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‘Damarukam’ release pushed to Oct 19 (Southern Movie Snippets)


September 8th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 8 (IANS) Akkineni Nagarjuna's new film "Damarukam" was slated to release Oct 12, but it has now been postponed to Oct 19.The reason behind the delay has not ... Read more...

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Gogoi assures help to molestation victim, issue rocks assembly (Roundup)


July 17th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 16 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Monday met the girl who was molested in public here last week, and assured her of all possible help even ... Read more...

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Why sing in English: Honey Singh


May 8th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Punjabi rapper 'Yo Yo' Honey Singh believes the Indian entertainment industry is self-sufficient and can do without international celebrities. He has openly challenged international rapper ... Read more...

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Nayer grateful to Pitbull for career boost


May 4th, 2012 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, May 4 (IANS/EFE) Singer-songwriter Nayer says she's grateful to rapper Pitbull for putting her in a position to be recording an album with famed producer RedOne.Nayer Regalado, a ... Read more...

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‘Chammak Challo’ has opened up market for tie-ups: DJ Khushi


October 20th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) A club or family get together -- "Chammak Challo" from "Ra.One" -- is getting the crowds moving. DJ Khushi, behind the popular number, says ... Read more...

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My son feels I’m not cool enough: Shah Rukh (Movie Snippets)


September 13th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan enjoys huge fan following at home and abroad and is seen as a very cool actor, but his 14-year-old son Aryan feels ... Read more...

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SRK dedicates ‘Ra.One’ music to Yash Johar, Bobby Chawla


September 13th, 2011 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who released the music of his upcoming Sci fi film "Ra.One" here Monday at a grand event, dedicated the album ... Read more...

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SRK finds inspiration in Lady Gaga


August 31st, 2011 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Lady Gaga's reinventive ways may be weird for some, but Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan finds her extremely inspiring. The actor, who has been ... Read more...

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Can’t wait to put ‘Chammak challo’ on TV: SRK


August 24th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) So what if the much-awaited song "Chammak challo", featuring Kareena Kapoor and rendered by international pop star Akon, from his mega-production "RA.One" was leaked online? ... Read more...

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‘Bbuddah…’ song leaked online


June 11th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) "Haal e dil", a song from Amitabh Bachchan's forthcoming film "Bbuddah...Hoga Tera Baap" is the latest Bollywood song to be leaked online. The megastar ... Read more...

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Vishal Dadlani ready to blow you away with ‘Chammak challo’


June 1st, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) If you're already hooked onto "Chammak challo", the leaked song from superstar Shah Rukh Khan's superhero flick "RA.One", wait and watch for more, says ... Read more...

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Very depressed, says SRK after Akon’s ‘RA.One’ song leak


June 1st, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who is particular about every detail of his upcoming superhero flick "RA. One", is depressed ever since the song "Wanna be ... Read more...

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Akon strips down for fans


April 29th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Akon stripped to the boxers for his fans during a performance on Wednesday. The R&B singer was part of the entourage that accompanied Usher during his ... Read more...

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Akon fans protest during his birthday celebration in Pune


April 16th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Pune, Apr 16 (ANI): The birthday celebrations of popular Senegalese-American pop singer Akon turned violent on Saturday as fans protested, demanding refund of their money as the singer did not perform in ... Read more...

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I’m waiting to get into Bollywood movies: Akon


April 15th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 15 (IANS) Bollywood is his ultimate goal and India like his second home, Senegalese-American rapper and singer Akon said here Friday.The "Beautiful" singer, who landed here on ... Read more...

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Akon’s Gurgaon concert on track, say organisers


April 14th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 14 (IANS) The organisers of rapper Akon's concert in the country Thursday said that the Senegalese-American singer's Gurgaon gig will take place as per schedule Saturday and that ... Read more...

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Akon’s wife to join him on India tour


April 12th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Popular Senegalese-American singer Akon, due to perform at concerts in Gurgaon and Bangalore April 16 and 17 respectively, will be accompanied by his wife and a ... Read more...

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Akon to perform with Indian artists, launches a contest


April 5th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Just weeks before Akon performs in India, the popular Senegalese American singer has launched a contest to select two unknown artists to perform at his concerts ... Read more...

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Friendly Exchanges Between Shah Rukh Khan And Akon


December 21st, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
King Khan has been quite friendly with the international star and Akon has even promised to give him some rapping tips. However, this bonding is mutual because Shah Rukh has also ... Read more...

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Aadesh Shrivastava And Akon On A joint International Collaboration


December 20th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Akon came to shoot for the album ‘One for the World’, which will be produced by Umesh Chug under Avinisiya Entertainment. Umesh is the chairman and founder of the company, which ... Read more...

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Can ‘Michael’ Be A Success Without Much Of Michael Jackson?


December 13th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The album has numbers by guest stars like Lenny Kravitz, Akon and 50 Cent so it can’t be said Michael’s solo album. The project was under processing when Michael died last ... Read more...

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Willow Smith: Can She Be The Youngest Star At UK No 1?


December 8th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Even though, Willow is now ten, her 'Whip My Hair' has received much better acceptance than that of Osmond in 1972. In fact, the fans find her number much peppier than ... Read more...

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Mommy Models Talk Ahead Of Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2010


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:58 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Men watching CBS on November 30 night might have had a hard time going back to sleep as the Victoria's Secret Fashion show turned out to ... Read more...

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Akon To Burn His Incomplete Tracks With Michael Jackson


November 25th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The R&B; star claims to possess all those recordings by the ‘King of Pop’ but he is worried to get tempted to release these incomplete tracks. He adds that if Jackson ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson’s ‘Hold My Hand’ Video Boards On A Trip To Heaven!


November 24th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
TMZ has reported that a group of extras, die-hard fans of MJ were asked to gather in front of an airplane hangar in Tustin, CA. The hanger was then opened and ... Read more...

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Will.i.am, Akon at war over MJ’s upcoming album


November 18th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): Akon has slammed Will.i.am over his claim that the upcoming posthumous Michael Jackson album is "disrespectful" to the tragic icon.The Black Eyed Peas star insists the King ... Read more...

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New Michael Jackson Single Set To Debut This Monday


November 14th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Following the release of the much anticipated single from Michael Jackson's posthumous album 'Michael', another single from the album is set to release on Monday. The ... Read more...

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MJ’s single with Akon releasing Monday


November 12th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Late King of Pop Michael Jackson's single with Akon is a song entitled 'Hold My Hand'.Akon and MJ recorded the track way back in 2007 and the ... Read more...

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Akon’s princely past


November 5th, 2010 - 3:52 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) Singer-rapper Akon used to pretend he was an African prince while he was at school in a bid to attract girls.The singer split his time between Senegal ... Read more...

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Akon banned from performing in Australia


October 28th, 2010 - 4:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) R&B star Akon has been banned from performing at a gig in Melbourne after his 2009 concert in the city was marred by violence.The singer was due to ... Read more...

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No Heidi Klum In Victoria’s Secret Show; Katy Perry And Akon To Sing There


October 14th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 14, 2010 (Sampourn Wire): Singers Katy Perry and Akon are all set to perform at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show to be held next month in New York. Victoria’s Secret ... Read more...

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Akon’s new album influenced by different styles of music


October 14th, 2010 - 6:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 14 (IANS) Rapper Akon says his new album is influenced by many styles of music he has been exposed to touring across the world.The "Sexy Chick" hitmaker drew influence from ... Read more...

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German Composer Hans Zimmer In SRK’s Ra.One!


September 24th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Shah Rukh Khan is keeping no stone unturned to make his next big project Ra.One a really big film in all senses of the term. The latest ... Read more...

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Gaga collaborates with Coty to launch fragrance


September 15th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga has signed a deal with cosmetics firm Coty Inc. to release her own range of fragrances. The singer, famous for her outrageous fashion sense, is ... Read more...

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Four nominations for Assam Congress chief’s post


September 13th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Sep 13 (IANS) Assam's ruling Congress is bitterly divided over the post of party president for the state unit with two ministers and a former MP filing nominations Monday despite ... Read more...

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