- Jul 29, 2015 18:51 IST
Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai singer Badshah says he is happy for the popularity of rap in the country but wants the genre to grow further and not fade away. The Get Up Jawani crooner says Bollywood has come up with a "whole new genre" of rap music and it should be aptly called pop rap or Bollywood rap.
- Jul 29, 2015 18:14 IST
Amidst confusion about copyrights for music, representatives of two governing bodies -- Phonographic Performance Limited (PPL) and Indian Performing Right Society Limited (IPRS) -- explain why it is important to get your licences in place before using someone's music for entertainment on a public platform.
- Jul 29, 2015 17:20 IST
Kailash Kher may not have been a regular DU student, but he has no qualms now after he was invited as a motivational speaker in several institutes. He also talks about his experience of singing for Baahubali.
- Jul 29, 2015 14:27 IST
The songs sung by Krishna Kumar Kunnath, popular as KK, have been picturised on Bollywood stars like Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan. The singer who has sung for Salman Khan in four films, including the latest blockbuster Bajrangi Bhaijaan, says he doesn't want his voice to be attached to just one actor.
- Jul 28, 2015 18:56 IST
Rahul Ram, vocalist and bassist of long-running folk rock band Indian Ocean feels Bollywood has changed and is "purely money-driven industry". The constantly evolving musical landscape of Hindi film industry doesn't impress him much.
- Jul 28, 2015 16:46 IST
First the teasers raised expectations, like all good teasers. And now we have the real thing: Singer Nicki Minaj and her singer boyfriend Meek Mill, in the latter's new song, All Eyes On You. Now, one thing stands out in the video shot in a large house: A liberal dose of PDA, in a song that also features singers Chris Brown.
- Jul 27, 2015 18:00 IST
Jennifer Lopez is one of the sexiest women alive, no doubt but at instances such as this one, she makes us wonder why are we even considering others?
- Jul 27, 2015 08:44 IST
The brief, chaotic life of Bobbi Kristina Brown, who died on Sunday, was never really her own. Born and raised in the shadow of fame and litigation, shattered by the loss of her mother, Whitney Houston, Bobbi was overwhelmed by the achievements and demons of others before she could begin to figure out who she was.
- Jul 27, 2015 07:12 IST
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of the late singer-actor Whitney Houston and R and B singer Bobby Brown, has died, about seven months after suffering irreversible brain damage in an incident at her suburban Atlanta home, a representative of the Houston family has said.
- Jul 26, 2015 12:43 IST
Shy, affable and grounded, Amrinder Gill almost makes you forget that one is in conversation with top star of the Punjabi industry. Born in Amritsar, the actor-singer’s talent has a unique charm that has captivated Punjabis across the world. Gearing up for the release of his next film ‘Angrej’, HT spoke to him about the film, what makes it unique, the latest music trends and more.
- Jul 26, 2015 12:41 IST
Popular Punjabi musician Daler Mehndi, who recently told us that he is working on an album after nearly a decade, is busy shooting a music video for his upcoming song, Dum Ba Dum, for the same album in Bangkok.
- Jul 25, 2015 18:35 IST
Singer Adnan Sami might have had a turbulent personal life, but he says that his wife Roya Faryabi has always stood by him and never run away from his problems. The 45-year-old singer went through two unsuccessful marriages. Adnan and Roya got married in 2010.
- Jul 25, 2015 16:04 IST
The Fender Stratocaster guitar that Bob Dylan used at the Newport Folk Festival, Rhode Island in America 50 years ago is back in Newport. Dylan used the electric guitar in his performance on July 25, 1965, when he strode on stage in a leather jacket and launched into the song Maggie's Farm.
- Jul 25, 2015 09:16 IST
From giving musicians that electric live-stage experience to acoustic consultancy, the city's jam pads provide aspiring bands with valuable services
- Jul 24, 2015 16:54 IST
Popular sitarist Anoushka Shankar says that it was tough coming into her own as an artiste owing to her legendary dad’s heritage; talks about what made her come up with an Indian classical music album after several years.