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  • Madonna accused of using Hebdo's name to promote album 'Rebel Heart' January 10, 2015

    Los Angeles: Singer Madonna has been accused by many online commentators of using the Paris terrorist attack to promote her album 'Rebel Heart'. The 56-year-old posted a series of photographs to her Instagram page to offer support after 12 people were killed in the gun attack on French satirical magazine Charlie...
  • Cameroon's Alex Song retires from international football January 7, 2015

    London: Cameroon and West Ham midfielder Alex Song has retired from international football after his exclusion from his country's Africa Cup of Nations squad. Song announced on photo-sharing online platform Instagram on Tuesday: "I have taken the decision to retire from International football." "Since the World Cup in the summer and...
  • Hit play, never stop: The hottest party playlist to rock the floor tonight December 31, 2014

    As the year draws to an end, we bring to you the hottest party playlist to make your last day of the year more happening. Get ready to groove and ring in the New Year with these tracks. ...
  • Lady Gaga clicks 50 selfies for a Japanese cosmetic brand December 31, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Lady Gaga has been signed as the new face of cosmetic brand Shiseido's 2015 New Year's campaign and has also shot 50 selfies. According to WWD, Gaga has shot 50 selfies which will be published in various Japanese newspapers during the first week of 2015. The bulk of...
  • 'My Birthday Song' navigates the space between real and surrealism, says director Samir Soni December 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor-turned-director Samir Soni is currently busy shooting his directorial debut 'My Birthday Song' in the capital with actor Sanjay Suri in the lead role. The crew of the film, co-produced by Soni and Suri under the latter's Kahwa banner, shot some scenes in south Delhi and Defence Colony...
  • Yearender 2014: 25 best Bollywood songs of the year December 14, 2014

    2014 was an interesting year in terms of different genres of songs that we got to hear. As the year draws to its end, we give you a quick lowdown on the most popular songs of 2014. Enjoy. ...
  • Ed Sheeran: I just wasn't born with the James Bond voice December 13, 2014

    London: Singer Ed Sheeran says he would love to record the 'James Bond' theme but feels his voice will not suit the song. The 23-year-old singer said he is hopeful of getting ready to sing for the 'Bond' film in another 10 years, reported Contactmusic. "I'd love to do a James...
  • Lata Mangeshkar proud of collaborating with sister Asha Bhosle after 30 years December 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar is looking forward to the audiences' reaction to her new album 'Mein Hawaa', in which she has collaborated with her sister Asha Bhosle after three decades. Lata is producing 'Mein Hawaa' under her label LM Music. Asha and Shaan have sung for the album, which marks...
  • I'm just like anybody else, insecure and scared of looking bad: Miranda Lambert December 10, 2014

    London: Country singer Miranda Lambert has praised husband Blake Shelton for making her happy. The country singing duo have been married since 2011 and are still going strong, reported Digital Spy. "I'm not sunshine and roses. Blake's the happiest person on the planet. He pulls me out of my darkness... Literally...
  • 'Thandi hawaien' to 'Haseen wadiyan': 10 'cool' songs that would melt your heart December 3, 2014

    The nip is in the air as the Indian sub-continent says goodbye to the sweltering heat that roasts most of its citizens. The weather suddenly seems to transform into a hill-station, bringing back memories of our visit or our fantasy to be on the hills. Sifting through the song collection...
  • It was wonderful working with Anurag Kashyap in 'Ugly', says music composer GV Prakash Kumar November 29, 2014

    Chennai: Southern composer G.V Prakash Kumar, who has worked with Anurag Kashyap in both parts of 'Gangs of Wasseypur', has made his Hindi singing debut with the filmmaker's upcoming psychological thriller 'Ugly'. Prakash, nephew of A.R Rahman, has also composed the music for the film. "It was wonderful working with Anurag in...
  • Madonna's latest album 'Rebel Heart' leaks online November 29, 2014

    London: Singer Madonna's latest track 'Rebel heart' has leaked online, and fans are less than impressed with the song. Madonna has been hashtagging #rebelheart in her Instagram photos for months. The track was produced by Swedish DJ Avicii and recorded around March. A Twitter account named @RebelHeartLeak claimed it would be leaking...
  • Watch: AR Rahman talks about working with Rajinikanth on 'Lingaa' November 22, 2014

    Be it songs like 'Mona Gasolina' and 'En Mannavaa', the soundtrack of 'Lingaa' is already making news. Catch Oscar-winning music composer AR Rahman talk about his music in Rajinikanth's eagerly-awaited film 'Lingaa'. ...
  • Watch: Emraan Hashmi tries his best to woo girls in the new song from 'Ungli' November 12, 2014

    Those who watched the last episode of 'Satyamev Jayate' would remember how Aamir Khan slammed those who objectify women in Bollywood films. So yes, while most of us aren't comfortable with the idea of equating a woman's worth with her appearance, songs implying the same continue to be used. And...
  • People have used me to make money: Mohit Chauhan October 30, 2014

    Singer Mohit Chauhan has had a busy work schedule for months now. From composing music to attending film festivals and performing live at concerts, it hasn't been easy for Mohit to extricate himself from all the work he has been involved in. But juggling professional and personal life has thankfully...
  • 'Selfie Pulla': Ilayathalapathy Vijay and Samantha sing, dance, pout and take selfies in this song from 'Kaththi' October 18, 2014

    How long have you been waiting for more videos, trailers and other stuff about AR Murugadoss' upcoming film 'Kaththi'? After the kick-ass teaser released a few weeks ago, the makers of 'Kaththi' have teased their fans with a 40-second song promo for 'Selfie Pulla'. Penned by Madhan Karky and music composed...
  • Watch: Ilayathalapathy Vijay and Samantha sing and skip in the open brown fields in 'Aathi' song promo from 'Kaththi' October 17, 2014

    How long have you been waiting for more videos, trailers and other stuff about AR Murugadoss' upcoming film 'Kaththi'? After the kick-ass teaser released a few weeks ago, the makers of 'Kaththi' have teased their fans with a 40-second song promo for 'Aathi'.Penned by Pa Vijay and music composed by...
  • ISL: Atletico de Kolkata launches theme song October 10, 2014

    Kolkata: Atletico de Kolkata on Friday launched their theme song sung by leading Indian playback singer Arijit Singh. The peppy three minute 48 seconds number "Fatafati football, let's do some hattagol" (let's play football and make some noise) is composed by Arindam Chatterjee while Prosen and Savvy have penned the lyrics. The...
  • 'In aankhon ki masti' to 'Pardesiya': On Rekha's 60th birthday, her top 10 songs October 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Evergreen actress Rekha turned 60 Friday and it was time to revisit some of the most popular songs picturised on the diva. Here are the 10 best songs from her hit and not-so-hit movies: In aankhon ki masti: Take any of the sparkling royal gems from Muzaffar Ali's 'Umrao Jaan',...
  • Iran suspends sentences for participants in 'Happy' video October 2, 2014

    Tehran: Iranian authorities have suspended for three years the tough sentences handed to seven Iranian youths who filmed a video dancing to Pharrell Williams' "Happy". The sentence, which included three years in jail, 91 lashes and a fine, will be definitively lifted if the group stays free from "intentional criminal activity",...
  • Amitabh Bachchan praises Farhan Akhtar's new song on women's rights September 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has joined the list of admirers of actor Farhan Akhtar's latest song championing women empowerment. Farhan has collaborated with music composer duo Salim-Sulaiman on the single 'Chulein Aasman' for his social campaign MARD (Men Against Rape and Discrimination), launched in 2013. The song speaks about the importance...
  • Watch: 'Kill Dil' title track exudes a '70s vibe with Ranveer Singh and Ali Zafar channelling Jai-Veeru from 'Sholay' September 25, 2014

    All those missing Govinda's '90s moves will smile with glee, for the actor gets to wear white pants, dance and laugh maniacally in the song. Sung by Sonu Nigam and Shankar Mahadevan, the song also features the iconic yodeling, reminiscent of Bollywood's '70s era and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • 'Aaja Mere Twitter Te': Daler Mehndi's new song on social media is unintentionally hilarious September 20, 2014

    Daler Mehndi seems to have joined the party late. The popular Punjabi singer recently became a rather unlikely champion of social media, asking his fans to follow him on Twitter and on Facebook, in the song 'Aaja Mere Twitter Te'. The video, uploaded on his official channel on YouTube on September...
  • 'Bang Bang' title song: Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif pay homage to '90s pop music and dance moves September 18, 2014

    Stop whatever you're doing. You NEED to see this. The title track from the upcoming film 'Bang Bang' is too awesome for words. With '90s inspired pop beats, music composers Vishal and Shekhar have kept the song funky, edgy and tasteful. Roshan and Kaif also display great chemistry as they...
  • Watch: 'Proper patola' singer Diljit Dosanjh's new song 'This Singh is so stylish' celebrates all things Punjabi September 17, 2014

    For all those who loved Punjabi singer Diljit Dosanjh's 2012 cult hit 'Proper patola', are in for a treat. The singer, who enjoys a cult fan following in North India, has come out with a new song 'This Singh is so stylish', featuring Ikka. With lyrics that clearly celebrate the...
  • Apple offers users option to delete free U2 album following complaints September 16, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple on Monday began helping people boot U2 off their iTunes accounts after a cacophony of complaints about not wanting the automatically downloaded free album by the Irish rock band. U2 performed at the close of an Apple event last week marked by the unveiling of new largescreen iPhones,...
  • Today's compositions lack melody; it is only about rhythm now, don't like them: Asha Bhosle September 15, 2014

    Kolkata: Fondly recalling memories of recording classics with late husband and noted composer Rahul Dev Burman, evergreen singer Asha Bhosle Monday said she is not fond of current songs as they largely cater to masses who prefer rhythm over melody. "I don't like them. The current situation is such that everybody...