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Perry turns down $20 mn ‘American Idol’ offer?


August 26th, 2012 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 26 (IANS) Singer Katy Perry has reportedly turned down an offer of $20 million to be a judge on the new season of singing reality show ... Read more...

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Kelly Rowland quits ‘The X-Factor’


May 1st, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 1 (IANS) Singer Kelly Rowland has quit as a judge on "The X-Factor" music competition and has no plans to return to the popular TV show.No further ... Read more...

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Faced no difficulty in Indian music industry: Pakistani singer Zahid


February 6th, 2012 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Pakistani singer Mustafa Zahid, who has sung three tracks in Mahesh Bhatt's forthcoming production venture "Blood Money", praises the Indian film industry saying it welcomes ... Read more...

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Beyonce offered $500 mn to judge ‘The X Factor’


February 3rd, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 3 (IANS) Singer Beyonce Knowles is being offered a $500 million five-year deal to join the television music competition "The X Factor" as a judge.According to ... Read more...

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River Deep Mountain High Featured On “Glee” Episode 4


October 13th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Meena kar Oct 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Glee" Season 2 Episode 4, aired yesterday was one of its kind. The fourth episode, named "Duets", was written by Ian Brennan and directed by Eric ... Read more...

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One killed, two singers hurt in Maharashtra accident


September 17th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Sep 17 (IANS) One person was killed and two popular singers, Rahul Saxena and Apoorva Gajjala, were injured in a road accident on the Jalna-Aurangabad highway in Maharashtra just before ... Read more...

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Lily Allen attacks ‘The X Factor’


August 22nd, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen has attacked music mogul Simon Cowell and his British television show "The X Factor" in a series of online rants. The "Smile" hitmaker made it clear ... Read more...

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Indian Band ‘Girish N The Chronicles’ At Suncane Skale Music Competition


July 7th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): A Gangtok based rocked band "Girish "n the Chronicles', has become the first Indian band to compete in Suncane Skale a music festival in Herceg Novi, ... Read more...

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Competition For Launching Music Careers


June 8th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Several new career options opened as the Ninth Montreal International Musical Competition came to an end at the Maisonneuve Theatre on June 4th.Winning a major competition ... Read more...

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I left mimicry a long time ago: Sunidhi Chauhan


April 21st, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Sunidhi Chauhan has been known as a singer all along, but did you know her talent for mimicking other artists? It's one she says she left a ... Read more...

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Reality shows don’t guarantee Bollywood success: Sunidhi Chauhan (Interview, with images)


April 18th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Popular playback singer Sunidhi Chauhan does not feel that music talent hunt reality shows can guarantee the winner success in Bollywood, though she herself appeared ... Read more...

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CRPF organises music competition in Srinagar


March 4th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Mar 4 (ANI): Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) organised a music competition in collaboration with the local rock bands in Srinagar.Around ten to twelve rock bands took part in the rock ... Read more...

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Mika to quit music industry if eliminated from reality show?


January 29th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) Controversy's favourite child singer Mika Singh has declared that he will quit the music industry if he is eliminated from the reality show "Amul Music Ka ... Read more...

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Talent hunt for promising dancers, singers in Sikkim


December 29th, 2009 - 10:01 pm ICT by ANI
By Tashi PradhanNamchi (Sikkim), Dec 29 (ANI): A state-level dancing and singing talent hunt show named Sikkim Rock Star began at Namchi to provide youth of the state to showcase their ... Read more...

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Maxx Factor Adds A Different Touch To The Sing Off


December 16th, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Sing-Off kick started on Monday on Channel 11 and has thrown up quite a number of surprises for the viewers. Any music competition is likely ... Read more...

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A wave of cheer grips Mathura city over local boy’s win in Reality show


October 25th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Girish Chandra DubeyMathura/Varanasi, Oct.25 (ANI): The win of a local boy in a music-based Reality Show on Saturday night has spread a wave of cheer across the Mathura city. Hemant Brijwasi, ... Read more...

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Assamese artistes win medals at folk music competition in Korea


October 3rd, 2009 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter Alex ToddGuwahati, Oct.3 (ANI): Assamese artists recently brought laurels to the State and the country by winning medals at the Seoul Drum festival.Their success has projected the unique quality ... Read more...

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Who am I to bring any change in the television industry - Hiten Tejwani


April 16th, 2009 - 10:40 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hiten tejwani became the heartthrob after playing Pratham in the serial called Kutumb on sony entertainment television. Now the actor would be entering NDTV Imagine's Kitni Mohabbat Hai in which he ... Read more...

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Jalota launches music company to promote amateur singers


August 17th, 2008 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) Well-known bhajan singer Anup Jalota and Kavi Narayan Agarwal have launched a music company called Shabd 'n Sur to promote amateur singers. "There are many talented singers who ... Read more...

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