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21 Jan 2022


Grammy-winning rockstar Meat Loaf dies at 74. Rest in peace!

Renowned singer and actor Meat Loaf, who created the legendary album Bat Out Of Hell, is no longer among us, his family has confirmed in a social media post.

11 Aug 2021


Badshah releases new version of 'Bachpan ka Pyaar'

Rapper Badshah on Wednesday unveiled his latest song, a version of Bachpan ka Pyaar, featuring the internet sensation Sahdev Dirdo.

05 Jul 2021


Lana Del Rey postpones 'Blue Banisters' release, shares cover art

American singer/songwriter Lana Del Rey had announced in April that she will be releasing her next album, titled Blue Banisters, on July 4—Independence Day in the United States.

27 Jun 2021


Pritam to headline music in Luv Ranjan's next starring Ranbir-Shraddha

Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor's first onscreen pairing in Luv Ranjan's next film has received its music composer in the form of Pritam.

25 Jun 2021

Ed Sheeran

'Bad Habits' video has Ed Sheeran creating his vampire saga

Ed Sheeran's comeback had to be epic and with Bad Habits, it's pretty much that.

21 Jun 2021

Sonu Nigam

World Music Day: Reliving good-ol' days with '90s Indie songs

We '90s and '00s kids did not have memes to entertain us, but witnessing the rise of Indie-pop songs, and listening to their melodious tunes was a great pastime.

21 Jun 2021


'Your Choice' review: K-pop group SEVENTEEN hits 'Home-run' again!

Popular Korean band SEVENTEEN became quadruple-million-seller with their eighth mini-album, Your Choice, today.

11 Jun 2021

Music Review

Maroon-5 'Jordi' review: Generic tracks rehashed, solely for ardent fans

Maroon 5 stans eagerly waited for Jordi, but sadly, it falls short, in a lot of places.

08 Jun 2021

Jay Z

Mariah Carey leaves Jay-Z's Roc Nation, talks about 'explosive situation'

Recently, internet was buzzing with the news about Mariah Carey quitting Jay-Z's management company Roc Nation after an "explosive meeting" with him.

27 May 2021

New York City

After a long wait, Tony Awards finally have a date

At last, we have a date for the much-awaited Tony Awards!

26 May 2021

Grammy Awards

Bruno Mars becomes first-ever artist with five diamond certified singles

Looks like there's no stopping Bruno Mars!

10 May 2021


Happy Birthday Bono: The incredible journey of the U2 rockstar

It's the 61st birthday of Paul David Hewson today.

09 May 2021

Music Concert

Review: Coldplay's single 'Higher Power' is out of this world

Coldplay fans finally got to hear their new single Higher Power, and we can all agree that another masterpiece has arrived.

30 Apr 2021

Taylor Swift

Billboard Music Awards 2021: Grammy snub The Weeknd leads nominations

Nominations for the Billboard Music Awards 2021 were announced recently, and interestingly, Grammy snub The Weeknd got the maximum taps.

24 Apr 2021


Udit Narayan reveals Shravan Rathod attended Kumbh Mela

Veteran singer Udit Narayan is in severe grief after losing close friend music composer Shravan Rathod to COVID-19 a few days back.

22 Apr 2021


Famed qawwali singer Farid Sabri of Sabri Brothers passes away

Renowned qawwali singer Farid Sabri of the Sabri Brothers duo breathed his last yesterday. He was 58.

16 Apr 2021


Did Shaan take indirect dig at Yo Yo Honey Singh?

Popular playback singer Shaan recently spoke on how standard of music in the entertainment industry is stooping low by every passing day.

27 Mar 2021


BTS' new track releasing on April 2, Japanese album next

South Korean boyband BTS will be greeting their fans with new music soon.

26 Mar 2021

Pakistan News

Pakistani band Strings breaks up after 33 glorious years

Bilal Maqsood and Faisal Kapadia, who shot to fame as the band Strings, have decided to part ways. The Pakistani band announced the decision on Thursday, thereby breaking the hearts of hundreds of fans.

07 Feb 2021


BTS costumes from hit single 'Dynamite' auctioned off for $162,500

BTS is a gold mine of a pop sensation in the sense that whatever the band leaves its imprints on becomes highly valuable.

26 Jan 2021

Taylor Swift

'Evermore' review: Taylor Swift's lyrical sweetener helps catch your breath

New music in a disastrous year like 2020 felt like a miracle.

14 Jan 2021

Bob Dylan

Shakira sells 145-song robust back catalog to Hipgnosis Songs Fund

Shakira has sold her back catalog consisting of 145 songs, which are either in English or Latin.

06 Jan 2021


Tiger Shroff shares first look of new music video, 'Casanova'

Bollywood star Tiger Shroff, loved by fans for his killer dance moves and daredevil stunts, is all set to treat them with another exciting song titled Casanova.

03 Jan 2021

Justin Bieber

Avril Lavigne is making music with Machine Gun Kelly

Let Go of the Complicated 2020 because The Best Damn Thing will be 2021, promises Avril Lavigne!

31 Dec 2020

Health & Wellness

Scientists develop a new method for visualizing breath

A new method for visualizing the air exhaled while someone is speaking or singing could shed light on how diseases such as COVID-19 spread and can help evaluate the effectiveness of face masks, according to a study.

17 Nov 2020


Sonu Nigam does not want son to become a singer

Singer Sonu Nigam, who never shies away from speaking his mind, recently opened up about his son's career plans.

11 Aug 2020


Amid coronavirus pandemic, MTV VMA 2020 to be held outdoors

Take a note, folks! Due to the threat posed by the novel coronavirus, the MTV Video Music Awards 2020 will happen outdoors.

19 Jun 2020


You might soon hear about suicides in music industry: Sonu

In the wake of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic demise, singer Sonu Nigam put out a video blog, thereby making some serious revelations about how the music fraternity works and requesting major music labels to be more compassionate towards newcomers.

17 Mar 2020


How to set up a basic recording studio at home

Are you a budding music producer, voice-over artist or a YouTuber, and are tired of the endless hassles of renting out a professional recording studio? We feel you.

05 Feb 2019

Shankar Mahadevan

Promote Indian music instead of western in schools: Shankar Mahadevan

Noted Bollywood composer and singer Shankar Mahadevan has rued that English music is being taught in some schools of the country instead of the Indian classical music.

19 Dec 2018


#MeToo: Sonu Nigam defends Anu Malik against sexual harassment allegations

Singer Sonu Nigam has come out in support of his music director friend Anu Malik, who was accused of sexual misconduct by several women.

19 Dec 2018


American rapper T-Pain accused of copying 'Tum Hi Ho' tune

The Bollywood music industry has often found itself in a spot for plagiarizing world music.

17 Dec 2018


Renowned classical singer Pandit Arun Bhaduri passes away at 75

Renowned classical singer Pandit Arun Bhaduri passed away at a city hospital in Kolkata this morning after a prolonged illness.

23 Nov 2018

Cannes Film Festival

Noted classical musician Ustad Imrat Khan dies at 83

Classical music stalwart, Ustad Imrat Khan, who dedicated his life to propagating the sitar and the surbahar worldwide, has died in the US after a brief illness, his son said today. He was 83.

30 Oct 2018


'Saaz' music composer Yeshwant Deo passes away at 91

Veteran Marathi musician Yeshwant Deo, who had composed music for many films including Shabana Azmi-starrer 'Saaz', passed away today. He was 91.

19 Oct 2018


Statues of Kishore Kumar, SD Burman in Kolkata soon

If you're a fan of Kishore Kumar or SD Burman, you might want to visit Kolkata next as a fan club is going to install the statues of the music maestros in Kolkata next week.

02 Oct 2018


Violinist Balabhaskar dies a week after car accident killed daughter

Noted violinist Balabhaskar, who was critically injured in a car accident, died in Thiruvananthapuram today.

30 Sep 2018


Acclaimed harmonium maestro Pandit Tulsidas Borkar passes away

Renowned harmonium player Pandit Tulsidas Borkar passed away on Saturday at a hospital in Mumbai. He was 84.