New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANSlife) Amit Trivedi is not only a singer and lyricist; he is also an Indian film score composer and music director. He rose to fame with the critically acclaimed music hits from the movie "Dev D" which also bagged him many awards, catapulting him straight into the big league.  

Nikhita Gandhi's song 'For now' inspired by past heartbreak

Nikhita Gandhi's song 'For now' inspired by past heartbreak

Mumbai, Oct 17 (IANS) Playback singer Nikhita Gandhi is coming up with an album of English songs written and sung by her. Titled "Closure", the unique thing about this album is that the songs were written when Nikhita was a student. Now, after turning into a professional singer, she has compiled some of those numbers and created an album.  

Back from drugs and depression, reality star won't quit music again

Back from drugs and depression, reality star won't quit music again

New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Azmat Hussain was just 10 when he lifted the "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs" trophy in 2011. Eight years later, he is back on the reality TV circuit, as a contestant on season 11 of "Indian Idol". Much has happened in between, with Azmat drowning himself in drugs and depression. His confidence is shaken, but he has promised himself not to give up in life easily, and to pursue music irrespective of his position at the ongoing singing competition on TV.  

Nikhita Gandhi's song 'For now' inspired by past heartbreak

Nikhita Gandhi's song 'For now' inspired by past heartbreak

Mumbai, Oct 17 (IANS) Playback singer Nikhita Gandhi is coming up with an album of English songs written and sung by her. Titled "Closure", the unique thing about this album is that the songs were written when Nikhita was a student. Now, after turning into a professional singer, she has compiled some of those numbers and created an album.  

Back from drugs and depression, reality star won't quit music again

Back from drugs and depression, reality star won't quit music again

New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Azmat Hussain was just 10 when he lifted the "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs" trophy in 2011. Eight years later, he is back on the reality TV circuit, as a contestant on season 11 of "Indian Idol". Much has happened in between, with Azmat drowning himself in drugs and depression. His confidence is shaken, but he has promised himself not to give up in life easily, and to pursue music irrespective of his position at the ongoing singing competition on TV.  

DJ Alan Walker set for 3-city India tour in December

DJ Alan Walker set for 3-city India tour in December

Mumbai, Oct 17 (IANS) British-born Norwegian deejay and record producer Alan Walker will perform in India this December, as part of his Aviation Tour.  

Ecstatic with the success of 'Ghungroo' song: Shilpa Rao

Ecstatic with the success of 'Ghungroo' song: Shilpa Rao

Mumbai, Oct 16 (IANS) The Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff-starrer "War" is a blockbuster, and so are the film's the songs, especially "Ghungroo".  

Salim Merchant: My body of work proves I don't need to copy

Salim Merchant: My body of work proves I don't need to copy

New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Singer-composer Salim Merchant along with Sulaiman has given many memorable and original hits like "Chak De! India" and "Aashayein". But he was recently slammed by a Pakistani singer for copying his song. Salim says it's not his style to engage in a Twitter battle and that his body of work proves that he doesn't need to copy from another artiste's work.