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Swift donates 2.5 mn pounds


May 18th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 18 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift has donated 2.5 million pounds to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum based in Nashville, Tennessee.The generous sum is the ... Read more...

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Ellen DeGeneres: Glen Campbell’s Last Tour


October 13th, 2011 - 3:33 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) As Ellen started her show, she shared that “they” have revealed that there are currently about seven billion people in the world. She had two questions... “How ... Read more...

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Shania Twain’s stalker taken into custody


March 30th, 2011 - 2:29 am ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Singer Shania Twain's alleged stalker has been jailed and ordered to stay away from her, after breaching a court order given for trying to approach her ... Read more...

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Country music singer Charlie Louvin dies


January 27th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Nashville, Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Country music singer, Charlie Louvin is dead. He died on Wednesday morning.The singer’s manager revealed that the 83-year-old died from complications from pancreatic cancer. Charlie is credited ... Read more...

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Shania Twain To Grace Canadian Music Hall Of Fame!


January 12th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Its good news for all those Shania Twain lovers as the Canadian country pop singer-songwriter has been inducted to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame.The Juno Awards is being held in ... Read more...

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Shania Twain inducted to Music Hall of Fame


January 12th, 2011 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 12 (IANS) All-time best-selling female artist Shania Twain was Tuesday inducted to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame.According to the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS), the ... Read more...

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Lady Gaga named most played artist on radio last year


October 20th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 20 (ANI): Hail the new queen of radio - Lady Gaga - who is the most played artist on the British radio over past 12 months.Airplay monitoring body Nielsen Music ... Read more...

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Gospel Singer Albertina Walker Dies At 81


October 9th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Queen of Gospel" Albertina Walker died at the age of 81, due to respiratory failure, after suffering from emphysema for a long time. She was hospitalized ... Read more...

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Bishop Kenneth Moales Sr. Passes Away After Suffering Heart Attack


September 22nd, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday, Bishop Kenneth Moales Sr, a well known inductee of the International Gospel Music Hall of Fame and Museum, breathed his last. He reportedly passed ... Read more...

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Bishop Kenneth Moales dies at the age of 65 years


September 22nd, 2010 - 2:12 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The founder of the Prayer Tabernacle Church, now Cathedral of the Holy Spirit, Bishop Kenneth Moales has died of heart attack on Monday.Moales was just a day short ... Read more...

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Brooks & Dunn bid adieu with a splendid Nashville concert


September 4th, 2010 - 1:52 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Nashville, Sep 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Brooks & Dunn called off their 2 decade old musical career with a splendid concert in Nashville. They had made a grand debut in 1991 with their ... Read more...

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Gospel Legend Walter L Hawkins Dies of Cancer


July 12th, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) World famous gospel singer and spiritual persona, Bishop Walter L Hawkins has passed away at the age of 61 years old, after a battle with pancreatic ... Read more...

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Kevin Chesney’s house damaged in the Nashville floods


May 7th, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Nashville, May 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Nashville floods have brought the region to its knees. Even though Nashville is considered to be the heart of country music, yet due to the floods, ... Read more...

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Hank Williams gets a Pulitzer posthumously


April 14th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Renowned country musician, Hank Williams, has acquired a Pulitzer Prize subsequent to fifty seven years of his demise. The Pulitzer board awarded the ... Read more...

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Swift’s guitar on auction


February 20th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Teenage singing sensation Taylor Swift's lucky guitar has sparked an online bidding war after the "Love Story" singer put it up for auction. In just six days, bids for ... Read more...

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Singer Bobby Charles Dies


January 15th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New Orleans, Jan 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Noted American musical artist Bobby Charles died on Thursday at his Louisiana home. The much acclaimed singer and songwriter was 71 years old at ... Read more...

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Elvis a superstar for the record books


January 5th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (DPA) Elvis Presley is among the most successful musicians of all time and his legacy has far outlived him. The King of Rock 'n' Roll, who died in ... Read more...

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Rod Stewart Plans On Creating Soul Touching Magic With His Album “SOULBOOK”


October 20th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Rod Stewart, the singer who revisited the cult song "Have I Told You Lately" hopes to create his soul touching magic once again with his new ... Read more...

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Erich Kunzel Dies Of Cancer


September 2nd, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Erich Kunzel, the National Symphony Orchestra conductor and American showman died in a hospital in Bar Harbor, Maine near his Swan Island home, on September 1st. He was 74. The ... Read more...

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‘We’re All for the Hall’


September 1st, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by IBNS
By Samrat BanerjeeSep 1 (IBNS) Music star Keith Urban has already announced the details of “We’re All for the Hall”, a benefit concert to support the Country Music Hall of Fame and ... Read more...

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Dolly Parton to be inducted into Gospel Music Hall of Fame


January 9th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): American country music singer Dolly Parton will be inducted into the Gospel Music Association (GMA) Hall of Fame next month.According to Contactmusic, the induction ceremony will be ... Read more...

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Jimi Hendrixs guitar strap to fetch $35k at LA auction


December 3rd, 2008 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 3 (ANI): A guitar strap used by Jimi Hendrix in 1969 is expected to fetch 35,000 dollars in a forthcoming Los Angeles auction.The framed band had been presented to ... Read more...

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Trombone Shorty Gives a Special Christmas Gift to the People of New Orleans


January 9th, 2008 - 5:00 am ICT by admin
NEW ORLEANS, La. - Dec. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The newly built church was filled to its capacity of 1500 seats; people were seated in the aisles, standing in the doorways, and ... Read more...

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