BTS return empty-handed from Grammys

BTS, a K-pop sensation, once again returned with empty hands from the Grammy Awards, that too for the third consecutive year.

Looking back at 5 iconic songs by Lata Mangeshkar

Legendary Indian singer Lata Mangeshkar passed away a year ago on February 6 -- today marks her first death anniversary.

Grammys could make history with Beyoncé, Adele wins

Several of music’s biggest names, including Beyoncé, are in the running for the night’s top honors — Harry Styles, Mary J. Blige, Kendrick Lamar, ABBA and Lizzo are all among the nominees in for album of the year. Adele joins them in the record of the year competition.

‘Nazrul Festival 2023’ begins tomorrow

Tomorrow marks to be an exciting day for Nazrul Sangeet lovers, as the “Nazrul Festival 2023” will kick off at Gulshan Lake Park. Organised jointly by Bangladesh Nazrul-Sangeet Songstha, High Commission of India in Dhaka, as well as the Gulshan Society. The festival will be held on February 3 and 4, from 5 pm to 10 pm.

Coke Studio Bangla back with season two

Coke Studio Bangla began their journey last year, creating a worldwide phenomenon with their intricate musical compositions. This year, they aim to return with a new season, which they have already announced on social media—accompanied by a teaser for what’s to come.

Alka Yagnik surpasses BTS, The Weeknd on YouTube

Versatile Bollywood singer, Alka Yagnik has topped the list of most-streamed artists on YouTube in 2022, surpassing popular Korean band BTS.

Harry Styles to perform at Grammy Awards 2023

Harry Styles is all set to perform at the 2023 Grammy Awards, which will take place on Sunday, February 5. The announcement was made during the fourth quarter of the AFC Championship game between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. The game has been broadcast on CBS, the Grammys' network since 1973.

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Trevor Noah returns as Grammy host with comfort, nervousness

Trevor Noah feels more comfortable hosting the Grammy Awards for a third-straight year, but the former “The Daily Show” host still has some nervousness about leading the ceremony with big-time acts like Beyoncé, Adele and Harry Styles looking on.

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Fans throw bottle at Kailash Kher during concert

On Sunday, Bollywood singer Kailash Kher was verbally and physically assaulted during a concert in Karnataka's Hampi. This was reportedly due to the singer not performing a Kannada song.

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Alka Yagnik surpasses BTS, The Weeknd on YouTube

Versatile Bollywood singer, Alka Yagnik has topped the list of most-streamed artists on YouTube in 2022, surpassing popular Korean band BTS.

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Rick Astley sues Yung Gravy over 'Never Gonna Give You Up' soundalike

Rick Astley has sued the rapper Yung Gravy over a song that borrowed heavily from the British singer's signature "Never Gonna Give You Up," claiming that the new song illegally used an impersonator who imitated Astley's distinctive baritone.

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Australia could deny Ye entry over controversy

A senior Australian government minister said Wednesday that rapper Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, could be refused a visa due to antisemitic comments if he attempts to visit Australia. Education Minister Jason Clare was responding to media reports that the U.S. celebrity intends to visit the family of new Australian partner Bianca Censori in Melbourne next week.

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Justin Bieber sells rights to ‘Baby,’ rest of music catalog

Justin Bieber’s record-breaking pop hits from “Baby” to “Sorry” are no longer his after the superstar sold the rights to all his early career music. The Canadian-American pop star’s six albums, including his most recent album “Justice,” are part of the massive catalog sale deal with Hipgnosis, a U.K-based music investment company.

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'RRR' composer confident 'Naatu Naatu' is Oscar-worthy

"Naatu Naatu", the standout song in the Indian period film "RRR," has won a Golden Globe and a Critics Choice Award, garnered hundreds of millions of views on YouTube and spawned a TikTok challenge.

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High Court orders the authorities to issue an E-passport for Asif Akbar

The High Court has ordered the passport authorities to issue an E-passport for the noted musician Asif Akbar. The order was passed today by the High Court Bench, comprising of Justice Zafar Ahmed, Justice Md Mahbubur Rahman and Justice Rashed Ullah.

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Meet the man behind ‘Obak Bhalobasha’

Legacy. It’s often an arbitrary word that is thrown around. But very few can truly say that their legacies have been solidified in the stars.

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