Articles about Shankar Mahadevan

5 lesser-known yet melodious Holi songs Bollywood has produced

17 Mar 2022

Entertainment
5 lesser-known yet melodious Holi songs Bollywood has produced

The festival of colors is almost here and to celebrate it in full glory, you must have your special Holi playlists ready as well.

Singer Anuradha Paudwal's son Aditya passes away at age 35

12 Sep 2020

Entertainment
Singer Anuradha Paudwal's son Aditya passes away at age 35

In a terrible piece of news, popular playback singer Anuradha Paudwal's son, music producer Aditya Paudwal has passed away at the age of 35.

Classical music legend Pandit Jasraj passes away; Modi condoles death

17 Aug 2020

Entertainment
Classical music legend Pandit Jasraj passes away; Modi condoles death

Legendary classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj has died after suffering a cardiac arrest, his family said in a statement on Monday. He was 90.

Promote Indian music instead of western in schools: Shankar Mahadevan

05 Feb 2019

Entertainment
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.

Anti-plastic song by Kirkire, Shaan screened at the United Nations

25 Aug 2018

Entertainment
Anti-plastic song by Kirkire, Shaan screened at the United Nations

'Tik Tik Plastic Tik Na Paye Re', a song penned by noted lyricist Swanand Kirkire and composed by singer Shaan was screened at the United Nations in New York as part of its anti-plastic campaign.

Such-talent-much-wow: This common man's voice has impressed Shankar Mahadevan

30 Jun 2018

Entertainment
Such-talent-much-wow: This common man's voice has impressed Shankar Mahadevan

Taking to Twitter a short while ago, renowned musician Shankar Mahadevan shared a video of a common man singing. He also expressed interest in working with him.

'Soorma Anthem' will give you all the motivation you need

25 Jun 2018

Entertainment
'Soorma Anthem' will give you all the motivation you need

The title track of Diljit Dosanjh starrer 'Soorma' dropped a while ago and has garnered mostly positive reactions so far.

Mathura singer Hemant Brijwasi wins 'Rising Star 2'

16 Apr 2018

Entertainment
Mathura singer Hemant Brijwasi wins 'Rising Star 2'

Hemant Brijwasi emerged the winner of live singing reality show "Rising Star 2" last night.

'Rising Star' goes up on the TRP charts

24 Feb 2018

Entertainment
'Rising Star' goes up on the TRP charts

In a rejoice for the team of 'Rising Star', the singing reality show is now among the top 5 shows on Television.

Thumri Queen Girija Devi, 'pride of Banaras Gharana', dead

25 Oct 2017

India
Thumri Queen Girija Devi, 'pride of Banaras Gharana', dead

Eminent classical singer Girija Devi, the 'Queen of Thumri', passed away in Kolkata yesterday after a cardiac arrest. She was 88.