Pritam Chakraborty

  • Asian Film Awards: Nawazuddin wins Best Supporting Actor March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Nawazuddin Siddiqui is the flavour of the season. The actor has won the Best Supporting Actor award for his performance in 'Talaash: The Answer Lies Within'. The other actors who got nomination in the same category were Ha Jung-woo (Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time), Ryo Kase (Like...
  • Music Review: 'Race 2' soundtrack racy to the core January 9, 2013

    Film: 'Race 2'; Music Director: Pritam Chakraborty; Lyricists: Mayur Puri, Prashant Ingole and Yo Yo Honey Singh; Singers: Atif Aslam, Sunidhi Chauhan, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Shefali Alvares, Benny Dayal, Shalmali Kholgade, Vishal Dadlani, Anushka Manchanda and KK; Rating: **** Director duo Abbas-Mustan bring back not only the thrill and glamour...
  • Barfi!: Welcome back, Pritam Chakraborty August 22, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems music director Pritam Chakraborty has taken the plagiarism charges seriously. Now, he wants to reclaim his position as a talented and original composer. Listen to ‘Barfi’ songs if you don’t believe it. A new song of ‘Barfi’ called ‘Kyon’ has got good response after the lyricist of...
  • Agent Vinod's 'Pungi' song gets legal notice March 19, 2012

    Mumbai: Just as the song 'Pyaar Ki Pungi' from Saif Ali Khan's spy thriller ‘Agent Vinod’ is gaining popularity, an Iranian music band has slapped a legal notice on music director Pritam Chakraborty and distributors for alleged copyright violation. The music band Barobax Corp was founded in 2003 by three Iranian...
  • Pritam regrets not doing Bhansali film July 4, 2011

    Mumbai: Composer Pritam Chakraborty is upset that he couldn't do Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Rowdy Rathod, saying that the filmmaker wanted the songs urgently but it was not possible for him to deliver at such short notice. "I am not very happy to leave a Sanjay Leela Bhansali film. That's a very...
  • Court complaint against 'Dum Maro Dum' song June 2, 2011

    Jaipur: A complaint has been filed in a court in Rajasthan's Jodhpur city against Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone and makers of Dum Maaro Dum for an alleged indecent and obscene dance number in the Hindi film. The movie's director Rohan Sippy, producer Ramesh Sippy and music director Pritam Chakraborty have been...
  • I don't care about the jury: Pritam January 28, 2011

    Mumbai: Composer Pritam Chakraborty is excited that his compositions for Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai got him the Mirchi Listeners' Choice Award for the best album of the year. He feels when people love his music, he doesn't have to worry about the jury. "Best thing is that I always...
  • Boss Kaun Tha: Industry pays tribute to RDB June 27, 2010

    Composers Vishal-Shekhar, Shankar-Ehasaan-Loy, Pritam Chakraborty and singers Usha Uthup and Sonu Nigam, pay tribute to R. D. Burman through their song 'Boss Kaun Tha'. Actor Anil Kapoor also remembers him. ...
  • 'Badmaash Company' is back April 27, 2010

    Here's a look at a new song from the Badmaash Company. ...
  • MUSIC REVIEW: 'Badmaash Company' April 14, 2010

    Film: Badmaash Company; Music Director: Pritam Chakraborty; Lyricist: Anvita Dutt; Singers: KK, Mohit Chauhan, Krishna, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Dayal. What stands out in the soundtrack of Shahid Kapoor-starrer Badmaash Company is the absence of female singers. But apart from this anomaly, composer Pritam Chakraborty has stuck to his trademark...