this success is unbelievable....
  • Kailash Kher swings to Kailasa Jhoomo Re May 10, 2007

    Mumbai: Kailasa Jhoomo Re is the name of singer Kailash Kher's much awaited music album and Kailash was in full spirit on the evening of the launch in Mumbai. ...
  • Kailash Kher sets Delhi's sound of music June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: From soulful Sufi tunes to rhythmic Bhangra beats, singer Kailash Kher gave Delhiites an evening to remember. At a performance at the Central Park at Connaught Place on Saturday evening, Kher charmed the audience with his raw, rustic voice. The event was organised by Sahitya Kala Parishad with the Delhi...
  • Kailash Kher on his favourite cabaret November 29, 2006

    Goa: A concert was held at the 37th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa in honour of legendary composer R D Burman on Tuesday. Varsha Pillai caught up with the singer Kailash Kher to ask him about his favourite R D Burman songs. Varsha Pillai: Are there any special...