Vishal Dadlani: News

One of the most popular playback singers, songwriters, and music composers of the Indian music industry and part of the Vishal-Shekhar duo, Vishal Dadlani, has given some of the most notable songs to the music industry. In 1994, Dadlani started his music career with the music band ‘Pentagram’, which is regarded as the pioneer of Indian independent music. While fronting the band, he got an opportunity to sing, write and compose songs for ‘Jhankaar Beats’, ‘Bluff Master’ and ‘Salaam Namaste’. In 1999, the music duo ‘Vishal-Shekar’ was formed, and they have worked in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, and Marathi films. He has composed and sung songs from 'Jhankaar Beats’,‘Om Shanti Om’,‘Dostana’, ‘Student of the Year’, ‘Chennai Express’, ‘Sultan’, and other numerous hit movies of Hindi cinema. Dadlani has also been the lyricist of many award-winning songs, including ‘Allah Ke Bande’, ‘Ajab Si’, ‘Chammak Challo’ and ‘Bin Tere’. He has been nominated for many Filmfare Awards, International Indian Film Academy Awards, and Global Indian Music Academy Awards.

09 Nov 2023

Shah Rukh Khan

'Om Shanti Om's anniversary: How Vishal-Sheykhar's music elevated modern-day classic

Farah Khan's Om Shanti Om is embellished with the markings of a true-blue Bollywood blockbuster.

21 Jun 2023

Music Industry

World Music Day: Contemporary directors who have shaped Hindi music

From RD Burman to AR Rahman and Ilaiyaraaja to MM Keeravani, the Indian music space has been ripe with some illustrious creative talent over the years, and there have been acclaimed music composers for each generation!

12 Apr 2023

Music Industry

Lucky Ali to Sonu Nigam, singers who 'hurt' religious sentiments 

Not only actors but singers too have often found themselves in the midst of a controversy. Whether it was singer-TV host Aditya Narayan or singer-composer Anu Malik, there have been many from the music industry who found themselves in the middle of a controversy.

23 Dec 2022


'Jhoome Jo Pathaan' song is copied? Here's the truth

It looks like Shah Rukh Khan-Deepika Padukone starrer Pathaan's woes are in no mood to die down.

16 Jul 2022

Hrithik Roshan

Happy birthday, Katrina Kaif: Looking at her best dance numbers

Ever since her Bollywood debut in 2003, Katrina Kaif has made a name for herself in the industry.

08 Mar 2022

Aditya Narayan

Aditya Narayan bids adieu to 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa'

Television anchor and singer Aditya Narayan will no longer host reality show, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa (SRGMP).

08 Jan 2022


Vishal Dadlani's father passes away; COVID-19-positive singer pens heartbreaking note

Music composer and singer Vishal Dadlani's father, Moti Dadlani, passed away on Friday night, the singer has confirmed.

26 Aug 2021

Saif Ali Khan

'Bhoot Police' title track review: Song and choreography are mediocre

Ahead of its September 17 release on Disney+ Hotstar, makers of Bhoot Police released its title track.

12 Nov 2020


Vishal-Shekhar distance themselves from 'Deedar De' remix

Music composer duo, Vishal and Shekhar, have distanced themselves from the remix of their hit song Deedar De, that features in director Hansal Mehta's upcoming film Chhalaang.

20 Oct 2020


Hrithik Roshan awed by doctor's viral moves on 'Ghungroo'

A video of a doctor dancing to the popular track Ghungroo from the 2019 hit movie War has been going crazy viral on social media.

22 Jan 2020

Neha Kakkar

'Indian IdoI': Neha Kakkar gifts Rs. 2 lakh to firefighter

Singer Neha Kakkar, who is one of the judges in the ongoing 11th season of popular singing reality show Indian Idol, has gifted a sum of Rs. 2 lakh to a firefighter during an episode of the show.

11 Feb 2019

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

Former member Vishal Dadlani to perform at AAP's fourth-anniversary celebrations

The Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government will complete four years of governance on February 14 and the party is going all out to celebrate this feat.

22 Dec 2018


Why should we ignore Bollywood babas?

Have you seen Elon Musk, Tim Cook, Ratan Tata giving people marital advice on Twitter? Or Sachin Tendulkar talking about how to raise funds from a venture capitalist? Exactly.

TM Krishna's canceled Delhi-concert rescheduled, after AAP steps in

Carnatic singer TM Krishna whose concert on November 17 in Delhi was canceled due to attacks by right-wing trolls has been rescheduled after AAP stepped in.

17 May 2018

Ashish Patil

'Dil Toh Pagal Hai' re-rendered and sung by specially-abled children

The popular track "Dil Toh Pagal Hai" from the late 90's classic film by Yash Chopra with the same name has been re-rendered.

27 Apr 2018


'Indian Idol 10': Anu Malik-Neha Kakkar-Vishal Dadlani are the judges

'Indian Idol' has been one of India's most-loved singing reality shows since its inception in 2004. The show has successfully completed nine seasons and is now coming back with the tenth season.

B-town celebs hit streets to protest against Kathua, Unnao rapes

Several Bollywood celebrities, including Rajkummar Rao, Twinkle Khanna, and Kalki Koechlin, joined a protest to demand justice for the victims in the Kathua and Unnao rape cases, which have caused nation-wide outrage.