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American singer Andy Williams dies at age 84


September 27th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by BNO News
BRANSON, MISSOURI (BNO NEWS) -- American singer and TV host, Andy Williams, on Tuesday died due to cancer. He was 84.Born in Wall Lake, Iowa in 1927, Williams, born Howard Andrew Williams, ... Read more...

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Hill, Mcgraw share marriage tips


September 4th, 2012 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 4 (IANS) American singer Faith Hill has revealed how she and husband Tim McGraw keep their marriage strong.The singer says joint tours help keep the romance ... Read more...

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John Mayer hooks up with Katy Perry


July 30th, 2012 - 5:01 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 30 (IANS) Popstar Katy Perry, who recently divorced actor Russell Brand, was seen spending time with singer John Mayer.Mayer was previously dating American singer Taylor Swift."Katy, ... Read more...

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For Usher, son matters a lot


July 12th, 2012 - 4:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 12 (IANS) American singer Usher has put aside his messy divorce with Tameka Raymond and has been praying for his stepson Kyle Glover who was hit by ... Read more...

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Kelis surprises fans by playing drums


June 24th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS) American singer Kelis surprised her fans at the Britain's Isle of Wight Festival with an an impromptu act of playing the drums.The 32-year-old was in the ... Read more...

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Underwood wants to change Britain’s country music scene


June 21st, 2012 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) American singer Carrie Underwood wants to transform the way Britain's music lovers look at country music.The 29-year-old, who has scaled tremendous success since her 2005 victory ... Read more...

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Bieber wants to perfect English accent


June 18th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 18 (IANS) American singer Justin Bieber wants lessons to perfect his British accent, after being praised for imitating a Brit well in a recent interview."I adore the accent, ... Read more...

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Pitbull wins pop songwriter prize


May 18th, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 18 (IANS/EFE) Cuban-American rapper Pitbull was named as one of three pop songwriters of the year at the BMI Pop Music Awards, handed out each year by ... Read more...

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Gloria Estefan to appear on `Glee’


May 10th, 2012 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Miami, May 10 (IANS/EFE) Cuban American singer Gloria Estefan confirmed Wednesday, via Twitter, her upcoming participation in the successful musical television series "Glee" in the role of the mother of ... 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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Will.I.Am takes lessons on British slang


April 6th, 2012 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) American singer Will.I.Am, who is one of the judges on Britain's music reality show "The Voice", is trying to learn British slang because he sometimes struggles ... Read more...

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Big B wants Katy Perry’s autograph for granddaughter!


April 5th, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Millions would run after Amitabh Bachchan to get his autograph, but the megastar is trying to get American singer Katy Perry's signature for his granddaughter ... Read more...

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Will Indian-American Sharon Mathai be “The Voice” of America?


March 30th, 2012 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 30 (IANS) An 18-year-old Indian American singer, whose parents hail from Kerala, could well emerge as America's new singing sensation after making the top 24 on NBC's ... Read more...

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Marilyn Manson dating Lana Del Rey?


March 24th, 2012 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 24 (IANS) Rocker Marilyn Manson is reportedly dating American singer Lana Del Rey.The duo was spotted while sneaking into an elevator at the five-star Grand Hyatt ... Read more...

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Kate Perry toughens up


March 19th, 2012 - 7:55 am ICT by IANS
London, March 19 (IANS) American singer and actress Kate Perry is showing off her fighting spirit following her split from Russell Brand by posing as a crack commando in her ... Read more...

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I still speak to mom, says Houston’s daughter


March 14th, 2012 - 8:25 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 14 (IANS) Late American singer Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina claims she still talks to her mother.The 19-year-old said that her mother's spirit keep telling her ... Read more...

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Rihanna warned over drugs, Chris Brown


March 12th, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 12 (IANS) As American singer Rihanna has reunited with her abusive ex-boyfriend Chris Brown, her family and friends have become concerned about her and are praying ... Read more...

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Madonna’s boyfriend proposes


March 5th, 2012 - 2:24 am ICT by IANS
London, March 5 (IANS) American singer-actress Madonna's boyfriend Brahim Zaibat has reportedly proposed to her.Femalefirst.co.uk reported that the twice-married star is giving it a serious thought and still considering ... Read more...

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Jon Secada calls himself a `workingman of music’


February 15th, 2012 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Cancun (Mexico), Feb 15 (IANS/EFE) Cuban-American singer-songwriter Jon Secada has said that his 20-year musical career has convinced him that "it's the song that rules" and so his role is ... Read more...

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Singer Whitney Houston dies at 48 (Lead)


February 12th, 2012 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 12 (IANS) Iconic American singer Whitney Houston has died at the age of 48, her publicist said.Houston's publicist Kristen Foster confirmed the singer's death.The cause of ... Read more...

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Russian company sues US firm over Lady Gaga concert


January 30th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian media holding company UTV, which owns Muz-TV channel, has filed a $1.8 million lawsuit with a Miami court, claiming losses from US-based New Wave ... Read more...

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Anti-gay bullying unacceptable: Nick Jonas


January 21st, 2012 - 5:39 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 21 (IANS) American singer-actor Nick Jonas has joined the fight against anti-gay bullying by urging victims to "tell an authority" and put a stop to cruel taunts.The 19-year-old ... Read more...

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Peaches Geldof engaged to rocker Thomas Cohen


December 12th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bob Geldof’s daughter Peaches may be walking down the aisle for the second time at the age of 22. The socialite has been engaged to S.C.U.M. ... Read more...

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Rowland wants to babysit for Beyonce


December 8th, 2011 - 5:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 8 (IANS) American singer Kelly Rowland is looking forward to babysitting Beyonce Knowles' baby.Although the "When Love Takes Over" hitmaker wants to have kids of her own ... Read more...

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No more ‘The X Factor’ for Rowland


December 5th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) American singer Kelly Rowland has hinted that she won't be returning for the next series of singing reality show "The X-Factor".The 30-year-old, who joined the show ... Read more...

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Rowland promotes safe sex initiative


December 2nd, 2011 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) American singer Kelly Rowland is delighted to support an initiative to spread awareness about safe sex."I'm thrilled to be continuing my support of the Elton John ... Read more...

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When Gaga posed nude for Tony Bennett


November 27th, 2011 - 8:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 27 (IANS) Pop singer Lady Gaga has revealed she had posed nude for American singer Tony Bennett so that he could sketch her."I walked in and said, 'Well ... Read more...

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I’m going to take guitar lessons: Kelly Rowland


November 19th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 19 (IANS) American singer Kelly Rowland says she wants to take guitar lessons in a bid to improve as an artist."I don't really switch off. I'm always thinking ... Read more...

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Kelly Rowland wants to reunite with dad


November 19th, 2011 - 8:26 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 19 (IANS) American singer Kelly Rowland says she is ready to forgive her estranged father and wants to meet him this Christmas.According to femalefirst.co.uk, the 30-year-old Rowland has ... Read more...

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Rihanna faces boos at O2 Arena


November 16th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) R&B singer Rihanna was shocked when the fans at London’s O2 Arena booed at her following an unimpressive performance on Monday. The fans were made to ... Read more...

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British accent scares Kelly Rowland


November 16th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) American singer Kelly Rowland is worried that she will acquire a British accent like Madonna if she stays here for too long.The 30-year-old is currently ... Read more...

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Britney Spears arrives in Rio de Janeiro


November 14th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Rio de Janeiro, Nov 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American singer Britney Spears thrilled her fans in Brazil when she acknowledged them from her hotel balcony. The singer was at Rio de Janeiro over ... Read more...

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A Mexican shop making guitars since 1947


November 13th, 2011 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Nov 13 (IANS/EFE) A Mexican family that set up a guitar workshop in Los Angeles in 1947 has carved out many such instruments for musical greats like Spanish ... Read more...

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Lionel Richie to perform at CMA Awards


October 27th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American singer Lionel Richie will be performing at the Country Music Association Awards next month. The awards which are used to honor country music singers and ... Read more...

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Light, enjoyable tracks in ‘Love Breakups Zindagi’ (IANS Music Review)


September 18th, 2011 - 9:25 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Love Breakups Zindagi"; Music Directors: Salim and Sulaiman Merchant; Lyricist: Javed Akhtar; Singers: Salim Merchant, Sonu Nigam, Shreya Ghoshal, Shradha Pandit, Shafqat Amanat Ali and Shruti Pathak;Rating: ***1/2The music of ... Read more...

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