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Depp gives partner standing ovation


February 18th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) Actor Johnny Depp gave his partner Vanessa Paradis a standing ovation as the French singer performed a rare gig in New York.The "Pirates of the Caribbean" star ... Read more...

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Susan Boyle to Appear on ‘Dancing With the Stars’


October 4th, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The unlikely star from ‘Britain’s Got Talent’, Susan Boyle is scheduled to appear on the set of ‘Dancing With the Stars’ the Tuesday night, according to TMZ.The ... Read more...

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‘Everybody Hurts’ by REM ‘most likely to make men cry’


September 29th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): REM's 'Everybody Hurts' is the song most likely to make men cry, according to a new poll.The teary ballad sung by Michael Stipe and used as a ... Read more...

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Shane Warne wins TV role on Channel 9


August 1st, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 1 (ANI): Oz cricket superstar Shane Warne has struck a deal with Channel 9 to head a prime-time TV variety show.The deal, finalized by Nine boss David Gyngell, will see ... Read more...

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Phil Collins bags prestigious Johnny Mercer song writing award


June 19th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Phil Collins, former member of Genesis, has bagged the prestigious Johnny Mercer Award at the Songwriters Hall of Fame gala.This year's inducted songwriters include Leonard Cohen, Jackie ... Read more...

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Scarlett Johansson celebrates getting Tony Award with karaoke night


June 17th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): American actress Scarlett Johansson headed out for a karaoke night to celebrate her Tony Award victory.The 25-year-old actress was awarded the gong for her Broadway debut in ... Read more...

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Lee DeWyze Shines In “American Idol”


May 19th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, May 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Another season of "American Idol" is headed towards its end and we have yet another superb singer who it seems impresses not only with ... Read more...

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K.D. Lang Sings ‘Hallelujah’ In Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony


February 13th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Vancouver, Feb 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night, Vancouver had witnessed some rocking performances from talented music artists, who graced the opening ceremony of Winter Olympic Games. The famous country and ... Read more...

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Canadian Tenors Joined By Celine Dion For “Hallelujah”


February 11th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Feb 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Canadian Tenors appeared on the "Oprah Winfrey Show" on Wednesday, Feb 10. The show had been recorded last week, but was aired only on Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Justin Timberlake Gives A Stunning Performance At Haiti Telethon


January 23rd, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Much acclaimed pop artist Justin Timberlake was among the host of celebrities who participated in the fund raising event "Hope for Haiti Now". The telethon was ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson to get lifetime achievement Grammy


December 11th, 2009 - 7:37 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Dec 11 (DPA) Michael Jackson is to be posthumously awarded a lifetime achievement Grammy, the US Recording Academy announced. The lifetime achievement awards will also be handed out to Leonard ... Read more...

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Gavin Rossdale Turns Vampirish Rocker With “Criminal Minds”


November 12th, 2009 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov. 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Erstwhile Bush front-man Gavin Rossdale appeared on Nov. 11, Wednesday, in the hit series "Criminal Minds" as a vampire. The show aired at 9 p.m. on ... Read more...

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Kolkata singer takes Dhaka on musical journey


October 19th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 19 (IANS) Kolkata-based singer Kabir Suman wowed audiences in Dhaka when he performed songs popular in both West Bengal and Bangladesh at a solo concert here. Popularly known as 'gaanwala' (singer) ... Read more...

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Leonard Cohen’s concert to aid peace process between Israel and Palestine


July 28th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, July 28 (ANI): All the money generated from Canadian singer-songwriter's Leonard Cohen's September 24 concert at Ramat Gan Stadium will be forwarded to an organization working for the peace process between ... Read more...

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Joss Stone to hit the stage at Coachella festival coming weekend


April 16th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): British soul singer Joss Stone, 22, is the latest star to have been lined up for the coming weekend's Coachella festival in California.She will perform at the star-studded ... Read more...

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Troubadour fetched Grammy for Strait


April 6th, 2009 - 11:39 pm ICT by GD
The music of Strait and Swift was no different, but they still be called country. They are the genre's hottest stars heading in Sunday's Academy of Country Music Awards. The 56-year-old Strait ... Read more...

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Leonard Cohens PS90k donation for Oz bushfire victims


February 11th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): Leonard Cohen has donated a whopping 90,000 pounds to help the victims of bushfires in Australia.The singer is currently on tour across Australia and had his final ... Read more...

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Burke’’s version of ”Hallelujah” tops UK singles chart for second week running


December 29th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Alexendra Burke''s version of ''Hallelujah'' has topped the UK singles chart for the second week in a row. Last week, the X Factor champion topped the Christmas singles ... Read more...

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X Factor winners version of Leonard Cohen’’s Hallelujah sets two new records


December 22nd, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): X Factor winner Alexandra Burke has another accomplishment added to her success saga, after her version of Leonard Cohen''s Hallelujah became both the Christmas number one and ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell rakes in PS250,000 a day from chart toppers


December 19th, 2008 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Music mogul Simon Cowell is said to have been raking in 250,000 pounds a day from this years Christmas chart-toppers.His music label is not only profiting from ... Read more...

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Scarlett Johansson hopes to record second album


December 17th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Scarlett Johansson, who released her debut album Anywhere I Lay My Head in May, says that she is hoping to record a second album.The 24-year-old actress told ... Read more...

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Metallica nominated for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame


September 24th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 24 (ANI): Rock band Metallica have been nominated for next year''s hall of fame class, along with Run DMC, The Stooges, the U.S. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ... Read more...

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Madge asks Timberlake to induct her into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame


February 27th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Madonna has asked pal Justin Timberlake to induct her into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.Each inductee is asked to invite a fellow celebrity or a family ... Read more...

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This year’s Glastonbury will not be the last, says founder


February 16th, 2008 - 4:07 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): The creator of Glastonbury festival, Michael Eavis has denied reports that this year's event might be the last.His daughter Emily, who has helped her father to run the ... Read more...

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Kings of Leon and The Verve join Glastonbury line up


February 9th, 2008 - 12:58 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 9 (ANI): More top acts have been announced to headline at this year's Glastonbury festival, including Kings of Leon and The Verve.The bands will top the bill alongside American hip-hop ... Read more...

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Madge makes it to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame


December 14th, 2007 - 5:06 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 14 (ANI): Pop star Madonna has been selected to enter the US Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.The announcement from the Hall of Fame Foundation also named The Dave Clark ... Read more...

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