Music

  • Muse, Pharrell headline Coachella amid dust storm 14-04-2014 09:24 AM

    Reuters: British rockers Muse and R&B singer Pharrell served up musical highlights at the Coachela Valley Music and Arts Festival on Saturday amid windy weather and cooler temperatures. Muse frontman Matt Bellamy delivered high-energy performances of the bands hits songs including "Hysteria," "Resistance," and "Magic," but a large portion of...
  • Hilary Duff reunited with estranged husband Mike Comrie? 13-04-2014 05:22 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress and singer-songwriter Hilary Duff and her estranged husband Mike Comrie showed up as a couple on the first day of the Coachella Music Festival, sparking off reconciliation rumours. Looking happy and often seen holding hands, the couple Friday didn't show any signs whatever of troubles that led...
  • Outkast goes back to 1990s hip hop at Coachella reunion 13-04-2014 10:05 AM

    Reuters: Hip hop duo Outkast reunited for the first time in eight years a the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on Friday, and brought a taste of old school hip hop with them to the stage. Outkast, formed by Atlanta rappers Andre 3000 and Big Boi, kicked off the...
  • We would love to record new songs: ABBA 12-04-2014 05:31 PM

    London: Swedish pop band ABBA has revealed that they would love to record new songs if they seem special. The members of the band said they would be happy to record some new songs provided they are good enough, reported Daily Star. 'ABBA' star Anni-Frid Lyngstad, 68, said she will...
  • Zac Efron working with sobriety expert to control drug problem 07-04-2014 06:58 PM

    London: Actor Zac Efron has reportedly hired a sobriety coach in a bid to help him control his alleged drug problems. The 'High School Musical' star, who sought treatment in rehab last year to control his hard-partying lifestyle and drug issues, is apparently working with an expert to help him...
  • Beautiful, talented, go-getter, loyal, gypsy: Vanessa Hudgens on Selena Gomez 07-04-2014 06:19 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer-actress Vanessa Hudgens has praised her close friend Selena Gomez for being a loyal person. The 'High School Musical' star talked about her friendship with Gomez, 21, during a web chat with fans on April 5, reported Us magazine. Hudgens, 25, was asked by a fan to describe...
  • Country Music Awards: George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban lead the winners 07-04-2014 10:10 AM

    Las Vegas: Country music veteran George Strait and singer Miranda Lambert led the winners at the 49th Academy of Country Music awards, while the genre's biggest names, including Blake Shelton, Lady Antebellum, Eric Church and Keith Urban, sang their hits. Strait, 61, won the night's top prize of Entertainer of...
  • Emily Blunt to star in Denis Villeneuve's thriller, 'Sicario' 04-04-2014 10:35 AM

    Los Angeles: 'The Devil Wears Prada' star Emily Blunt is in talks to star in Denis Villeneuve's 'Sicario'. The 31-year-old actress is lining up to star in the action thriller, reported Variety. The film will centre around a cop from Tucson, Arizona, who teams up with two mercenaries to cross...
  • Adele in no rush to deliver next album 01-04-2014 06:08 PM

    Los Angeles: Award winning singer Adele will deliver her next album "at her own pace" and won't rush the follow-up to '21', says OneRepublic band member Ryan Tedder, with whom she has worked. The 'Skyfall' singer, who is recording the follow-up to her charttopper album '21', claims she is not...
  • Music? It's freedom for me: Johnny Depp 31-03-2014 05:27 PM

    New York: Hollywood star Johnny Depp dedicates much of his off-screen time on a guitar as he feels that music is a "lifesaver". The 50-year-old Oscar-winner said lately he has been spending a good amount of time working with musicians Alice Cooper and Ryan Adams, reported New York Daily News....
  • Evolution of Bollywood music: A group of men use a medley of 39 songs from 1940s to 2010s to create an epic mash 31-03-2014 10:19 AM

    Bollywood music has changed immensely over the decades. We've seen legendary singers redefine genres, musical directors pushing the envelope with their arrangements, and the arts and culture of India thrive. 'Penn Masala' was created 18 years ago to celebrate the impact that Bollywood has had on our lives, and to...
  • Kylie Minogue still hopeful about finding Mr. Right 22-03-2014 06:01 PM

    London: Singer Kylie Minogue split with Spanish model Andres Velencoso last October year after five years together but hasn't given up on true love. She admits juggling her career and love life has never been easy but she still has faith she will eventually settle down, reports contactmusic.com. "I don't...
  • Pandora raises fee for ad-free music service by $1 a month 19-03-2014 11:40 AM

    San Francisco: Pandora Media Inc will increase fees for its ad-free service by $1 a month to almost $5 a month in May, a move to cover the rising cost of licensing tunes that may annoy some longtime fans of the popular music-streaming service. The company, which streams music from...
  • Adele's music accused of making people gay 18-03-2014 04:15 PM

    London: Oscar-winning singer Adele is accused of turning people gay with her music in a TV documentary. The 25-year-old singer is on a list of things that "men should avoid if they want to be straight", reported Daily Star. Doctor Christian Jessen, 37, made the bizarre discovery in Channel 4's...
  • Rdio acquires Indian music streaming service Dhingana; paves way for India foray 17-03-2014 10:50 AM

    New Delhi: US-based Digital music service Rdio has acquired Indian music streaming firm Dhingana, paving way for entering the Indian market. However, no financial details of the deal were disclosed. Set up in 2007, the Pune-based firm offered legal music streaming services across platforms with its portfolio of over one...
  • CJ Show: Notes of Change in Tihar Jail 17-03-2014 10:26 AM

    A Delhi based rock band named Menwhopause perform with inmates in Tihar jail as part of the rehabilitation activity at the prison. This CJ report is brought to you in collaboration with Nowdelhi.tv ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Holi Special Show 16-03-2014 11:13 PM

    In this Holi special show, we get you voices from Tihar jail. Also, what does Holi mean for police personnel who stand guard as we break into celebrations and much more on the show. ...
  • Honey Singh celebrated his 31st birthday in Dubai, said he stopped growing at 22 15-03-2014 03:34 PM

    Mumbai: Rocking rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh turned 31 Saturday with a secret party with his close friends in Dubai. He flew to Dubai Friday. Confirming this, he said: "Yes, I flew into Dubai with my close friends and family for my birthday. I've been working really hard. So I...
  • Queen musical 'We Will Rock You' to close after 12-year run 13-03-2014 02:22 PM

    London: Hit musical 'We Will Rock You', based on the tracks of legendary band Queen will be coming to a close after a 12-year run. Written by Ben Elton, the musical that opened twelve years ago at the London's Dominion theatre, will have its last performance on May 31, reported...
  • Justin Bieber dedicates song to Selena Gomez 12-03-2014 05:45 PM

    Los Angeles: Pop sensation Justin Bieber dedicated a song to his on-and-off girlfriend Selena Gomez while on stage at 2014 SXSW in Texas. In a video captured by his fans, Bieber, 20, told the crowd, "This next song goes out to my baby," before singing his 2012 hit 'As Long...
  • Watch: Rap duo LMFAO's SkyBlu speaks about his Indian experience 10-03-2014 11:36 AM

    'SkyBlu', one half of the popular rap duo 'LMFAO' was in the national capital. He spoke to CNN-IBN correspondent Sushant Mehta about their music and his Indian experience. ...
  • My boyfriend doesn't allow me to shoot with other men: Shakira 09-03-2014 11:16 AM

    London: Pop star Shakira has revealed that her partner Gerard Pique no longer allows her to film music videos with men. The 37-year-old 'She Wolf' singer said that the footballer's jealous nature has led to him banning male love interests from her shoots, reported Digital Spy. "He's very territorial. Since...
  • Milk Music: Samsung introduces free streaming radio service 08-03-2014 12:04 PM

    New York: Samsung on Friday unveiled a new free music service for its phones that it touts as a significant improvement from the apps already on the market. The South Korean gadget maker's Milk Music service, which launched in the US on Friday, includes over 200 stations and 13 million...
  • Loud music during wedding leads to clashes again; 1 dead, 9 injured 03-03-2014 07:59 AM

    A woman died while nine other persons were injured when a clash took place between members of two communities over playing music during a marriage ceremony at Hardakheri area in the district on Sunday. Saharanpur SSP Manoj Kumar said the incident took place during a wedding ceremony at the house...
  • Rapper Chris Brown diagnosed with bipolar disorder 01-03-2014 02:30 PM

    Los Angeles: Rapper Chris Brown has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, severe insomnia and post traumatic stress disorder, all of which have been found to be the reason for his anger related issues. The 'Look at Me Now' star appeared in court last Sunday for a hearing over his ongoing...
  • Definitely NSFW: Beyonce's incredibly raunchy 'Partition' video has over 15 million hits on YouTube 01-03-2014 01:12 PM

    Beyonce's official 'Partition' video is incredibly raunchy and has notched up over 15 million hits on YouTube. Directed by Jake Nava, Beyonce is seen seducing real-life husband Jay Z in the video, wearing sexy black rimmed glasses. There's explicit content in the video, user discretion advised. ...
  • Is the Indian youth actually ready to take over?

    Under the radar |  Rishabh Madhavendra Pratap
    Are you a music freak? Do you listen to songs while travelling or while working on your workstation or reading novels? Have you ever thought...

  • Shah Rukh Khan, Farhan Akhtar honoured at Mirchi Music Awards 28-02-2014 05:51 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Shah Rukh Khan and actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar were honoured at the 6th Mirchi Music Awards here. The event, organised by Radio Mirchi, was held Thursday. Shah Rukh, known for his romantic numbers such as 'Tujhe dekha to ye jaana sanam' (Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge), 'Humko hami se chura...
  • World Sufi Spirit Festival at Mehrangarh Fort attracts music lovers from across the world 26-02-2014 08:01 PM

    A fusion of Sufi music and history at the three-day World Sufi Spirit Festival had aficionados from across the world soak up the atmosphere at the Mehrangarh Fort in Jodhpur. Listening to various renowned artists from different parts of the world at the Mehrangarh Fort, which stands a hundred feet...