Articles about Vishal Dadlani

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.

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

08 Mar 2022

Entertainment
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).

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

08 Jan 2022

Entertainment
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.

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

26 Aug 2021

Entertainment
'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.

Neha Kakkar gifts Rs. 1 lakh to 'Indian Idol' contestant

26 Nov 2020

Entertainment
Neha Kakkar gifts Rs. 1 lakh to 'Indian Idol' contestant

Singer Neha Kakkar, who is back on the sets of Indian Idol, came forward to help a contestant after listening to his story.

Vishal-Shekhar distance themselves from 'Deedar De' remix

12 Nov 2020

Entertainment
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.

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

20 Oct 2020

Entertainment
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.

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

22 Jan 2020

Entertainment
'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.

#MeToo: Neha Bhasin calls Anu Malik 'pervert', Sona slams Sony

31 Oct 2019

Entertainment
#MeToo: Neha Bhasin calls Anu Malik 'pervert', Sona slams Sony

Around this time last year, social media was abuzz with #MeToo stories. Indian women, who had been humiliated, abused, or made uncomfortable by men in power spoke about the trauma.

'Indian Idol 11': Neha Kakkar forcibly kissed by contestant

19 Oct 2019

Entertainment
'Indian Idol 11': Neha Kakkar forcibly kissed by contestant

Popular singer Neha Kakkar, who features as one of the judges on singing reality show Indian Idol's ongoing eleventh season, was forcibly kissed by one of the participants during an episode of the show.

'Indian Idol': Aditya Narayan defends #MeToo named Anu Malik

25 Sep 2019

Entertainment
'Indian Idol': Aditya Narayan defends #MeToo named Anu Malik

Anu Malik, who had to step down as Indian Idol judge after he was named in the #MeToo movement by two noted singers, is all set to return in its 11th season.

Amid #MeToo allegations, Anu Malik returns with Ekta Kapoor's web-series

19 Aug 2019

Entertainment
Amid #MeToo allegations, Anu Malik returns with Ekta Kapoor's web-series

The ever-forgiving and forgetful Bollywood is ready to take back another #MeToo accused in its folds after Vikas Bahl and Alok Nath.

#MeToo accused Anu Malik set to return on small screen?

23 Jul 2019

Entertainment
#MeToo accused Anu Malik set to return on small screen?

Music composer Anu Malik, who had to step down as Indian Idol judge after he was named in the #MeToo movement by two noted singers, is all set to return on TV.

Sona Mohapatra rips into 'Indian Idol' over Anu Malik's return

31 May 2019

Entertainment
Sona Mohapatra rips into 'Indian Idol' over Anu Malik's return

After news of music director Anu Malik's return as a judge on singing reality television show Indian Idol's season 11 emerged, singer Sona Mohapatra voiced her discontentment with the decision, citing the sexual harassment allegations against the former.

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

11 Feb 2019

Politics
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.

Why should we ignore Bollywood babas?

22 Dec 2018

India
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

16 Nov 2018

India
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.

#IndianIdol10: Salim-Sulaiman to replace ousted judge Anu Malik

22 Oct 2018

Entertainment
#IndianIdol10: Salim-Sulaiman to replace ousted judge Anu Malik

Singing-based reality show 'Indian Idol 10' has been grabbing the headlines after judge Anu Malik was accused of sexual misconduct.

#MeTooEffect: Anu Malik steps down as 'Indian Idol' judge

21 Oct 2018

Entertainment
#MeTooEffect: Anu Malik steps down as 'Indian Idol' judge

Ever since Bollywood's #MeToo movement gained momentum, several names have cropped up in alleged sexual misconduct cases.

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

17 May 2018

Entertainment
'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.

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

27 Apr 2018

Entertainment
'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.

Why should we ignore Bollywood babas?

18 Apr 2018

India
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.

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

16 Apr 2018

India
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.

Modi woos youth with jokes, quotes Dylan

20 Nov 2016

Entertainment
Modi woos youth with jokes, quotes Dylan

In his speech at the Global Citizen Festival in Mumbai, PM Modi joked about how the audience would demand a refund in Rs.100 notes, were he to sing.

Global Citizen Festival mired in politics

07 Nov 2016

Entertainment
Global Citizen Festival mired in politics

Politics over the Maharashtra government's handling of the Cold Play concert (organized by Global Citizen Festival) continued as opposition parties alleged that the government has waived the rent for the concert's venue.

Fadnavis govt grants 75% rebate on venue

31 Oct 2016

Entertainment
Fadnavis govt grants 75% rebate on venue

The Maharashtra government granted a 75% rebate on the concert venue, MMRDA grounds, for Coldplay's concert in Mumbai.

Coldplay to perform in Mumbai, Rs.25k per ticket

09 Sep 2016

Entertainment
Coldplay to perform in Mumbai, Rs.25k per ticket

Sources have confirmed that Coldplay would indeed perform in Mumbai on 19 November.

Coldplay to perform live in Mumbai?

10 Aug 2016

Entertainment
Coldplay to perform live in Mumbai?

Rumour were making rounds that Coldplay is going to perform on 19 November 2016 in either Mumbai or Delhi.