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  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Arijit Singh is leading the Best Playback Singer (Male) category 11-02-2014 05:47 PM

    New Delhi: 'Aashiqui 2' ruled the charts all of 2013. The soulful numbers struck a chord with all age groups and became a part of everyone's playlist last year. So it isn't surprising to see singer Arijit Singh leading the poll of Best Playback Singer (Male) category. Singh, who has...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Playback Singer (Female) 26-01-2014 02:37 PM

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Manna Dey hospitalized, undergoing dialysis 19-09-2013 01:48 PM

    Bangalore: Legendary playback singer Manna Dey has been hospitalised here and is undergoing dialysis, a Narayana Hrudayalaya hospital spokesperson said Thursday, adding he will be kept under observation for some time. "He was admitted last Thursday due to respiratory and kidney problems. He was put on ventilator when he arrived...
  • Legendary singer Shamshad Begum dies at 94 24-04-2013 10:22 AM

    New Delhi: Legendary singer Shamshad Begum, one of the first playback singers in the Hindi film industry and voice behind hit songs like 'Mere Piya Gaye Rangoon', 'Kabhi Aar Kabhi Paar' and 'Kajra Mohabbat Wala', has died at her Mumbai residence. She was 94. "She was not keeping well for...
  • Veteran singer S Janaki celebrates her 75th birthday today 23-04-2013 06:35 PM

    Veteran playback singer S Janaki, who is also known as 'The Nightingale of the South', celebrates her 75th birthday today. She has enthralled the South and Bollywood audience all through her career spanning over 56 years, with many memorable songs. She has been recently in news for rejecting the Padma...
  • Veteran playback singer PB Srinivas passes away 14-04-2013 10:23 PM

    Chennai: Veteran playback singer PB Srinivas passed away earlier on Sunday. 82-year-old Srinivas had lent his voice in all four South Indian languages besides Hindi. The octogenarian was the playback singer of Kannada superstar Rajkumar and Tamil veteran Gemini Ganesan. Srinivas is survived by two sons and daughter. In fact,...
  • Asha Bhosle gets Akshaya Mohanty Samman 10-10-2011 12:13 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Playback singer Asha Bhosle, whose melodies have enchanted several generations of music lovers in the country, has been selected for the prestigious Akshaya Mohanty Samman for 2011 in recognition of her outstanding contribution in the field of music. The award comprising a cash prize of Rs one lakh and...
  • New voice on B'wood block: Hamsika Iyer 09-02-2008 07:02 PM

    Lahore: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq believes only political intervention can lead to a resumption of bilateral cricket ties with India and open the doors for his country's players in the lucrative IPL and Champions League Twenty20. In an interview to Geo Super channel, the batsman said he found it frustrating that...