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Shiamak Davar wants to popularise pop with ‘Shabop’ (With Images)


August 20th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Singer-choreographer Shiamak Davar returns to singing after more than a decade with his latest album "Shabop" and says that the idea is to save pop ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg needs weed for inspiration


August 6th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Singer Snoop Dogg needs a lot of weed and other things around to set the right ambience for him to write new tracks.The rapper is currently ... Read more...

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Sofia Vergara joins cast of ‘Family Guy’


July 24th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 24 (IANS) Actress Sofia Vergara, who was recently crowned the highest-paid actress on television by editors at Forbes magazine, has joined the cast of hit comedy ... Read more...

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Sushil Kumar’s act on ‘Jhalak…’ impresses Abhishek (With Images)


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Sushil Kumar, who became an overnight sensation after winning Rs.5 crore on "Kaun Banega Crorepati 5", hosted by megastar Amitabh Bachchan, left the latter's son ... Read more...

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Pratyusha Banerjee too skinny to look vulgar!


June 13th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) In her small screen "biwi no.1" avatar as Anandi, actress Pratyusha Banerjee is seen in traditional ghaghra-choli. But for dance reality show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5", ... Read more...

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Lil Wayne to launch skate shoe


April 27th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 27 (IANS) Rapper Lil Wayne is launching his own signature skate sneaker with the brand Supra."I've also signed with Supra, Dre Beats... I got my own Beats ... Read more...

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‘DID 3′ winner wants to be best dancer, train young children


April 22nd, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Odisha girl Rajasmita Kar feels like a star after winning the third season of reality show "Dance India Dance". She not only aims to be ... Read more...

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Kerala techies learning dance to destress


March 23rd, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 23 (IANS) Techies at Thiruvananthapuram's Technopark will now relieve their stress by dancing - all thanks to an exclusive dance class.Dance forms like Western Freestyle, Hip Hop and ... Read more...

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Nicki Minaj wants to be an author


March 14th, 2012 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 14 (IANS) Rapper Nicki Minaj who owns a range of nail polish and a shade of M.A.C lipstick now wants to be an author.The 29-year-old singer recently ... Read more...

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Minaj finds it boring to look sexy


February 15th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) Rapper Nicki Minaj says trying to look sexy for men is "boring".The 29-year-old, famous for her flamboyant outfits and obsession with Barbie dolls, feels it's important ... Read more...

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Nick Cannon to direct movie


February 2nd, 2012 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) Singer Nick Cannon is stepping behind the camera to direct his first feature film.The "America's Got Talent" host, who was hospitalised with kidney failure in Aspen, ... Read more...

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Beth Ditto eager to write songs for Madonna


January 29th, 2012 - 4:35 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 29 (IANS) Singer Bett Ditto is eager to write songs for Madonna after learning that the pop diva's next album is inspired by her."I was over ... Read more...

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Sean Combs sued over perfume


January 17th, 2012 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) Singer Sean Combs has been sued by a cosmetic firm over one of his perfumes.The hip-hop singer had launched the Sean John Clothing Company, which also ... Read more...

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Today is Mary J. Blige’s birthday


January 11th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Mary J. Blige is celebrating an important milestone in her life. The My Life hitmaker turned 41 today (the 11th of January 2012). The celebration ... Read more...

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Lopez is a classic dresser


November 20th, 2011 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 20 (IANS) Jennifer Lopez likes to dress in a classic way and doesn't really follow fashion trends.The singer-and-actress says she doesn't really go for trendy clothing and ... Read more...

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Hip hop has become mellow: Jay-Z


October 2nd, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 2 (IANS) Singer Jay-Z says hip-hop has become more "mellow" over time and he thinks that is due to the drug consumption of some of his peers."Public Enemy ... Read more...

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X Factor Season Premiere: Dillon Goes Insane


September 23rd, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The second night of the X Factor Season Premiere aired on Fox last night. Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, LA Reid and Nicole Scherzinger were the judges as contestants ... Read more...

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Will Smith returns to rap


August 18th, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) Hollywood star Will Smith, known for his roles in films like "Men In Black", is returning to rapping.He began his career as the Fresh Prince ... Read more...

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Gomez doesn’t like Bieber’s ‘bad’ company


August 6th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) There's trouble in teen lovers Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez's life. The latter wants the "Baby" hitmaker to quit the company of his hip-hop friends.If ... Read more...

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Lollapalooza 2011 lineup announced


August 5th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
After 20 years, the music and art festival Lollapalooza is still growing strong. The show has been held every year since 1991 save 2004 when it was not held. When the show ... Read more...

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Priyanka, Bipasha team for hip-hop number


August 1st, 2011 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Priyanka Chopra in a grunge look and Bipasha Basu in a gypsy zippered dress will feature in a hip-hop number in Ganesh Hegde's latest ... Read more...

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Samuel L. Jackson to produce ‘Afro Samurai’


July 22nd, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The animation Afro Samurai is making its way to the live giant screen. It has been announced that the movie will be collaboration between Samuel L. ... Read more...

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Our music is for the world: Rup of fusion band Josh (With Images)


July 16th, 2011 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Pop music doesn't exist in India any more and the market continues to be dominated by Bollywood, says Rupinder Magon, famously known as Rup of the ... Read more...

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Puerto Rican band to kick off European tour in June


May 24th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Havana, May 24 (IANS/EFE) The Puerto Rican band Calle 13 will kick off a European tour June 15, group co-leader Eduardo Cabra said in Havana.Cabra, known as "Visitante", said in ... Read more...

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Footballer Ashley Cole plans to make music


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Ace footballer Ashley Cole is reportedly in talks with singer Jay Z to venture into the music business.Both Ashley and Jay Z and their team of ... Read more...

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Bombay Rockers get their groove back


April 24th, 2011 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 24 (IANS) Danish-Indian band Bombay Rockers, who created a stir in India with their singles "Ari ari" and "Rock the party", are back with their new album but ... Read more...

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Nicki Minaj replaces Enrique Iglesias for Britney Spears’ tour


April 12th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): Nicki Minaj is all set to hit the road with Britney Spears for her upcoming 'Femme Fatale' tour.According to TMZ, Minaj, a New York Hip Hop ... Read more...

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Justin Timberlake, Olivia Wilde spotted cuddling, dancing ‘all night’


April 5th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 5 (ANI): Fresh off their respective breakups, Justin Timberlake and Olivia Wilde didn't hesitate in engaging in some public displays of affection during their 'date' at a Hollywood club ... Read more...

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Eminem pays tribute to Nate Dogg


March 18th, 2011 - 6:17 am ICT by IANS
London, March 18 (IANS) Eminem has joined rappers paying tribute to Nate Dogg, saying his music will never be replaced.The singer best known for his 1994 hit "Regulate" featuring Warren ... Read more...

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P. Diddy ‘wealthiest artist in hip-hop’


March 11th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): P. Diddy, who has a fortune of 475 million dollars, has been named the wealthiest artist in hip-hop.The 'Hello Good Morning' rapper beat Jay-Z, who has an estimated ... Read more...

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Happy birthday Kurt Cobain


February 21st, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been 13 years now since singer Kurt Cobain died. The singer died at the early age of 27 and he would have been 42 ... Read more...

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US tourism ad featuring scantily clad Bavarian women is YouTube hit


February 11th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 11 (ANI): A quirky new tourism campaign in the US featuring scantily clad Bavarian women, a nutcracker and lots of beer has garnered a lot of attention.Demonstrating the power of ... Read more...

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Kool Herc hospitalized, appeals for funds


February 1st, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kool Herc was hospitalized and because of the huge nature of the bill, he appealed for financial assistance. Herc is famed as one of the founding fathers ... Read more...

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P. Diddy to be sued for $1 trillion


January 29th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) Hip-hop superstar P. Diddy is reportedly being sued for $1 trillion by a woman who claims he was behind the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York.Valerie Joyce Wilson ... Read more...

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What Is Nicki Minaj’s Take On Sex Appeal?


January 28th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
: In a recent interview, Nicki Minaj had said that she can find sex appeal in every girl. According to this rapper, every girl has something that makes her sexy; it ... Read more...

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