Ram Sampath

  • AR Rahman: Excited to be a part of Coke Studio@MTV Season 3 August 2, 2013

    Mumbai: After successful seasons of Coke Studio @MTV being liked by the audience, the popular music show is back with its third season. The new season was launched by Sukhwinder Singh, lyricist Prasoon Joshi, Papon, Salim-Sulaiman, AR Rahman, Clinton Cerejo, Hishesh Soni, and Bollywood actors Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan and Sidhartha...
  • The music of 'Fukrey' is killer, says Pulkit Samrat June 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Music pulls in the audience for films, and actor Pulkit Samrat gives full credit to composer Ram Sampath for creating 'killer' tunes for the forthcoming movie 'Fukrey'. He calls Sampath a 'genius'. "(The music of the film) is killer. Ram Sampath is a genius," Pulkit said here Friday on the sidelines...
  • Pulkit Samrat: Ram Sampath is a genius June 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Music pulls in the audience for films, and actor Pulkit Samrat gives full credit to composer Ram Sampath for creating "killer" tunes for the forthcoming movie 'Fukrey'. He calls Sampath a "genius". "(The music of the film) is killer. Ram Sampath is a genius," Pulkit said here Friday on the...
  • 'Fukrey' Music Review: It's a young and vibrant album May 19, 2013

    Music Director: Ram Sampath Singers: Amjad Bagadwa, Ram Sampath, Yash Divecha, Vrashal Chavan, Mika Singh, Tarannum Malik Rating: 3 out of 5 The music album of director Mrighdeep Singh Lamba's 'Fukrey' has six tracks. Simple and sweet, the tracks are high on fun and entertainment quotient. Ithas its setbacks, but does not disappoint. In...
  • 'Aurangzeb' Music Review: Hear it for its interesting songs May 5, 2013

    Music Directors: Amartya Rahut and Vipin Mishra Singers: Sasheh Agha, Ram Sampath, Keerthi Sagathia, K. Mohan, Marianne D'Cruz Aiman, Vipin Mishra. The music album of director Atul Sabharwal's debut movie 'Aurangzeb', a crime thriller, has five tracks and its four musical versions. The compositions are interesting and centred around power, which is...
  • 'Talaash' Music Review: Beats overshadow the voices October 31, 2012

    Music Director: Ram Sampath Lyricist: Javed Akhtar Singers: Suman Sridhar, Vishal Dadlani, Sona Mahapatra, Ravindra Upadhyay and Ram Sampath Rating: 3 out of 5 Ram Sampath, who entertained music lovers with the quirky and peppy numbers in 'Delhi Belly', has composed for 'Talaash' five original tracks and one remix, with the lyrics being...
  • Palash Sen sues 'Satyamev Jayate' for plagiarism May 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan's new TV show 'Satyamev Jayate' has managed to fetch accolades from all quarters of the society, but singer-composer Palash Sen of the band Euphoria is not happy about it. Palash Sen has accused the music composer of the title track of 'Satyamev Jayate' of stealing tunes from...
  • Music composers unhappy with court ruling on rights August 3, 2011

    The Bombay High Court ruling that music companies own the rights has composers and lyricists up in arms. ...
  • Royalty issue: Composers unhappy with verdict August 3, 2011

    Mumbai: Composers and lyricists like Javed Akhtar, Vishal Bhardwaj and Ram Sampath on Tuesday expressed resentment over a recent Bombay High Court ruling that FM channels don't have to pay separate royalties to composers and lyricists for broadcasting their songs. "I don't know how the case was fought, the arguments that...
  • Court issues notices to Aamir, censor board July 25, 2011

    Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court on Monday issued notices to Bollywood actor-filmmaker Aamir Khan and two others in connection with the public exhibition of an objectionable song in his latest production venture "Delhi Belly", a lawyer said. While hearing a public interest litigation, seeking a ban on showing the controversial song...
  • Sampath hits back at Sinha for slamming 'DK Bose' June 6, 2011

    Mumbai: Composer Ram Sampath and Ra.One director Anubhav Sinha are engaged in war of words - the latter slammed Sampath's song "DK Bose" from Delhi Belly by calling it "unfit" and the music director retorted by labelling Sinha a hypocrite. Sinha, who has previously made films like Tum Bin, Tathasthu and...
  • Calling the tune: Indian composer to re-do 2 INXS songs July 15, 2008

    Mumbai: There's much more to musician Ram Sampath than his copyright spat with well-known filmmaker Rakesh Roshan and his composer brother Rajesh. He is now collaborating with the Australian rock band INXS for two songs. INXS has asked him to re-do two of its tracks, God's top 10 and Devil's party. "It's...
  • Krazzy 4 released with original soudtrack April 11, 2008

    New Delhi Rakesh Roshan's Krazzy 4 hit the theatres on Friday after the Roshans and Ram Sampath reached a Rs 2 crore out-of-court settlement on Thursday. The matter was brought up in the Bombay High Court when music composer Ram Sampath levelled allegations of plagiarism against the filmmakers, for lifting...
  • Krazzy row over but court makes 'lifting' tough April 11, 2008

    Mumbai: "I want to tell Roshan ji, don’t worry the film will release tomorrow with the songs. “This is what item girl Rakhi Sawant said about the Krazzy 4 early on Thursday morning. And her words seemed quite prophetic. But while the film will release on Friday with its soundtrack intact,...
  • Two Krazzy 4 songs plagiarised: Bombay HC April 10, 2008

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court ruled on Thursday that two songs in forthcoming Hindi film Krazzy4 are a copy of earlier compositions by jingle composer Ram Sampath and restrained producer Rakesh Roshan from releasing the movie with the songs. Ad jingle composer Ram Sampath had sued the makers of Krazzy...
  • Krazzy! First music and now even the plot is a copy April 10, 2008

    Mumbai: Music composer Ram Sampath has moved court asking for Rs 2 crore as damages from the team behind Krazzy 4 for copying his tune to compose four tracks from the film. However, Sampath refused to comment on the issue saying the “matter is sub-judice.” And it's not just the music....