Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Rapper Naezy, whose life served as one of the inspirations for the Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt-starrer "Gully Boy", feels proud to see the growth of rap culture in India.  

Ed Sheeran has great sense of humour: Himesh Patel

Ed Sheeran has great sense of humour: Himesh Patel

New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) "Yesterday" star Himesh Patel had great fun working with popular singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran, and is impressed with his sense of humour.  

Zakir, Sonal made Sangeet Natak Akademi fellows, 44 conferred 2018 awards

Zakir, Sonal made Sangeet Natak Akademi fellows, 44 conferred 2018 awards

New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain and eminent classical dancers Sonal Mansingh, Jatin Goswami (Sattriya) and K. Kalyanasundaram Pillai (Bharatanatyam) were conferred the Sangeet Natak Akademi's prestigious fellowships on Tuesday. The Akademi also announced 44 recipients of its awards for the year 2018.  

Want to collaborate with Asha Bhosle: Arjun Kanungo

Want to collaborate with Asha Bhosle: Arjun Kanungo

New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) New-age singer Arjun Kanungo, who rose to fame with the foot-tapping number "Baaki baatein peene baad", says he wants to collaborate with veteran singer Asha Bhosle.  

Some songs shouldn't be recreated: Badshah

Some songs shouldn't be recreated: Badshah

New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) "Kaala chashma", "Humma humma" and "Tamma Tamma Loge" have two things in common -- they have all been recreated and Badshah has played an integral part in the new versions of these songs. The star rapper has fun doing recreations, but says there are some songs you should not touch.  

Want to work with SRK, Kajol & KJo: Badshah

Want to work with SRK, Kajol & KJo: Badshah

New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Rapper Badshah admits he "somehow managed" to get the audience's favourite on-screen couple -- Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol -- together for a quirky video he posted on Instagram, with a little help from technology.    

Melodic hit gets a new-age tweak

Melodic hit gets a new-age tweak

Mumbai, July 12 (IANS) Singers Shaan and Shreya Ghoshal's 2005 song "Naam ada likhna" from the 2005 film, "Yahaan", has been given a refreshing touch by new-age singers Madhubanti Bagchi and Shreyas Puranik.  

Badshah creates world record with new song

Badshah creates world record with new song

Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Indian rap star Badshah has broken a world record with with his new number, "Paagal", dethroning the popular South Korean band BTS, by crossing 75 million-plus views in 24 hours.