Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Singer Darshan Raval is back with a monsoon special track, and says releasing a song during the rains has become a norm for him.  

'Ghatam' my alternate soul: Grammy-winner Vinayakram

'Ghatam' my alternate soul: Grammy-winner Vinayakram

New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Padma Bhushan recipient musician Vikku Vinayakram is credited for putting the Carnatic music instrument of 'Ghatam' (an earthen pot) on the world map by playing it for a Grammy-winning music album.  

Gajendra gives 'different vibe' to break-up song

Gajendra gives 'different vibe' to break-up song

Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Singer Gajendra Verma of "Tera ghata" fame says he wanted to give a different vibe to his song, "Yaad karke", which talks of break-up.  

New version of 'O saaki' draws flak

New version of 'O saaki' draws flak

New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Some are missing Sukhwinder Singh and Sunidhi Chauhan's strong vocals, others feel the original is too fresh to be touched. Reactions to the recreated version of "O saki saki" in the upcoming "Batla House" have been mixed so far. The original song was sung by Sukhwinder and Sunidhi forthe 2004 film, "Musafir".  

Meiyang Chang to host quiz show for school children

Meiyang Chang to host quiz show for school children

New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Actor-singer Meiyang Chang is all set to return to the small screen as host of a new quiz show for school children.  

Reality show contestant sings for 'The Lion King'

Reality show contestant sings for 'The Lion King'

Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) "Superstar Singer" contestant Sneha Shankar says she enjoyed the whole experience of lending her voice to the Hindi version of "The Lion King" and also singing with one of her favourite singers -- Armaan Malik.  

Khazana Ghazal festival will pay tribute to Gulzar: Rekha Bhardwaj

Khazana Ghazal festival will pay tribute to Gulzar: Rekha Bhardwaj

Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Singer Rekha Bhardwaj has said that the 18th edition of "Khazana", an annual Ghazal festival, will pay a tribute to veteran poet and writer Gulzar.  

'Ve maahi' song of 'Kesari' crosses 200-mn views

'Ve maahi' song of 'Kesari' crosses 200-mn views

Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) The lilting "Ve maahi" song from the Akshay Kumar-starrer "Kesari" has crossed the 200 million mark on YouTube.