Songs

  • Quick Quiz: Can you guess these item songs? 5 days ago

    Some of the items songs are so popular in Bollywood that we even remember the scenes from the song. So here's a chance for you to know about how big an item number fan you are. Take the quiz and find out. ...
  • Took three days to record song for 'Kick', says Salman Khan 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has sung for his films in the past, but he says recording a number for "Kick" took him as long as three days. The actor says composer Wajid of his favourite Sajid-Wajid duo was his guru and he just followed his instructions. "I have sung in 'Hello...
  • World Cup 2014: Cameroon's Alex Song banned for three matches June 23, 2014

    Brasilia: Cameroon midfielder Alex Song has been banned for three matches after his sending off in their World Cup Group A defeat by Croatia, organisers FIFA said on Sunday. The midfielder was dismissed for elbowing Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic in the back during the first half of their 4-0 defeat in...
  • Read: The welcome song for Modi that was sung by Bhutan school kids June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a rousing welcome in Bhutan on Sunday where he was received by Bhutanese Premier Tshering Tobgay, his cabinet ministers and senior government officials. After a ceremonial guard of honour at the airport, Modi was driven in a huge convoy of vehicles to the...
  • For that ONE person who has no idea what 'Game of Thrones' is all about June 14, 2014

    Seriously, how have you avoided detection so far?! Are you not being mocked at school/college/work? Are people not trying to hunt you down?Fear not, lonely wanderer. As the world waits with awaited breath for the finale for the fourth season of 'Game of Thrones', we now offer you the opportunity...
  • 10 things we want to see in the 'Game Of Thrones' season 4 finale June 14, 2014

    Note: This post contains discussion and speculation of book spoilers through the end of season four of 'Game of Thrones'. By now, George RR Martin and the makers of HBO series 'Game Of Thrones' must be sitting happily in their offices, smug with the knowledge that this season's finale is set...
  • Samuel Eto'o, Alex Song in Cameroon's final 23-member for World Cup June 2, 2014

    Douala, Cameroon: Cameroon coach Volker Finke included Samuel Eto'o and Alex Song in his 23-man squad for the World Cup, where the West African nation hopes to reach knockout stages for the first time in 24 years. Cameroon were the first African team to make the World Cup quarterfinals in Italy...
  • Unlettered poet Ande Sri's song 'Jaya Telangana' will be adopted as Telangana's official song June 2, 2014

    Unlettered poet Ande Sri's song 'Jaya Telangana' will be adopted as the new state's official song. Telangana Rashtra Samithi chief K Chandrasekhar Rao was sworn in as the first Chief Minister of Telanagana at Raj Bhavan on Monday. The 29th state of India came into existence at the stroke of...
  • Punjabis are the most chill people on Earth! Listen to these Punjabis make up romantic songs on BBM, iPhone, Twitter, WhatsApp, Skype and the selfie May 22, 2014

    Punjabi singer-turned-actor Gippy Grewal has released a new album called WhatsApp. In the wide universe of technology-related songs, Grewal's sad, slow number will be remembered for its heartbreaking quality and memorable lyrics, when translated. A love-lorn Punjabi man is shocked to see his face on the WhatApp display image of his...
  • AR Rahman's 'Urvashi Urvashi' inspires Will.i.am's new song 'Birthday' May 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning Indian composer A.R. Rahman's 1994 chartbuster 'Urvashi Urvashi' has inspired American singer-songwriter Will.i.am's new song 'Birthday'. The 'Mozart of Madras' is excited about the creative partnership. "Excited to creatively partner with Will.i.am to recreate an early popular track of mine in a new flavour," Rahman posted on his...
  • George RR Martin says the makers of 'Game of Thrones' are killing characters still alive in books May 15, 2014

    Note: The following video clips contain spoilersWith only four more episodes left in season four of the hit HBO show 'Game of Thrones', creator George RR Martin explains why he uses an antique word processing unit to stay away from viruses and how even he's taken by surprise, after watching...
  • Austria's Conchita Wurst hails Eurovision victory over intolerance May 12, 2014

    Reuters: Conchita Wurst came home to a heroine's welcome in Austria on Sunday after the bearded drag queen won the Eurovision Song Contest in what she called a victory over the forces of intolerance, including Russian leader Vladimir Putin. Sporting high heels, a tight dress, butterfly eyelashes and a full beard,...
  • Austria's 'bearded lady' Conchita Wurst wins Eurovision Song Contest May 11, 2014

    Reuters: Austrian drag queen Conchita Wurst, popularly known as "the bearded lady," won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday with the James Bond-theme-like ballad "Rise Like a Phoenix", before a global TV audience of about 180 million people in 45 countries. Wurst, sporting high heels, butterfly eyelashes and a full beard,...
  • 'Frozen' album crosses 2 million sales mark; tops Billboard chart for 10th week April 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Two Nordic princesses held their reign atop the weekly Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday as the soundtrack to Disney's hit animated film 'Frozen' crossed the 2 million sales mark and continued to hold off new entries. 'Frozen', led by its Oscar-winning hit song 'Let It Go', sold 133,000...
  • Barcelona lose, Real Madrid win to move 2nd in Spanish League April 13, 2014

    Spain: Barcelona compounded their exit from the Champions League by losing 1-0 at Granada on Saturday, letting Real Madrid move ahead into second place in the Spanish league with a 4-0 win over Almeria. Barcelona's stumble ensured the same Atletico Madrid that ousted them from Europe's top-tier competition would maintain the...
  • HBO's 'Game of Thrones' premiere draws 6.6 million viewers April 8, 2014

    Los Angeles: The season four premiere of fantasy epic 'Game of Thrones' drew an average of 6.6 million viewers, making it the largest audience for HBO since the 2007 finale of mafia drama "The Sopranos," the premium cable network said on Monday. The highly anticipated premiere on Sunday of 'Game of...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show April 6, 2014

    Catch all the election buzz, spoofs and everything that is trending as the entire country gets ready to vote in our first CJ Youngistan show. ...
  • Playlist: 10 hit songs featuring Nanda March 25, 2014

    Yesteryears actress Nanda passed away on 25 March 2014 leaving behind memorable films and some popular hits behind. The actress who made a popular pair with actors like Shashi Kapoor and Rajesh Khanna featured in some of the biggest hits of 1960s. From 'Yeh Samaa' to 'Gulaabi Aankhen', the actress...
  • 'Life of Pi' artiste Shri re-mixes potty noises (farts and flushing toilet) to make 'Poo Song' for UNICEF's hygiene campaign March 24, 2014

    "In India, more than 620 million people defecate in the open. That's practically half the population. The other half have become blind to the practice. So how do you get a blind population to open their eyes and see the big Poo Problem?" The 'Poo Party''s official YouTube channel tries...
  • Shakira's 'La la la' is the new official FIFA World Cup song March 24, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer-performer Shakira, who made the world dance to the tunes of her song 'Waka waka' during the 2010 FIFA World Cup, has recorded a new number for the official World Cup to be held in Brazil this time. The star, who is dating Spain defender Gerard Piqué, has penned...
  • Adele's music accused of making people gay March 18, 2014

    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...
  • Oscars 2014: 'Let It Go' from 'Frozen' wins best original song March 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Let It Go' from the Disney musical 'Frozen' has won the Academy Award for best original song. The song, a catchy anthem sung by veteran Broadway songstress Idina Menzel and adored by countless young girls, many of whom are singing in it their own YouTube videos, has helped propel...
  • Weird Bollywood lyrics that compare love to bizarre things like bangles and chillies February 25, 2014

    Bollywood lyricists have their own, unique way of expressing emotions like love. There were times when romantic songs were remembered for their poetic and heart-warming words - 'Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai', 'Waqt Ne Kiya Kya Haseen Sitam', 'Tere Mere Sapne Ab Ek Rang Hain' to name a few....
  • Pitbull collaborates with Katy Perry for remix song January 29, 2014

    Los Angeles: Rapper Pitbull has teamed up with pop star Katy Perry for the remix of her 'Dark Horse'. The new version, which leaked on January 27, features Pitbull replacing the verses which were originally recorded by Juicy J, reported Ace Showbiz. The original version of 'Dark Horse' appears in...
  • Lata Mangeshkar recounts the making of 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' January 27, 2014

    As the patriotic song, 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' turns 50 on Monday, Bharat Ratna awradee Lata Mangeshkar recounts how she recorded the song. The song written by Kavi 'Pradeep' and composed by C Ramachandra went on to become one of the most popular patriotic songs for Indians in the...
  • 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' turns 50, Lata Mangeshkar relives memories January 27, 2014

    As the patriotic song, 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon' turns 50 on Monday, Bharat Ratna awradee Lata Mangeshkar relives memories of singing the iconic song with CNN-IBN. The song written by Kavi 'Pradeep' and composed by C Ramachandra went on to become one of the most popular patriotic songs for Indians...
  • What caused the death of long lasting patriotic Bollywood songs January 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Timeless Bollywood songs like 'Mera Rang De Basanti Chola', 'Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon', 'Mere Desh Ki Dharti' and 'Kar Chale Hum Fidaa Jaan-O-Tan Saathiyon' have still not found their parallel in the 100 years of cinema. We automatically think Manoj Kumar or Bajraj Sahni when it comes...
  • Now, a theme song for TV show 'India's Got Talent' January 21, 2014

    Reality show 'India's Got Talent' which has been winning plaudits for participants' unique acts is now creating buzz for its theme song. To make sure the viewers also got an opportunity to create the show's anthem, Colors launched a first of its kind Twitter concert. The concert allowed the viewers...
  • Highway: I didn't rehearse much for 'Sooha saha', says Alia Bhatt January 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Had it not been for composer A.R. Rahman's patience, actress Alia Bhatt, who has sung a song for her forthcoming film 'Highway' under his guidance, would have been "screaming into the pillow". Alia has sung the track 'Sooha saha' in 'Highway', in which she stars with Randeep Hooda. "I didn't rehearse...
  • NDFB attacks again, 2 more killed in Assam January 18, 2014

    Chirang/Udalguri: The NDFB's killing spree continued for the second day as they gunned down two persons and injured four others in two districts on Saturday, police said. A group of armed ultras belonging to NDFB's anti-talk Song Bijit group raided Sakuwaserfung in Bijni subdivision of Chirang district at around 7:30...