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Singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya back on Twitter with a new account and a video

Abhijeet Bhattacharya is back on Twitter after his account was suspended from the micro-blogging website for posting a string of offensive tweets, esp

Music / by hindustantimes - 17 hours ago

Viva's Neha Bhasin: Most promises made during reality shows aren't fulfilled

Nehal Bhasin’s latest song is ‘Paani Ravi Da’ from Punjabi movie Lahoriye which has received over 1 million views on YouTube.

Music / by hindustantimes - 18 hours ago

Gave up weed for pregnancy? Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth reportedly trying for t...

According to reports, pop star Miley Cyrus is super excited to start a family with long time fiance Liam Hemsworth.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 days ago

Gregg Allman, pioneer of Southern Rock, dies at 69

Gregg Allman, whose soulful vocals made the Allman Brothers Band one of rock’s top acts in the 1970s with songs such as Whipping Post,died on Saturd

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 days ago

Brad Pitt, the who's who of rock 'n' roll pay tribute at Chris Cornell's funeral

From movie stars to rock icons, everyone was in attendance at Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple of the Dog vocalist Chris Cornell’s funeral.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 days ago

About 10 years back, anything except Bollywood was almost unimaginable: Shilpa ...

Singer Shilpa Rao talks about collaborating with local and international artistes for her upcoming album. She also says independent music scene in the

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 days ago

There's always room for improvement: Jonita Gandhi

Singer Jonita Gandhi feels it’s good for a singer to continue learning. She wants to polish her guitar skills and train more in Hindustani music.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 days ago

Adnan Sami quit his 20-year-old 'filthy habit' of smoking for his baby daughter

Singer Adnan Sami and wife Roya recently had a daughter, named Medina, and even before she was born, the singer kicked the butt ‘one fine day’ in

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

Crowd sings Don't Look Back In Anger to pay tribute to Manchester bombing victi...

A large crowd in Manchester, England, sang Oasis’s Don’t Look back In Anger as it gathered to honour victims of the recent bombing at an Ariana Gr

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 days ago

Sonu Nigam is quitting Twitter, rants at length in support of Paresh Rawal, Abh...

Singer Sonu Nigam has come out in support of actor Paresh Rawal and singer Abhijeet and has said he will soon quit Twitter.

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Twitter is anti-Modi, anti-Hindu: Singer Abhijeet after ban

Abhijeet, a popular singer of Hindi film songs like Main koi aisa geet and Suno na, is known to be an active right-wing supporter and clashes with lib

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Singer Indeep Bakshi turns 27, parties the night away at a fun birthday bash in...

Singer Indeep Bakshi, celebrated his birthday with fellow musician friends Dilbagh Singh, Rapper Fazilpuria and BIG Dhillon in the Capital on Tuesday.

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Sobbing Ariana Grande spotted first time since terror attack, gets comforted by...

Popstar Ariana Grande returned to her home in United States on Tuesday after the terror attack at her concert in Manchester that killed 22 people.

Music / by hindustantimes - 6 days ago

Canadian popstar Justin Bieber's Mumbai concert organisers to pay ₹2.77 crore f...

Mumbai city news: A show-cause notice has been sent to the organisers for not providing complete information on sponsors and partners

Music / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Twitter suspends singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya's account after offensive tweets

On May 22, Abhijeet spewed venom at some women Twitter users, including JNU student-activist Shehla Rashid, which prompted some of the netizens to lod

Music / by hindustantimes - 7 days ago

Nicki Minaj has been sending money to Indian village for 2 years, and no one kn...

American rapper Nicki Minaj has been sending money to a village in India to pay for clean water, and basic amenities.

Music / by hindustantimes - a week ago

Drake rolls in from the deep, breaks Adele's record for most Billboard Awards

Drake broke Adele’s record for most wins at the Billboard Music Awards with 13 wins.

Music / by hindustantimes - a week ago

Watch: Celine Dion celebrates 20 years of My Heart Will Go On and everyone is c...

Celine Dion gave a heartbreaking performance of Titanic theme song My Heart Will Go One at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards. Watch here.

Music / by hindustantimes - a week ago

Adnan Sami throws a question at hardliners: Where does Quran say music is haram?

Singer-composer Adnan Sami posts a video of Donald Trump, President of the United States, participating in an all-male musical ceremony in Saudi Arabi

Music / by hindustantimes - a week ago

Tulsi Kumar: Digital platforms can help track a song's performance

Singer Tulsi Kumar feels the digital medium has further expanded the reach of music and has opened new avenues for the budding music talent in India.

Music / by hindustantimes - a week ago

YouTube sensation Penn Masala will perform in Mumbai on May 20

Penn Masala will sing at a mall in Mumbai as part of their India tour, celebrating a new album and 10 years since they debuted as the world’s first

Music / by hindustantimes - a week ago

Katy Perry vs Taylor Swift : Perry gets her revenge on Swift with her new singl...

Fans of both the popstars fight on Twitter and debate whether Perry’s new single Swish Swish, is about Swift. Rapper Nicki Minaj, who has also lock

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Honey Singh glad that This Party Gettin Hot is getting revisited in Behen Hogi ...

Singer Yo Yo Honey Singh says his song, This Party Gettin Hot, got an amazing response back in 2012. He hopes the same this time around, as the song i

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Fans share footage of Chris Cornell's final concert, held moments before his su...

Video of Audioslave and Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell’s final performance at Detroit’s Fox Theatre was shared online by fans. The show was co

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Bitten by the acting bug: 5 musicians who became big Hollywood actors

After Paul McCartney confirmed his role in the fifth instalment of the Pirates of the Carribean franchise, we take a look at five popular musicians wh

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Chris Cornell, pioneer of grunge, singer of Bond theme, dies unexpectedly

Chris Cornell, lead singer of bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, pioneer of the grunge rock movement, has died at 52.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Is AR Rahman planning to direct a virtual reality film in Hollywood?

Composer and singer AR Rahman, who is currently working on his debut virtual reality film, plans to make another film, which will explore Indian class

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Adnan Sami still 'bullied' by Pakistani social media users for making India his...

Former Pakistani singer Adnan Sami, who became an Indian citizen in December 2015, jokes that ‘hell hath no fury like a nation scorned’, and adds

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Taylor Swift has a new boyfriend! British actor Joe Alwyn

Taylor Swift has found love again, this time with British actor and star of Ang Lee’s Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, Jow Alwyn.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Nora Fatehi on Raftaar's Baby Marvake Manegi: There's nothing abusive about the...

Ex-Bigg Boss inmate Nora Fatehi talks about dancing in Raftaar’s new music video, shares that fans complimented her and said that she dances like a

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

American singer Taylor Swift finds an agony aunt in model Gigi Hadid

Gigi Hadid appeared in Taylor Swift’s music video for Bad Blood, and the two became good friends ever since.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Kylie Jenner's rumoured boyfriend Travis Scott arrested for 'inciting riot'

Kylie Jenner’s rumoured boyfriend rapper Travis Scott was arrested at a concert in Arkansas for allegedly inciting a riot on May 13.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Snoop Dogg's sign language translator steals the show, goes viral. Watch video ...

A video of Holly Maniatty, a sign language translator for rapper Snoop Dogg’s performance at a recent concert at the Jazz Fest in New Orleans, went

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Salman Khan's bodyguard Shera reveals what it was like to be with Justin Bieber...

Salman Khan’s bodyguard Shera, who was heading security for Justin Bieber for his first concert in India, shares what it was like to be with one of

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

After getting trolled, Armaan Malik has a message for Justin Bieber's fans

Singer Armaan Malik expressed his thoughts on why was he unhappy after attending Justin Bieber’s The Purpose concert.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Singer Liam Payne loves how his newborn son looks exactly like him... almost!

English singer Liam Payne says his son Bear Payne — with singer Cheryl — resembles him a lot, except for his eyes.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

After Justin Bieber's Sorry, Ed Sheeran's Shape of You on Armaan Malik's mind

Singer Armaan Malik reveals that he is working on his version of Ed Sheeran’s popular hit Shape of You.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

AR Rahman will go to Cannes to promote Tamil film Sangamithra

AR Rahman will attend the 70th Cannes Film Festival with the lead cast, director and producers of trilingual magnum opus Sangamithra. Cannes Film Fest

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

25 years of AR Rahman: I don't have money to make a film like Baahubali, says the...

AR Rahman says that there are so many great directors out there making commercial cinema, so he would focus on a format that is not explored much.

Music / by hindustantimes - 2 weeks ago

Miley Cyrus thanks fans for 'loving and listening' Malibu

The Hannah Montana star has spoken about the inspiration behind the track, namely her fiance Liam Hemsworth, and why the two ultimately had to take a

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber in India: Fashion designer Varun Bahl gifts him a tabla and a sit...

Fashion designer Varun Bahl gifted the Canadian singer Justin Bieber a tabla and a sitar. Not just him, many other designers such as Rohit Bal, Anam

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Was pop sensation Justin Bieber called 'Yo Yo Honey Singh' in Mumbai? Watch vid...

During his India tour, Justin Bieber met underprivileged kids in a bus. In a video posted by an Instagram user, which has been grabbing a lot of eye

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber show 5 hits and misses: No traffic snarls, but no dustbins at Mumbai...

A quick run through the hits and misses at Justin Bieber’s Purpose Tour India leg

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber concert: Twitteratti loses it over Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun and...

The similar look of cricketer Sachin Tendulkar’s son Arjun and Canadian popstar Justin Bieber has made social media go into a tizzy.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Sona Mohapatra calls Justin Bieber concert fake and overhyped, takes a dig at S...

Sona Mohapatra posted a series of tweets and said that Justin should have spent more time rehearsing for his gig than doing other stuff.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Indeep Bakshi on his TV stint: Hosting a reality show won't affect my singing c...

Singer Indeep Bakshi talks about hosting a TV show—A Date To Remember, and says it won’t bring down his popularity as a singer

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Did Justin Bieber swear at his fans at Starbucks before his Mumbai concert?

Before his gig on May 10, Justin Bieber took to the streets of Mumbai, and visited Starbucks in Vashi, where he apparently shouted at fans who were bu

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Dear Justin Bieber, it is too late to say 'Sorry' now

Canadian popstar Justin Bieber’s first ever concert in India failed to live up to its hype and what was thought to be one of the best concerts in

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber's Purpose Tour: Concert overwhelms Mumbai locals

Mumbai locals were shocked to see 50,000 people turn up for Justin Bieber’s gig on Wednesday evening. Most say it felt like it was the biggest conce

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

WATCH: What Justin Bieber did in Mumbai before his concert

We tell you what the Canadian popstar did in Mumbai, before mesmerising you with his performance

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

#JustinBieberIndia: These Bieber memes will make you laugh out loud

Since the time Justin Bieber arrived in India, meme makers have been on a roll. Here are the most hilarious memes of the singer that are driving soc

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber concert: Bipasha Basu, Karan Singh Grover leave after they get mo...

Actor-couple Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover decided to ditch Justin Bieber’s concert and head out for a dinner date.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

When Bieber fever gripped Bollywood: An insider's look, starry style

Canadian singer Justin Bieber performed in Mumbai on Wednesday, as part of his Purpose World Tour, and many Bollywood celebrities were spotted enjoyin

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

#JustinBieberIndia: Was Bieber lip syncing at the Mumbai concert? Fans react!

On his maiden concert, Canadian-singer Justin Bieber left many of his fans disappointed who believed that the pop singer lip synced to most of his son

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

This #SingwithSAMAA challenge brings together singers from India and Pakistan

US-based band SAMAA’s version of Raees’s Zaalima is going viral for a very special reason — it features singers from across the world, includin

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber Purpose World Tour: What your favourite Bollywood stars wore to the...

From Malaika Arora Khan and Bipasha Basu Grover to Jacqueline Fernandez — move over Coachella, and check out how our Bollywood ladies turned up at t

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

The most outrageous things Bieber has done both on and off the stage

Other than his hits, Justin Bieber is also known for his antics all over the world.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

All eyes, of Beliebers and police, are on Justin Bieber's concert at Mumbai sta...

Around 50,000 people from across India and abroad are expected to attend the concert

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber concert: From Baby to Purpose, Mumbaiites tell us how they became...

HT spoke to a few of fans, or Beliebers as they are called, to find out which is their favourite Bieber song

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber ready for Mumbai concert; Instagram, Twitter is lit with action

Justin Bieber arrived in Mumbai ahead of his concert on Wednesday, lighting social media up.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber meets underprivileged kids ahead of Mumbai concert. Watch video

Hours before his Wednesday concert in Mumbai, pop sensation Justin Bieber met with several underprivileged children. Watch the video.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

After Justin Bieber, Ed Sheeran books India concert. Here's when and where he's...

Grammy-winning singer Ed Sheeran, who broke records with his hit single Shape of You this year, will perform a concert in Mumbai, his website revealed

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Bieber show will push traffic on Mumbai-Pune expressway, plan your road commute...

Around 50,000 people are expected to attend the concert at DY Patil stadium in Navi Mumbai today

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Internet is going crazy over Arijit Singh and it's not because of his songs

Meme geniuses have targeted singer Arijit Singh. Here are some of the funniest memes that will make you laugh out loud.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

He came, he sang, Mumbai swooned: Justin Bieber enthralled fans at India concert

Missed the Justin Bieber concert? No worries, here’s how it unfolded. Popstar promises to return to entertain Beliebers in India

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Watch: Justin Bieber arrives in Mumbai, stage is set, so are Beliebers

Justin Bieber, sporting a pink hoodie, rushed out of the airport, where a group of fans had gathered to welcome him

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Travelling by car to Mumbai stadium for Justin Bieber show? Avoid these routes,...

Vehicles coming from Thane towards Belapur via Thane-Belapur road can’t take a right turn under the LP bridge to go to Nerul

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Bieber concert? Don't start just in time. We give you a list of dos and don'ts at...

The entry for the concert will begin at 2pm. The performances are expected to start by 4pm. Bieber is expected to perform at 8pm

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

From Arbaaz-Malaika to Alia Bhatt: All the stars at the Justin Bieber concert

Arbaaz Khan and Malaika Arora turned up at Justin Bieber’s concert together with their kids.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Adnan Sami becomes a father, blessed with a baby girl, Medina Sami Khan

Singer Adnan Sami and wife Roya have been blessed with their first child — Medina Sami Khan — after seven years of marriage.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Chennai Express singer Chinmayi robbed in the US, shares experience on Twitter

Popular Kollywood and Hindi film singer, Chinmayi Sripaada, was robbed in San Francisco recently when she was there for a concert. Her songs in Chenna

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber Mumbai concert: Every video we could find for those who couldn't make...

Justin Bieber has finally taken stage at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai and if you are one of the unfortunate ones who couldn’t make it, here’re

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Are you ready Beliebers?Justin Bieber is now in India

The 23-year-old pop sensation arrived at the Kalina airport at around 1:30 AM in a chartered flight along with his crew.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber Mumbai concert: Meet the 12-year-old who flew alone to meet her i...

A 12-year old New Delhi schoolgirl Akshita Rajpal, who’s an obsessive fan of the pop star, flew down to Mumbai on Tuesday alone to mark her presence

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Movie stars and celebs from other professions to attend Bieber concert

Justin Bieber’s Mumbai concert will be attended by several stars, including some A-list Bollywood actors

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

DJ Robert Miles, famous for hit dream-house track Children, dies at 47 of cancer

DJ Robert Miles, known worldwide for his million-selling dream-house track Children, has died aged just 47 after a months-long battle with cancer, the

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

So what if Justin Bieber didn't perform in Delhi? We're getting Lil Jon soon!

Yes, the American record producer and rapper Lil Jon will be playing a 90-minute DJ set in the Capital on May 20.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Don't have a ticket to the Justin Bieber concert? Here's a list of Bieber tracks...

We know it wasn’t easy making it to the concert. And the tickets are damn expensive, too. But nevermind, we’ve curated a list of songs for you (so

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Calvin Harris announces date for his upcoming star-studded album

The Scottish DJ will release a brand-new album titled Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 this summer.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Mumbai's Bieber mania in pics: From waiting Beliebers, ready stadium to steady ...

Canadian popstar Justin Bieber will perform at DY Patil stadium in Navi Mumbai on May 10

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Nicki Minaj is paying several people's tuition fees and loans on Twitter

Nicki Minaj has promised to pay university tuition for dozens of fans after a promotional contest metamorphosed over Twitter.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Bahubali 2: Kailash Kher reveals how Rajamouli turned greedy during song record...

Singer Kailash Kher, who has sung Jay Jay Kara in Bahubali: The Conclusion, was overwhelmed after the film’s director SS Rajamouli asked him to re

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber can't wait to perform in Mumbai: India you are next

Justin Bieber has expressed his excitement about performing in India with a special tweet. He will be taking the stage in DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai o

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

From Salman's bodyguard to cameras on drones: 10 things about Justin Bieber's s...

The Mumbai police have not disclosed Justin Bieber’s location and travel arrangement for security purposes

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Harry Styles' first solo music video has everyone in splits

One Direction’s Harry Styles’ solo music video — Sign of the Times — was one of the top trends on social media platforms since Monday evening.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Harry Potter star Elarica Johnson will wear Varun Bahl for Justin Bieber's gig

Delhi designer Varun Bahl has given London-based actor Elarica Johnson five designs to choose from. Elarica has professed her love for Indian fashion

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Believe it or not: Fans wait for Justin Bieber for more than 24 hours at Mumbai...

Canadian singer Justin Bieber will perform at DY Patil stadium in Navi Mumbai on May 10, amid heavy security

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Bieber not alone: Beyoncé wants rose-scented candles, and Kanye West a barber's...

Did Justin Bieber’s lavish tour rider leave you startled? Here’s a look at international musicians and their concert demands — from Pitbull’s

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Amjad Ali Khan's sarod to bespoke wreath: Justin Bieber's luxurious Indian gifts

A sarod from Amjad Ali Khan, jackets and accessories from the country’s finest designers: Justin Bieber to receive luxurious gifts at his India tour

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

He's a role model for the millennial generation: Ustad Amjad Ali Khan on Justin...

Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan has a special gift in store for Justin Bieber, and he calls the Canadian singer an inspiration for youngsters in In

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

I choose projects that leave me sleepless: AR Rahman

Rahman is now gearing up to perform at a musical night called IIFA Rocks as part of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) festival to be held i

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber Show: Police to use drones to keep watch during the show

The entire venue of the Justin Bieber concert will be checked by a bomb detection and disposal squad prior to event.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber to land in Mumbai today amid heavy security; Beliebers set for May...

More than 50,000 Beliebers — fans of the singer — are expected to attend the concert at the DY Patil stadium in Neru

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber Mumbai concert: Cops search hotels, will detain 'suspicious peopl...

Police are also conducting nakabandis at different places to monitor vehicles on Mumbai’s roads

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber concert in Mumbai on May 10: Drones to act as cops' eyes at DY Patil...

A bomb detection and disposal squad will check the venue prior to Justin Bieber’s concert

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber show on May 10: Navi Mumbai police want organisers to help manage...

The police expect heavy traffic on all roads leading to the venue in Navi Mumbai

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber may take chopper ride to Mumbai stadium to avoid traffic

Justin Bieber’s Mumbai concert is expected to be monitored by drones, said officials

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Koffee With Karan: Is Justin Bieber really appearing on Karan Johar's show?

Koffee with Karan has completed five seasons. He will be celebrating season six by unveiling it with Bieber.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

What is Justin Bieber most likely to do when he is in India for his concert?

Look out for Justin Bieber’s first visit to India, and what his schedule is going to be like.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Dear Justin Bieber, allow us to be your tour guide in India

Justin Beiber is performing in Mumbai on May 10 and since it’s your first concert in India, Justin, we give you a list of do’s and dont’s, place

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Going to attend the Justin Bieber concert? Here's what you should keep in mind

Get the basic details of The Purpose World Tour if you are planning to attend the concert on May 10.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Jubin Nautiyal feels genuine criticism is important, as it helps one grow

Singer Jubin Nautiyal who created a lot of buzz with the recreated version of the Humma Humma song, wants to explore different genres and not stick to

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

AR Rahman on actor-singer debate: It's not that singing belongs to singers only

Jai Ho singer, AR Rahman feels that whether its actors singing or singers directing, one has to be sincere and honest in whatever they do.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

Sonu Nigam: Government should take action against those who issue fatwas

Sonu Nigam said that though he “sometimes did feel” like leaving India and settling in some other country, he considers India as his home.

Music / by hindustantimes - 3 weeks ago

With 234 million views, guess which is the most watched Hindi song on YouTube e...

Nashe Si Chadh Gayi from Befikre is the most viewed Hindi song in YouTube history. However, it is still nowhere close to the most viewed video ever.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Justin Bieber's list of demands for Mumbai concert: Just crazy or quite justifi...

Pop star Justin Bieber’s demands for his maiden India concert range from a private Rolls Royce to a particular washing machine. Musicians give their

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

I haven't smoked weed in three weeks!: Miley Cyrus on how she quit drugs

Singer Miley Cyrus has said that she has quit alcohol and drugs in a recent interview. She says she wants to surround herself with positive people

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Justin Bieber in Mumbai: Will he recreate these awesome moments from his tour so...

Justin Bieber is going to perform in Mumbai in just a few days now. Will the fans see these amazing moments again?

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Drake says he didn't get former porn star pregnant. 'Chat history' reveals othe...

Drake is in trouble. According to former porn star Sophie Brussaux, the rapper got her pregnant then asked her to get an abortion.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Justin Bieber's India tour: We read the fine print so you don't have to

Justin Bieber’s first concert in India, part of the Purpose World Tour, will be held at Mumbai’s DY Patil Stadium on May 10. Here’s a list of fi

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

First Coldplay. Now Justin Bieber. Has the Indian music industry come of age?

Ahead of Justin Bieber’s debut Mumbai performance, we look at how the Indian live music industry went from attracting has-been musicians to ruling s

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Love biryani? And Ed Sheeran? You'll enjoy the shape of this delicious parody, ...

Three Indian comics re-stir Ed Sheeran fans on social media, with a parody of the English singer’s hit number Shape of You. Titled Biryani Anthem, t

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Eagles sue hotel for trademark breach over Hotel California

The Eagles have filed a lawsuit against the owners of Todos Santos hotel in Baja California Sur for using the name Hotel California, arguably the band

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Justin Bieber's bizarre list of 'demands' for India tour goes viral

Justin Bieber will perform for the first time in India on May 10. Days before the show, a list of bizarre ‘demands’ made by the singer went viral.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Bieber fever in India: Just how excited are Indians about Justin Bieber's Mumbai...

The craze for Justin Bieber is sky high -- fans in India are willing to pay up to Rs 5,000 on a ticket to see him perform while many Bollywood A-liste

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

If Sonakshi sings well, I'll be the first to clap for her: Sona Mohapatra

Sonakshi recently blocked Sona on twitter after the singer criticised her for being “condescending” to musicians who had expressed displeasure ove

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Raftaar to release a single inspired by Justin Bieber's song Baby

Rapper-composer Raftaar will release a Hindi single titled Baby on May 10, the day singer Justin Bieber performs in India.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Gold plated thalis to sarangi: This is what Justin Bieber will be doing in India

Traditional gold and silver plated thalis are being customized with engravings of the artiste and his entourage’s names embedded on the dinner plate

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Shape Of You singer Ed Sheeran to serenade Arya Stark on Game of Thrones

The 26-year-old singing sensation will share screen-time with real-life friend Maisie Williams who plays Arya Stark on the popular show.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Met Gala 2017: Selena Gomez, Weeknd's red carpet debut sealed with a tender kiss

Selena Gomez and The Weeknd, who made their red carpet debut at the MET Gala on Monday, looked pretty as a couple. What’s more they also shared a k

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Justin Bieber India concert: Here's all that the pop star has planned as a visi...

From having the best of Indian food to seeing the Taj Mahal, it’s a packed itinerary for the Canadian singer’s maiden trip to India. We give you a

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Navv Inder on Wakhra Swag: Badshah is a rapper and not a singer

Punjabi R&B singer, Navv Inder talks about his debut hit Wakhra Swag and the experience of working with rapper Badshah for the song.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Lata Mangeshkar remembers Dadasaheb Phalke on his 148th birth anniversary

Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, popularly known as Dadasaheb Phalke, was an Indian producer, director and screenwriter and has one of the country’s most pr

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Alka Yagnik, Amit Trivedi disagree with Armaan Malik's comment on singing stars

Armaan Malik isn’t very happy with the idea of actors turning singers. He expressed his ideas on twitter eventually fighting up with Sonakshi Sinha.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Sonakshi vs Armaan: Amaal Malik supports brother, Luv Sinha defends sister

Actor Sonakshi Sinha and music composer Armaan Malik openly fought on Twitter when the latter objected to the idea of ‘actors turning singers’.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed interacting with the audience in India: 1st Project

A one of its kind percussion band, 1st Project performed for the first time in Mumbai on April 22.

Music / by hindustantimes - 4 weeks ago

Manoj Muntashir takes on the music mafia in Bollywood

For a hit song Main phir bhi tumko chahunga in the forthcoming Half Girlfriend lyricist Manoj Muntashir had to protest on a public platform for being

Music / by hindustantimes - a month ago

I actually never wanted to remake a song: Tanishk Bagchi

Tanishk Bagchi, the ‘Tamma tamma again’ (Badrinath Ki Dulhania) hit-maker, says that his success is because of his parents’ good karma; adds tha

Music / by hindustantimes - a month ago

We both still uphold our personal creative choices: Wadali Brothers

Sufi musical duo The Wadali Brothers feel that today’s artistes have “misconstrued” the genre to their own benefit.

Music / by hindustantimes - a month ago

For Jubin Nautiyal, making his presence felt in Bollywood was 'one hell of a jo...

Kaabil Hoon and Humma Humma singer Jubin Nautiyal admits that he is choosy about the kind of work he wants to get associated with.

Music / by hindustantimes - a month 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 - a month ago

Let's agree to agree and disagree, no need to fuel this anymore: Sonu Nigam on azaan...

Sonu Nigam blew up a controversy when he lashed out at “forced religiousness” in India after being woken up by the ‘azaan’ (Muslim call for pr

Music / by hindustantimes - a month ago

Dr Zeus' Party Non Stop is summer's dance anthem, says Mohit Suri

Dr Zeus came to limelight with Kangana tera gori. He is back with Party non stop that also features Ikka and Jasmine Sandlas.

Music / by hindustantimes - a month ago

National Award winner Iman Chakraborty: Pain has helped me emote better for my ...

Iman Chakraborty, National Award Winner in the Best Singer category for the song Tumi Jaake Bhalobasho, says that she wants to thank all those people

Music / by hindustantimes - a month ago

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 - a month 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 - a month ago

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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 - a month 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 month 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 month 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 month 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 - a month 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 months 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 months 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 months ago