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I felt directionless : Alicia Keys


July 18th, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) Singer Alicia Keys says she felt directionless when she first landed a record deal at the age of 16."I started in this business so young - ... Read more...

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US stocks drop on economy worries


May 17th, 2011 - 5:47 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 17 (IANS) US stocks fell Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq leading the decliners, as weaker-than-expected economic data made investors worry about the strength of the US economy, ... Read more...

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Lady Antebellum wins Record of the Year Grammy


February 14th, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 14 (IANS) Country music group Lady Antebellum walked away with a Grammy for Record of the Year for their track "Need You Now".The group pipped Jay-Z & Alicia ... Read more...

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Eminem, Bruno Mars Bag Highest Grammy Nominations For 2011


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:40 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) CBS aired the special episode where the Grammy Nominations for 2011 were announced and Eminem has emerged at the top of the list with a whopping ... Read more...

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Andrew Cuomo wins the New York governor race, girlfriend Sandra Lee overjoyed


November 3rd, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York has a new First Girlfriend in the form of Sandra Lee who is arguably more popular than his boyfriend, Andrew Cuomo who has ... Read more...

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Alicia Keys Is Enjoying Her Motherhood


October 20th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Singer Alicia Keys, who has given birth to her first child with husband Swizz Beatz says that she had never imagined that being a mother will ... Read more...

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Alicia Keys finds motherhood blissful


October 19th, 2010 - 2:55 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) Singer Alicia Keys says she finds her role as a mother blissful.The 29-year-old singer, who gave birth to baby boy Egypt, her first child with husband Swizz Beatz, ... Read more...

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BET Hip Hop Awards 2010 Premieres


October 13th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 2010 Hip Hop Awards was aired on Tuesday on BET Chanel at 8PM and continued for a couple of hours. The show included the performances ... Read more...

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Jay-Z urges youth to vote in General Elections


October 13th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 13 (IANS) Rapper Jay-Z is urging his fans in the US to get involved in politics and head to the polls during the upcoming general elections in a public ... Read more...

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Alicia Keys’ charity event raises $2.4 mn


October 3rd, 2010 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) Singer Alicia keys has managed to raise funds upto $2.4 million for her charity Keep A Child Alive, with the help of her celebrity friends Jay-Z, Beyonce ... Read more...

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Jimmy Fallon And Justin Timberlake’s Rap Medley


October 1st, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon grooved the audiences on Wednesday night, as the duo performed a hip hop history medley in the show "Late Night with ... Read more...

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New York Governor David Patterson graces ‘Saturday Night Live’


September 27th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Saturday Night Live stunned its audiences with the most unlikely guest, New York Governor David Patterson who is often one of the most ridiculed people on the ... Read more...

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Jay-Z, Eminem, Kanye West, Beyonce rock the concert at Yankees Stadium


September 14th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rap superstar Jay-Z wowed the audience at a charity bash in New York’s Madison Square Gardens last year titled 'The House That Hovie Built'. He gave another performance ... Read more...

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VMA Music Awards 2010 Entertains Audience At Nokia Theater


September 13th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The MTV VMA Video Music award kicked off last night at Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, California. It was one of the most entertaining shows that ... Read more...

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With 8 awards, Lady Gaga rules MTV Video Music Awards 2010


September 13th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 13 (ANI): Pop star Lady Gaga took the MTV Video Music Awards by storm as she won in eight of the 14 categories in this year's event.The categories in ... Read more...

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Is Kristin Davis going to run for the New York Governor elections?


August 25th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kristin Davis, the former ‘madam’ who gave Elliot Splitzer his supply of prostitutes when he was in office as both the Attorney General and New York ... Read more...

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Cat poo coffee is a hit in New York


July 28th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, July 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Surprisingly New York residents are ready to shell out 30 bucks for a cup of "cat poo coffee". The drink is made by collecting beans from ... Read more...

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BET Awards 2010: Alicia Keys And Nicky Minaj Sweep The Awards


June 28th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The BET Awards 2010 turned out to be a star-studded night that saw everything from tributes to comebacks. The audience at the Shrine Auditorium in Los ... Read more...

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Katy Perry bares all for new single ‘California Gurls’


June 16th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 16 (ANI): American singer and songwriter Katy Perry has gone nude in the video for her hit new single 'California Gurls'.To spice up the song made with Snopp ... Read more...

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Alicia Keys inspires Katy Perry to make US anthem


June 12th, 2010 - 2:08 am ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry said she wanted to make an anthem for US after she heard Alicia Keys' song "Empire State of Mind". "I heard 'Empire State of Mind' ... Read more...

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London, June 9 (ANI): NASA has revealed that it plays different music to its spacemen to keep them c


June 9th, 2010 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Music that NASA plays to entertain astronauts on space mission revealedThe US space agency plays everything from The Beatles' Here Comes the Sun as the spacemen wake up and Sinatra's Fly Me ... Read more...

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Music that NASA plays to entertain astronauts on space mission revealed


June 9th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0London, June 9 (ANI): NASA has revealed that it plays different music to its spacemen to keep them cheerful during the lonely days on a mission.The US space ... Read more...

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Jay-Z And Betty White Are A Hit!


May 10th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jay-Z and Betty White came together this weekend on the stage of "Saturday Night Live". There is hardly any doubt about the fact that the show ... Read more...

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Mr. Hudson Performed On Saturday Night Live With Jay-Z


May 9th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest episode of Saturday Night Live, the well known comedy series, was a treat to watch. In fact, the critics were of the opinion that ... Read more...

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Jay-Z Stages Rocking Performance At SNL


May 9th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, May 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rapper Jay- Z appeared on popular television series "Saturday Night Live" and belted out a number of hits on stage. The medley of numbers ... Read more...

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Alicia Keys Joins ‘Idol Gives Back’ Fundraiser On “American Idol”


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singing sensation Alicia Keys has been making news this week as she was the guest mentor of the contestants of the popular musical reality show "American ... Read more...

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Idol Gives Back 2010 Raises Huge Funds By Celebrity Performances


April 22nd, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Apr 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Fox singing competition "American Idol" is known for it high entertaining elements for the past nine seasons. This fact was reinforced once again last night ... Read more...

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Alicia Keys Mentors American Idol Final 7


April 21st, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by admin
By Anita ThomasGrammy winner artist Alicia Keys is the mentor this week for the 7 Idol finalists. Alicia has had such hits as “No One” and “Empire State of Mind” she was ... Read more...

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“Granite State Of Mind” Gets 200,000 Hits On YouTube


April 4th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Apr 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Topeka kicked off the trend and surely everybody is following its steps. The predominant question? How can one be popular other than if you are a ... Read more...

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Haiti charity single ‘Everybody Hurts’ tops UK chart


February 15th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 15 (ANI): The single, 'Everybody Hurts', which was recorded to help Haiti's earthquake victims, has reached the top of the UK chart after selling more than 453,000 copies in ... Read more...

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Alicia Keys will appear as a guest on SNL


January 10th, 2010 - 3:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Jan 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alicia Keys is all set to start the New Year with an appearance on Saturday Night Live, which will be hosted by the basketball ... Read more...

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Jay-Z’s “On To The Next One” Video Premieres On NBC


January 1st, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) All the fans of much acclaimed rapper Jay-Z were in for a treat on new year's eve as the video for his latest single "On To ... Read more...

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‘Heartbroken’ Kate Hudson finds sympathetic ear in Madonna


December 17th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 17 (ANI): Kate Hudson, heart-broken by her break-up with Alex Rodriguez, has found a sympathiser in Madonna.The singer was spotted comforting the actress at the premier of her ... Read more...

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U2’s No Line On The Horizon tops Rolling Stone’s Best Albums of 2009 poll


December 10th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): U2's latest album 'No Line On The Horizon' has emerged as the topper in Rolling Stone magazine's Best Albums of 2009 poll.The release is U2's 12th music album, ... Read more...

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Jay-Z’s star-studded 40th b’day


December 8th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 08 (ANI): Jay-Z celebrated a star studded 40th birthday.Kanye West, P Diddy, Oprah, Mary J Blige, Alicia Keys, Lil Wayne, Kate Hudson, Ne-Yo, were among the celebrities who attended ... Read more...

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