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Sachin Tendulkar anthem song was initially a rap, says AR Rahman

Sachin Tendulkar anthem song was initially a rap, says AR Rahman

Composer A.R. Rahman, who has given the music for the upcoming film "Sachin: A Billion Dreams", on Tuesday said that initially, the anthem song in the movie was a rap with the chants that supporters used to make during the matches on the field.

May 10, 2017, 11:43 AM IST

Lil Wayne denies he is hospitalised

Responding to the report, the rapper thanked his fans for their prayers and assured them they had nothing to worry about.

Jul 13, 2016, 05:13 AM IST
Rapper Phife Dawg dead at 45

Rapper Phife Dawg dead at 45

Rapper Phife Dawg, a member of rap group A Tribe Called Quest, is dead. He was 45.

Mar 24, 2016, 16:35 PM IST
VIRAL VIDEO: 'Hamilton' Lin-Manuel Miranda's freestyle rap with US President Barack Obama - Watch

VIRAL VIDEO: 'Hamilton' Lin-Manuel Miranda's freestyle rap with US President Barack Obama - Watch

This video showing Hamilton star and writer Lin-Manuel Miranda freestyling with US President Barack Obama is going viral!

Mar 20, 2016, 18:03 PM IST

Kashmir's Gen New talks of anguish through rap, graffiti and writing

After a quarter century of turmoil in Jammu and Kashmir, a section of the new generation is taking to music, writing and other art forms to tell their stories.

Jul 12, 2015, 14:03 PM IST
Watch: Comical video takes dig at Shah Rukh, Salman's rivalry

Watch: Comical video takes dig at Shah Rukh, Salman's rivalry

A new online video takes a humorous look at the professional and personal rivalry between Bollywood stars Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan.

May 20, 2015, 17:22 PM IST
Ranveer Singh to rap for mothers on TV show 'Thank-you Maa'

Ranveer Singh to rap for mothers on TV show 'Thank-you Maa'

Actor Ranveer Singh will do a rap for mothers on a new TV show "Thank-you Maa", which will go on air during Mother's Day next month.

Apr 29, 2015, 15:43 PM IST
Rapid Action Project to document butterflies in Nagaland

Rapid Action Project to document butterflies in Nagaland

A Rapid Action Project(RAP), a first of its kind in the north east, has been initiated to document different species of butterflies by the Wildlife Trust of India in Nagaland.

Apr 06, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

Watch: Mumbai girls 'rap against rape' viral video!

After ruckus over Nirbhaya documentary, here comes in a new video featuring two young Mumbai girls who have stood up and sung a song hitting hard at the hypocrisy related to women folks in India.

Mar 18, 2015, 19:56 PM IST

Rap mogul `Suge` Knight to stay behind bars

Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight will have to remain behind bars until next month after a California judge on Monday delayed a bail hearing over a hit-and-run incident that left one man dead and one injured.

Feb 10, 2015, 03:22 AM IST

Watch: `Babuji` Alok Nath turns rapper!

After becoming the butt of jokes on social media, our very own `babuji`, Alok Nath has turned into a rapper. Yes you heard it right, the actor has been spotted in a video that caught everyone`s attention post his Twitter debut.

Jun 28, 2014, 17:38 PM IST

Drake won`t perform at Grammy nomination ceremony

Rapper Drake will not perform at the Grammy nomination ceremony here Friday.

Dec 06, 2013, 20:52 PM IST

For 50th Jubilee, Delhi school musical raps on the samosa

The humble samosa hot and spicy, is the star of a brand new musical, which pays homage to the snack considered a favourite among generations of students of the Mount St Mary`s school here.

Oct 30, 2013, 16:16 PM IST

Paul McCartney tempted to collaborate with rappers Jay Z and Kanye West

Sir Paul McCartney has revealed that if a collaboration had taken place for his album `New`, it would have been with rappers Jay-Z and Kanye West.

Oct 18, 2013, 12:12 PM IST

Kanye West calls himself No 1 rock star on the planet

Kanye West may have many faults but humility is not one of them.

Sep 24, 2013, 15:09 PM IST

Drake donates USD 10K to mother of 5 Children killed in fire

Rappers Drake and The Game have teamed up to donate USD 10,000 each to an Ohio woman whose entire family was killed in a house fire.

Sep 20, 2013, 16:05 PM IST

Suryanelli rape case: P J Kurien rules out resignation

Under attack over the Suryanelli rape case that has returned to haunt him, Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Deputy Chairman P J Kurien on Friday ruled out his resignation saying he is innocent.

Feb 08, 2013, 19:47 PM IST

We cannot jump the process: Renuka on Suryanelli

Amid demands for P J Kurien`s resignation, Congress said Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairperson got a "clean chit" by judiciary and "we cannot jump the process" in wake of revelations in Suryanelli rape case.

Feb 08, 2013, 19:46 PM IST

Don`t confuse between `rappers` and `rapers`, say Twitterati

The recent controversy over Honey Singh`s songs has sparked off a debate on social media platforms with many questioning why Bollywood gets away with suggestive item songs.

Jan 03, 2013, 18:32 PM IST

Snoop Dogg to perform in two cities for first India tour

In his first ever concert tour to India, American rapper Snoop Dogg is expected to take the music enthusiasts of Pune and New Delhi by storm with his performance in January next year.

Dec 15, 2012, 16:00 PM IST