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  • 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...
  • Rapper Chris Brown's bodyguard confesses to punching a man who tried to board Brown's tour bus 08-04-2014 10:30 AM

    Washington: A bodyguard for R&B singer Chris Brown told police that it was he, not Brown, who punched a man in the face outside a hotel in Washington last year, a detective involved in Brown's arrest said in court on Monday. Brown and the bodyguard, Christopher Hollosy, are both facing...
  • It's very 'hatke', will take the audience by surprise: Mithun Chakraborty on rapping for 'DID Li'l Masters' 21-03-2014 10:12 AM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty, who recently became a Rajya Sabha member, will be seen in another new avatar on television, where he turned rapper for the first time at a dance reality show. India's original disco dancer will show cool moves in the upcoming grand premiere episode of 'Dance...
  • 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...
  • Grammy Awards 2014: Live blog 27-01-2014 12:17 AM

    Even though there are several music award shows to laud those with exceptional musical talents, the value Grammy Awards hold remains unparalleled. That's why no musician would ever want to miss the opportunity to flaunt their Grammy Award or perform live at the prestigious ceremony. So who will bag the...
  • Kanye West wishes to gift Kim Kardashian a castle 19-01-2014 12:42 PM

    Los Angeles: Rapper Kanye West, who is engaged to socialite Kim Kardashian, is looking for a castle as a wedding present for his future wife. West is said to have already appointed people who are in search of a picture perfect property for the duo, reports contactmusic.com. "Kanye's insisting he...
  • Why 2013 was a great year to be Honey Singh 27-12-2013 11:24 AM

    If there's one celebrity who owned 2013, it's Honey Singh. From 'Angreji Beat' to the latest 'Blue Eyes', Hirdesh Singh or 'Yo Yo Honey Singh' is easily the man of the moment. However, things were drastically different for the rapper around this time last year. Accused of penning offensive lyrics...
  • Eminem demands $2 million for Super Bowl gig? 21-12-2013 05:47 PM

    New York: Rapper Eminem reportedly demanded no less than than $2 million to perform at the Super Bowl. The Super Bowl, annual championship game of the National Football League (NFL), is famous for having the world's biggest stars perform at the half-time show, previously including Madonna, The Who, Prince and...
  • Kim Kardashian, Kanye West plan to move to London 13-11-2013 02:19 PM

    Los Angeles: Socialite Kim Kardashian and rapper-fiance Kanye West are reportedly shifting base to London as they wish to give their daughter North West an 'elite' education. North West is just five-month-old and her parents are already planning her future. "Kanye talks a lot about how he wants his kids...
  • Sricharan eyes crowdfunding for his next album 09-11-2013 03:57 PM

    New Delhi: Rapper-singer Sricharan Kasturirangan's latest Hip-Hop single 'Hipnatic', a rendition of Hip-Hop and Carnatic music, has been received well. Now, he plans to work on the rest of the album through crowdfunding. "We have already received inquiries about how we plan to work on the rest of the album....
  • Eminem defends lyrics, denies homophobic claims 05-11-2013 02:14 PM

    Los Angeles: Eminem may continue to use gay slurs in his lyrics but the rapper says he has no issue with "gay, straight, transgender" people. The 41-year-old rapper's latest album 'Marshall Mathers LP 2' releases tomorrow and it is already garnering negative publicity for the use of such words. Eminem,...
  • Kanye West likely to make runway comeback 28-09-2013 02:28 PM

    Los Angeles: Rapper and designer Kanye West is reportedly planning a grand return to the Paris runway with a new collection. He has hired former Balmain creative director, Christophe Decarnin, as his head designer, reports femalefirst.co.uk. West had last showcased his collection in 2011. He had received a lukewarm response...
  • Kanye West demands to get his carpet ironed 20-09-2013 12:15 PM

    Los Angeles: Rapper Kanye West reportedly made an unusual demand of getting his carpet ironed because it was too bumpy. The 36-year-old was scheduled to perform at the 'Later... With Jools Holland' show Tuesday. He got annoyed with the bad surface in his dressing room. "Everybody knew Kanye's reputation for...
  • Kanye West charged for attacking a photographer 15-09-2013 11:51 AM

    Los Angeles: Rapper Kanye West has been charged over allegedly attacking a paparazzo. The 36-year-old, who was caught on film reportedly assaulting photographer Daniel Ramos at Los Angeles International Airport in July, has been charged with criminal battery and attempted grand theft, reports tmz.com. The paparazzo, who was trying to...
  • Kanye West wants another baby? 11-09-2013 05:07 PM

    London: Rapper Kanye West reportedly wants to have more kids with girlfriend Kim Kardashian after the birth of their baby daughter North. While Kim is working hard to shed that baby weight, Kanye is keen to expand their family, reported Contactmusic. "Kim's really focused on getting back her size 8...
  • Punjabis in Canada oppose Honey Singh's show 22-08-2013 05:04 PM

    Toronto: Members of the Punjabi community in Canada's Ontario province are opposing a show by Punjabi rapper Honey Singh on the grounds that his lyrics are violent. Over 1,100 Punjabis have signed a petition to stop a performance by Honey Singh at Punjabi Virsa Day 2013, an annual event, to...
  • Kanye West thought of becoming sports star for Kim 20-08-2013 03:16 PM

    Los Angeles: Rapper Kanye West says he is so much in love with socialite-partner Kim Kardashian that he once considered becoming a sports star like Kardashian's former boyfriends. The 36-year-old joked about Kardashian's previous romances, including a long-term relationship with football player Reggie Bush and a marriage to basketball star...
  • Kanye West not ready to marry Kim Kardashian yet? 20-07-2013 12:53 PM

    Los Angeles: Rapper Kanye West is reportedly not ready to marry girlfriend Kim Kardashian yet because of his difference of opinion with her mother Kris Jenner. Kim, who has been dating Kanye since almost a year, gave birth to their first child North West in June. "Kanye has the perfect...
  • Kanye West lashes out at photographer 13-07-2013 03:21 PM

    Los Angeles: Rapper Kanye West has reportedly been captured in a film while he was lashing out at a paparazzi, who complimented him for his work. The video published by TMZ.com showed West talking to the cameraman in an angry tone, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "I appreciate that, but don't talk. Don't...
  • Honey Singh teams up with Alfaaz for 'Bebo' 11-07-2013 05:26 PM

    Even as the Punjab and Haryana High Courts quashed a petition filed against him by an NGO for obscene lyrics, there is no stopping the Punjabi rapper Honey Singh. He has teamed up with famous Punjabi singer Alfaaz for a song titled 'Bebo'. ...
  • American rapper 50 Cent accused of domestic violence 04-07-2013 01:32 PM

    Los Angeles: American Rapper 50 Cent has been charged with domestic violence and vandalism for allegedly kicking his ex-girlfriend and damaging her property during a dispute at her home. Police officers were called to the property, where the woman claimed she locked herself in bedroom after she got into an...
  • Teaser: Priyanka Chopra's second single 'Exotic' 02-07-2013 11:16 PM

    Priyanka Chopra's second single 'Exotic' which the Bollywood Diva shot with international rapper Pitbull in LA. ...
  • West has been pushing me to return to music: Will Smith 22-05-2013 05:19 PM

    New York: Hollywood star Will Smith says rapper Kanye West has been pushing him to return to the music scene. The 44-year-old 'After Earth' star said that he and West have been in the studio a couple times but he would only release a new music again when he is...
  • Rapper Honey Singh booked for singing vulgar songs 18-05-2013 08:45 AM

    Chandigarh: With the Punjab and Haryana High Court coming down heavily on the lewd lyrics of songs sung by singer-rapper Honey Singh, the Punjab Police Friday booked him for singing vulgar songs in public. A case was registered against the singer under provisions of Section 294 (singing, reciting or uttering...
  • PepsiCo drops rapper Lil Wayne over controversial song 04-05-2013 01:01 PM

    Los Angeles: PepsiCo Inc (PEP.N) severed ties with rapper Lil Wayne on Friday over a graphic reference to slain U.S. civil rights figure Emmett Till in a song. Lil Wayne, 30, had been the face of the PepsiCo drink Mountain Dew's 'Deweezy' campaign, a play on the rapper's 'Weezy' nickname....
  • Rapper Psy's story immortalised in a comic book 01-05-2013 10:31 AM

    The story of South Korean rap sensation Psy's ascent to global stardom with his megahit 'Gangnam Style' has now been immortalised in full color and with appropriate dramatic flourishes in a comic book. "Fame:Psy", which went on sale in the United States and South Korea on Wednesday, focuses mainly on...
  • Psy knocked from top of Korean charts by 63-year-old singer 26-04-2013 11:09 AM

    Seoul: South Korean rapper Psy, whose latest video 'Gentleman' tracked global megahit 'Gangnam Style' by going viral on the Internet, has been knocked from the top of the music charts in his native country by a 63-year-old easy listening pop singer. 'Gangnam Style', which holds the YouTube record for most...
  • Psy's 'Gentleman' registers 100 million views on YouTube 17-04-2013 12:41 PM

    New Delhi: South Korean rapper Psy's new video, 'Gentleman' has crossed the 100 million views mark. The singer is chasing the success of his own megahit 'Gangnam Style'. 'Gangnam Style', which holds the YouTube record for most views ever with more than 1.5 billion, made the corpulent Korean a global...
  • Psy's new single 'I am a mother father gentleman' is out! 12-04-2013 11:33 AM

    Seoul: South Korean rapper Psy released his much-anticipated new single on Thursday hoping to repeat the success of 'Gangnam Style' that made him the biggest star to emerge from the growing K-pop music scene. The video for 'Gangnam Style' has become the most watched item on YouTube with more than...
  • Reebok's deal with Rick Ross slammed over a song 04-04-2013 04:37 PM

    New York: A women's rights organization will protest outside Reebok's Manhattan store on Thursday, demanding the athletic goods retailer cut ties with rapper Rick Ross over a song whose lyrics it says boasts about drugging and raping a woman. The Miami-based rapper released the song 'U.O.E.N.O.' in January featuring lyrics...