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This Danish band performs while submerged in water tanks, like fish in an aquar...

A group of Danish musicians, called the Between Music band, perform their concerts inside water tanks, with instruments specially adapted to resonate

Music / by hindustantimes - 11 hours ago

Diljit Dosanjh receives coin of honour from Canadian Minister of Defense

Diljit Dosanjh has been presented with the coin of honour by the Canadian Minister of Defense. He also shared pictures of the same with his fans on Fa

Music / by hindustantimes - yesterday

Sonu Nigam posts video of azaan from his home, sparks controversy yet again

Sonu Nigam tweeted a video of the sounds of azaan being heard from his home in an attempt to prove his earlier statements against the use of loudspeak

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 days ago

Humsafar singer Akhil Sachdeva wants to recreate his favourite Kishore Kumar so...

Delhi-based singer Akhil Sachdeva, who made his Bollywood music debut with Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya, feels that there’s nothing wrong with reinventing

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 days ago

Auto driver's son given golden ticket worth Rs 75000 for Justin Bieber's India ...

A 22-year-old auto driver’s son was given a golden ticket worth Rs 75000 for Justin Bieber’s India concert.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 days ago

One arrested for giving death threat to singer Zubeen Garg on Facebook

Tultul Baglari alias Kai Khaplang had allegedly posted the message “will kill Zubeen with a 9mm (pistol) from 10 m today”, along with a photo show

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 days ago

Western music is not dependent on their film industry: Ankit Tiwari

Ankit Tiwari is all set to release a set of non-film songs on YouTube; says it will a step towards making independent music.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

Hindi Medium: Will Hoor be the biggest hit of Atif Aslam's career?

Atif reunited with Bollywood composers Sachin-Jigar after working with them for a song in Badlapur. The new song features the lead cast - Irrfan Khan

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

Would listen to my songs, analyse, learn from mistakes: Alka Yagnik

Alka’s mother, who was a classical singer, was quick to recognise the talent in her daughter. Her parents then encouraged her singing and supported

Music / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Why indie music lovers are choosing low-key performances over mainstream gigs

Indie music festivals might be getting bigger each year, but there is a dedicated audience for intimate performances being organised at offbeat venues

Music / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

I never planned to be a Bollywood playback singer: Shalmali Kholgade

Singer Shalmali Kholgade feels western music can never replace Bollywood music in our country, but the scenario is changing in big cities.

Music / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Sonu Nigam insulted Constitution, he should leave India: WB Cleric

Sonu Nigam had yesterday got his head tonsured at a press conference in Mumbai where he said that his tweets were against the use of loudspeakers in m

Music / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Aditya too modest to be like Udit Narayan: Alka Yagnik

Alka along with Udit appeared on the set of popular singing reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li’l Champs Season 6 where Aditya appears as a host.

Music / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Hans Raj Hans's son Navraj Hans to sing for Amitabh Bachchan in Sarkar 3, feels...

Singer Navraj Hans of Raj Karega Khalsa and Rail Gaddi fame will now sing for Big B in Ram Gopal Varma’s third instalment of the Sarkar franchise.

Music / by hindustantimes - 5 days ago

Sonu Nigam may not get cleric's Rs 10 lakh because he didn't wear a garland of ...

First it was Nigam who asked Quaderi to fulfil his promise of paying Rs 10 lakh to the person who would shave off his head, and it’s the cleric’s

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Katy Perry trolled for uploading Goddess Kali's photo on Instagram

The Grammy Award winning singer uploaded the photo with the caption “Current Mood,” which did not go well down with Indians.

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Khushali Kumar and Tulsi Kumar's third single is about women's empowerment

Designer and actor Khushali Kumar, who just released her third single with sister, singer Tulsi Kumar, talks about her experience of shooting the vide

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Folk music of the northeast has greatly influenced me: Adnan Sami

Adnan Sami received his certificate of Indian citizenship from Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju in 2016 -- a step that resulted in a barrage of

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Sonu Nigam shaves head on live television in response to azaan controversy

Sonu Nigam has started his press conference where he is addressing questions on his controversial tweets on azaan and his decision to get his head sha

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Sonu Nigam takes cleric up on challenge to get head shaved, invites press as wi...

Sonu Nigam has invited the press to be present as he has his head shaved after a Muslim cleric announced a reward of Rs 10 lakh to anybody who could t

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Sonu Nigam has been responding to his detractors on Twitter

Sonu Nigam is responding to Twitter users who disagree with how he voiced his opinion on the use of loudspeakers by religious establishments.

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Sonu Nigam tweets more clarification: Mentioned temples, gurudwaras too

Singer Sonu Nigam, who complained about being forcefully woken up by morning azaan, has tweeted more clarification that he isn’t against only mosque

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Complaint filed against Sonu Nigam over 'loudspeakers' tweet

One Nadeem Rana, head of a local religious organisation, approached the Jinsi Police Station with a written complaint against Sonu Nigam.

Music / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Harry Potter's Elarica Johnson to host Justin Bieber's Purpose Tour in India

Elarica Johnson has just finished filming Blade Runner 2049, alongside Ryan Gosling, which supposedly will release by the end of the year.

Music / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Sonu Nigam tweets again, says problem with loudspeaker, not azaan or aarti

Sonu Nigam stood by his controversial remarks about the use of loudspeakers for religious reasons in a new tweet on Tuesday.

Music / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Film industry stands divided on Sonu Nigam's tweets about azaan

Singer Sonu Nigam’s tweets attacking religious sentiments have angered his fans and followers. Here’s what industry people have to say about Nigam

Music / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Watch: Hans Zimmer rocks out to Inception, Lion King, Pirates theme at Coachella

Master Hollywood music composer Hans Zimmer made a surprise appearance at Coachella on Sunday. Watch him perform to some of his most famous movie them

Music / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Sukhwinder says that Bollywood musicians don't know what Sufism means

Playback singer Sukhwinder Singh has also sung several Sufi numbers. He feels that too many Bollywood musicians now brand themselves ‘Sufi’ withou

Music / by hindustantimes - a week ago

Sonu Nigam complains he isn't a Muslim but still has to wake up to azaan, angers...

The singer has complained how he was bothered by the sound of azaan in the morning, angering several of his fans.

Music / by hindustantimes - a week ago

Andre Russell, West Indies cricket star, wants Deepika, Priyanka in debut album

Andre Russell from Jamaica, banned for a year from cricket over a doping code violation, is using the time to make his name as a singer, following in

Music / by hindustantimes - a week ago

When the hills sing: Kasauli Rhythm & Blues fest brings music and its lovers to...

The hills are truly alive with the sound of music. With some funk and blues, hardcore rock and roll, little Bollywood masti and some Indie pop nostalg

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

The Search For Everything: John Mayer's first album out after hiatus of over 3 ...

After making his fans wait for three years, John Mayer has finally come back on the music scene with a new album, The Search For Everything.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Last tickets for Justin Bieber's India gig are now on sale. Any takers?

The last of Justin Bieber’s Purpose Tour tickets are on sale right now. Grab them while you can.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

The only music being produced today is Bollywood music, says Pankaj Udhas

Ghazal singer Pankaj Udhas says ghazals will never lose their ground; adds he would be a hypocrite if he said that he doesn’t listen to Bollywood so

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago