Sonu Nigam

  • 'Kaanchi' songs are divine, says singer Sonu Nigam 09-03-2014 04:40 PM

    Playback signer Sonu Nigam is ecstatic about his songs in forthcoming film 'Kaanchi' and says that it will appeal to the music lovers. "I have 2 songs in 'Kaanchi'. One by Ismail Darbar. A song that'll fulfil all that you have been missing in music these days... Promise! It's divine,"...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Jai Ho', 'Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom' 25-01-2014 03:59 PM

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews Salman Khan starrer 'Jai Ho' and biopic 'Madela: Long Walk to Freedom'. He also speaks with singer Sonu Nigam on music and much more. ...
  • Many people can become singer now: Sonu Nigam 25-01-2014 03:52 PM

    Singer Sonu Nigam reveals how so many people can become singer now a days. In a candid chat with CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Sonu Nigam says people are experimenting with so many voices and with technology pitch can be doctored. "Many more people can become singer. There is no...
  • Musicians hail Abhay Deol's open tussle with music label T-Series 16-01-2014 12:57 PM

    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...
  • 'Indian Idol 2' winner Sandeep Acharya dies 15-12-2013 08:35 PM

    New Delhi: Singer Sandeep Acharya died at an young age of 29 at the Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon Sunday. He was suffering from jaundice. "Yes, Sandeep passed away at the Medanta Hospital today. He was suffering from jaundice. We brought him here on Dec 10," Akshay Acharya, Sandeep's cousin, told...
  • Sonu Nigam is no less than Kishoreda: Pankaj Udhas 06-12-2013 11:47 AM

    New Delhi: Praising Sonu Nigam's versatility, ghazal singer Pankaj Udhas compared him with a legend like Kishore Kumar. "I have seen many singers, but few are as versatile as Sonu. He reminds me of Kishoreda. His versatility is such that I don't consider him less than Kishoreda," Udhas said here...
  • More singers, few legends due to technology: Sonu Nigam 05-12-2013 11:24 AM

    New Delhi: Technological innovations come with their pros and cons, and the Indian music industry is witnessing it all, says popular singer Sonu Nigam, who believes more singers are cropping up thanks to technology, but very few "music legends" remain. "Earlier, singers like Lataji (Lata Mangeshkar) and Ashaji (Asha Bhosle)...
  • Technology has made it easier to spot real talent: Sonu Nigam 04-12-2013 05:18 PM

    New Delhi: Playback singer Sonu Nigam says that technology is a boon for the music industry as it has helped to distinguish talented singers from the rest. The 40-year-old singer said even though technology has given the opportunity to singers who are not good, it has also made it easier...
  • Sonu Nigam to perform at World Endurance Championship in Bahrain 27-11-2013 02:01 PM

    Dubai: Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam is set to perform at the World Endurance Championship (WEC) Six Hours of Bahrain that takes place at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC). The concert on Saturday will mark the performer's Bahrain debut as he joins a string of international musicians that will perform live at...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana, Sonu Nigam likely to feature in 'Bh Se Bhade' 01-11-2013 04:16 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Ayushmann Khurrana and singer Sonu Nigam have been approached for cameo roles in 'Bh Se Bhade'. The lead character, Bhade, is essayed by Deven Bhojani who will try his hand at singing in one of the episodes. "We have approached both Sonu and Ayushmann for a cameo in...
  • Ayushmann, Sonu Nigam likely to feature in 'Bh Se Bhade' 01-11-2013 11:44 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Ayushmann Khurrana and singer Sonu Nigam have been approached for cameo roles in 'Bh Se Bhade'. The lead character, Bhade, is essayed by Deven Bhojani who will try his hand at singing in one of the episodes. "We have approached both Sonu and Ayushmann for a cameo in...
  • Film promotions have become very weird now, says Sunny Deol 29-10-2013 10:19 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Sunny Deol, who believes in his work in a film and not in promotions, says the trailer of the film is the biggest promotion. "Promotions have become very important these days. I have done promotions before but I got tired. The trailer of the film is the biggest...
  • There is no end to musical aspirations: Sonu Nigam 21-10-2013 11:02 AM

    New Delhi: He has proved his versatility as a singer, but Sonu Nigam says there are no goals in musical career as one can go as high as one wants. With a long list of hit songs, including 'Sandese aate hain', 'Abhi mujh main kahin', 'Aal izz well' and 'Zoobi...
  • Fire breaks out on the sets of 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' 25-09-2013 01:11 PM

    Mumbai: Fire broke out on the sets of TV show 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' Wednesday morning at Film City here. "Today morning at around 6.30 fire broke out on the set, but luckily no one was injured. Everybody is safe," a source from Film City told IANS. It is said...
  • 'Krrish 3' Music Review: The soundtrack is average 21-09-2013 11:31 AM

    Music Director: Rajesh Roshan Singers: Mamta Sharma, Anirudh Bhola, Neeraj Shridhar, Monali Thakur, Bob, Alisha Chinai, Zubeen Garg, Mohit Chauhan, Sonu Nigam, Shreya Ghoshal Rating: 2 out of 5 One of the first things you notice about the 'Krrish 3' soundtrack is that it is lengthy. Composed by Rajesh Roshan,...
  • Warning 3D: Sonu Nigam is happy with the response to song 'Taakeedein' 16-09-2013 11:03 AM

    Mumbai: Singer Sonu Nigam is happy with the response that his song 'Taakeedein' from upcoming movie 'Warning 3D' has received. He says he had the liberty of singing it in his own style. Produced by Anubhav Sinha, the music of the movie is distributed by Sony Music. "When I was...
  • Big B's classic songs enliven 'KBC 2013' opener 07-09-2013 03:58 PM

    New Delhi: Singer Sonu Nigam's lively rendition of some of megastar Amitabh Bachchan's choicest chartbusters - 'Saara zamaana haseeno ka deewana' and 'Dilbar mere', added entertainment value to the opening episode of reality game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', which returned to the small screen in a bigger and better avatar...
  • 'KBC 7' begins today, Amitabh back with new rules 06-09-2013 10:45 AM

    Mumbai: Singer Sonu Nigam will be seen with megastar Amitabh Bachchan in the opening act of the seventh edition of game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC). Sonu, 40, will belt out some hit numbers while Big B will jive to its beats. "With the incomparable Sonu Nigam and the fluidity...
  • Jatt Airways: Sonu Nigam begins his innings in Punjabi films 10-08-2013 01:43 PM

    Chandigarh: Singer Sonu Nigam made his Punjab film industry debut with a track in the upcoming movie 'Jatt Airways'. "Sonu Nigam sung number 'So Haseen' picturised on foreign beach," director Harjit Ricky told media during the release of music album of his film here today. He said that it was...
  • Happy 40th Birthday Sonu Nigam: The singer's best songs 30-07-2013 11:20 AM

    New Delhi: He has ruled the charts for almost 2 decades. Singer Sonu Nigam rose to fame after a brief stint on television. While he initially began his career by singing Mohammad Rafi at various shows, Sonu first tasted success with the song 'Achha Sila Diya Tune'. Subhash Ghai's 'Pardes'...
  • 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' Music Review: It's high on Punjabi flavour 13-05-2013 10:00 AM

    Music Directors: Sharib-Toshi Singers: Rahul Seth, Sanchita Bhattacharya, Sukhwinder Singh, Shankar Mahadevan, Mika Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, Sonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan, Diljit Dosanjh, Sachinn Gupta, Dharmendra, and Suzzanne D'Mello Rating: 2.5 If the theme of director Sangeeth Sivan's forthcoming movie 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' has a strong Punjabi flavour, its soundtrack...
  • Sonu Nigam's 4-year-old son sings 'Kolaveri Di' 05-12-2011 03:21 PM

    New Delhi: Tamil actor Dhanush has stiff competition for his hit song 'Why this Kolaveri Di' - from playback singer Sonu Nigam's four years old son Nevaan. The pint-sized singer has modified the song to add new lyrics and his version is getting as much attention as the one sung...
  • Stars shine at Global Indian Music Awards 23-09-2011 12:08 PM

    Stars like Shah Rukh Khan and big names from the music industry like Sonu Nigam and Shaan were present at the Global Indian Music Awards. ...
  • Bollywood hails Anna Hazare's victory 28-08-2011 03:37 PM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare ended his 12-day fast on Sunday morning and a lot of Bollywood celebrities - from megastar Amitabh Bachchan to social activist-actress Shabana Azmi - expressed their, happiness calling it "a moment of greatest pride" and "a new beginning". Hazare, who began his fast on August 16th...
  • Sonu Nigam sings at Ramlila Maidan for Hazare 27-08-2011 06:21 PM

    New Delhi: Singer Sonu Nigam expressed his support for Anna Hazare and his fight against corruption by singing the hymn "Vaishnav jan to" at the Ramlila Maidan on Saturday. He says meeting the social activist was an exhilarating experience for him. Dressed casually in a white shirt and a pair...
  • I need some 'my' time says Sonu Nigam 29-07-2011 10:44 PM

    Mumbai: Singer Sonu Nigam, who has been in the industry for almost two decades and will celebrate his 38th birthday on Saturday, says his resolution is to take time off and invest in his personal life. "I'll be in Nairobi on my birthday because I have a concert there. My...