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  • Steven Tyler is all praises for Indian music 21-05-2011 11:30 AM

    You know him as a rock icon, famous for his on-stage antics, powerful voice and signature screams. But there are things about Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler that only a few know of - that he heard Indian musician Ravi Shankar as a teenager and finds joy in his children's laughter...
  • Lady Gaga to perform at Cannes film fest 11-05-2011 01:10 PM

    Pop star Lady Gaga is set to perform at the Cannes International Film Festival in France. Gaga is in the country to promote her upcoming album Born This Way. She will perform on the opening day at the famous Boulevard de la Croisette for a special show, which will be...
  • Katy Perry turns to Hindu meditation 11-05-2011 12:18 PM

    Singer Katy Perry meditates to stay relaxed and says her comedian husband Russell Brand, who is into Hindu practices, introduced her to it. "I come from a very non-accepting family, but I'm very accepting. Russell is into Hinduism, and I'm not (really) involved in it. He meditates in the morning...
  • Enrique Iglesias the big winner at Latin music awards 30-04-2011 10:56 AM

    Spanish pop star Enrique Iglesias was the big winner at the Billboard Latin Music Awards held in Miami, taking home nine prizes including Latin Artist of the Year. Runner-up to Iglesias in the number of awards won was Colombia's Shakira with six, while newcomer Prince Royce and Aventura took four...
  • Coldplay to perform at 2012 Olympics? 09-04-2011 12:19 PM

    Rock band Coldplay might perform at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics to be held in London. The prestigious sports event is slated for July 27-Aug 12, 2012, and Coldplay is at the top of the organiser's wish-list of acts for the opening gala, reports contactmusic.com. "Coldplay are the...
  • Stefani donates $1 mn to Japan relief 24-03-2011 12:30 PM

    Singer Gwen Stefani has donated $1 million for relief efforts in Japan. She will also sell a limited edition of T-shirts to raise more money. Contactmusic.com reports that Stefani has given the amount to Save the Children's Japan Earthquake-Tsunami Children in Emergency Fund. "I've been inspired by Japan for many...
  • Bryan Adams to be a dad? 14-03-2011 12:47 PM

    Rock singer Bryan Adams is reportedly set to become a father for the first time, says a report. The 51-year-old is said to be expecting a baby with his personal assistant, Alicia Grimaldi, reports a website. "Bryan's personal assistant, Alicia Grimaldi, is expecting his baby in May," said rocker's friend...
  • Diddy is the wealthiest hip-hop artist 11-03-2011 02:41 PM

    Rapper Sean 'Diddy' Combs is the wealthiest hip-hop singer with a fortune of $475 million, heading the Forbes magazine's new list. In list of the wealthiest hip-hop artists, 'Diddy' sits at the top beating Jay-Z who has an estimated wealth of $450 million, reports Contactmusic.com His net worth is attributed...
  • Bollywood goes balle balle 09-03-2011 11:35 AM

    It makes you dance, it makes you sing, and it makes a great business idea in Bollywood. Punjabi music has taken the Hindi film industry by storm and is a sure-shot way to recover costs, say industry experts. Punjabi numbers like Sadi galli, Rola pe gaya, Laung da lashkara and...
  • Rihanna goes naked 04-03-2011 11:16 AM

    Singer Rihanna posed naked for an advertisement to mark the 100 years of cosmetic brand. The "Umbrella" singer sports her trademark red hair and covered her modesty with her arms in the advertisement, reports thesun.co.uk. Rihanna has been enjoying herself in Australia. She took out time to buy lingerie in...
  • Sonu Niigam cancels foreign trip for ailing mom 24-02-2011 04:32 PM

    Playback singer Sonu Niigaam's has put on hold his album, which he was supposed to compose with an American composer, because he wants to be with his mother Shobha who has been diagnosed with cancer. "Unfortunately my mother was diagnosed with the fourth stage of cancer in December (last year)....
  • Jackson's death controversy continues... 21-02-2011 11:30 AM

    Michael Jackson's children refuse to believe that their father died of a heart attack because he used to say his doctor, Conrad Murray, was the best on earth, says a report. MJ's former nanny, Grace Rwaramba, spoke with LAPD investigators in the months after Michael died and explained how Murray...
  • Lady Gaga's bizzare style statement... 16-02-2011 11:03 AM

    Singer Lady Gaga, who gets as bizarre as it can with her dressing, pushed the envelope too far with her make-up by sporting flesh-coloured spikes on her face. The singer appeared on Jay Leno's popular chat show with her face covered in flesh-coloured spikes that look like sub-dermal implants -...
  • Singer Shania Twain marries on New Year's day 03-01-2011 11:18 AM

    Singer Shania Twain walked down the aisle with fiance Frederic Thiebaud in Puerto Rico on New Year's day. "They were married at sunset in front of 40 of their closest family and friends," people.com quoted Twain's representative as saying. The couple got engaged two months ago after dating for over...
  • Ricky Martin more creative after sexuality revelation 15-09-2010 12:46 PM

    Desmond Chil says, "I'm really excited about the music, the content, because the revelations unleashed his creativity and the scope of what he can sing about and say and do," a website quoted Child as saying. "Once he opened that door a floodgate of energy and creativity just really exploded,"...
  • Who was Michael Jackson hiding from? 12-08-2010 03:35 PM

    London: Pop superstar Michael Jackson once hid in a secret underground tunnel at a concert to avoid talking to his staff, according to his voice coach. ~Yvie Burnett, who tutored Leona Lewis when she won Britain's The X Factor in 2006, worked with the Thriller hit maker during a tour...
  • Lady Gaga's new boyfriend caught cheating on her 12-08-2010 03:34 PM

    London: Just days after reuniting with on-off boyfriend Luc Carl, popstar Lady Gaga has discovered that he is cheating on her with his ex-girlfriend. The 'Pokerface' hitmaker is devastated after discovering that the barman lied to her about breaking up with his ex-girlfriend, reported Daily Mail online. Lady Gaga was...
  • Robbie Williams to wed longtime girlfriend 06-08-2010 12:51 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer Robbie Williams is reportedly getting married to longtime girlfriend Ayda Field on Saturday. The couple will exchange wedding vows in an intimate ceremony on an island off Los Angeles, the island of Santa Catalina, reports aceshowbiz.com. However, Williams Take That bandmates, Gary Barlow, Mark Owen, Jason Orange...
  • MJ's unheard songs set for November release 02-08-2010 05:37 PM

    Toronto: A posthumous album featuring 10 never-before-heard songs from the King of Pop Michael Jackson is set for a November release. At the time of his death, Jackson had reportedly left hard drives filled with previously unreleased music. His former manager Frank DiLeo estimates Jackson's vaults contain more than 100...
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