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  • Honey Singh: I'm the victim of a smear campaign January 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Bhangra-pop singer-rapper Honey Singh claims he is a victim of a vicious smear campaign launched by his rivals to finish off his rising career as India's foremost live entertainer. Shaken and nonplussed, Honey didn't know what hit him when, on Monday hours before the new year was ushered in with...
  • Honey Singh controversy sparks language debate January 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Public protests might have forced the cancellation of Punjabi rap singer Honey Singh's New Year's evening concert in Gurgaon, but the controversy has now sparked off a debate on the kind of language used in popular culture. ...
  • UP IPS officer defends FIR against Honey Singh January 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Even though his fans may have been dejected, Uttar Pradesh IPS officer Amitabh Thakur has defended his FIR against Punjabi rapper Honey Singh for offensive songs, saying that he should be punished for his obscene anti-women lyrics. The singer's New Year concert at a Gurgaon hotel was cancelled...
  • Rapper Honey Singh's show cancelled over lewd lyrics December 31, 2012

    Gurgaon: The Bristol Hotel in Gurgaon has cancelled rapper Honey Singh's event that was planned for the New Year's evening after there was an outrage over offensive lyrics of his songs. An FIR was also lodged in Lucknow against the popular Punjabi singer. At least two songs by the rapper have...