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Music composer Ilaiyaraaja conferred with Padma Vibhushan award

Music composer Ilaiyaraaja conferred with Padma Vibhushan award

Ilaiyaraaja has composed over 5,000 songs in his career spanning over three decades across multiple languages

Mar 20, 2018, 23:45 PM IST

Had to shoot with real beggars for 'Pichaikkaran': Vijay Antony

Vijay Antony had to shoot with real beggars to make everything look authentic in the forthcoming Tamil action-thriller 'Pichaikkaran'.

Feb 26, 2016, 11:53 AM IST

Devi Sri Prasad to make acting debut next year

Famous southern cinema composer Devi Sri Prasad will make his acting debut next year.

Nov 28, 2015, 12:54 PM IST
Would love to collaborate with the Khans: Amit Trivedi

Would love to collaborate with the Khans: Amit Trivedi

Music composer Amit Trivedi says he would be happy to collaborate with the Bollywood's Khan trio - Shah Rukh, Salman and Aamir - for a song.

Oct 16, 2015, 12:01 PM IST
Top 5 songs of musical maestro Ravindra Jain

Top 5 songs of musical maestro Ravindra Jain

The legendary music composer Ravindra Jain who proved himself with innumerable evergreen hits will always be remembered in his body of work.

Oct 09, 2015, 20:03 PM IST
Aadesh Shrivastava loses battle with cancer at 51: Celebs pay tribute on Twitter

Aadesh Shrivastava loses battle with cancer at 51: Celebs pay tribute on Twitter

Famed music directed Aadesh Shrivastava lost his battle with cancer at the age of 51.

Sep 05, 2015, 02:54 AM IST
Music director Aadesh Shrivastava is no more, succumbs to cancer at 51

Music director Aadesh Shrivastava is no more, succumbs to cancer at 51

 Music composer Aadesh Shrivastava who was battling cancer passed away post midnight.

Sep 05, 2015, 02:09 AM IST
Music composer Aadesh Shrivastava diagnosed with cancer again, critical

Music composer Aadesh Shrivastava diagnosed with cancer again, critical

Bollywood music composer Aadesh Shrivastava has been diagnosed with cancer again.

Aug 31, 2015, 04:05 AM IST
Vishal Dadlani willing to perform for armed forces for free

Vishal Dadlani willing to perform for armed forces for free

Singer-composer Vishal Dadlani says if he is approached by the country's armed forces, he would happily perform without charging a single penny.

Aug 21, 2015, 17:42 PM IST

Music composer Ilayaraja discharged, resumes work

 Music composer Ilayaraja has been discharged from hospital today and already resumed work, his eldest son Karthik Raja said.

Aug 17, 2015, 19:30 PM IST
Classical music influenced my musical aesthetics: Shankar Mahadevan

Classical music influenced my musical aesthetics: Shankar Mahadevan

Award-winning composer and playback singer Shankar Mahadevan says exposure to classical music has played an important part in influencing his musical aesthetics.

Aug 12, 2015, 18:48 PM IST
Celebrities react to legendary composer MS Vishwanathan's demise

Celebrities react to legendary composer MS Vishwanathan's demise

Legendary music composer MS Vishwanathan passed away at the age of 87, leaving behind a legacy of over 750 films. He was an inspiration in the southern film industry and many superstars took to Twitter to express condolence and respect. 

Jul 14, 2015, 12:55 PM IST

Legendary Tamil music composer MSV recovering

Legendary Tamil film music composer M S Viswanathan, who is being treated at a private hospital here for geriatric disorders, is on the way to recovery.

Jul 08, 2015, 20:07 PM IST
Neerja Bhanot biopic: Music composer Shekhar Ravjiani to romance Sonam Kapoor?

Neerja Bhanot biopic: Music composer Shekhar Ravjiani to romance Sonam Kapoor?

Bollywood stylista Sonam Kapoor might be seen having a gala time at the on going 68th Cannes Film Festival right now, but the talented actress will soon be back and resume the shooting on Neerja Bhanot biopic, once she takes the return flight from the French Riviera.

May 20, 2015, 10:26 AM IST
 I am stepping into filmmaking: Resul Pookutty

I am stepping into filmmaking: Resul Pookutty

Oscar-winner Resul Pookutty says he now wants to step into direction and production after a successful career as a sound designer.

Apr 09, 2015, 15:33 PM IST
Shekhar Ravjiani plays piano at Farah's london abode!

Shekhar Ravjiani plays piano at Farah's london abode!

Bollywood's ace musician Shekhar Ravjiani has made an irreplaceable place for himself along with his partner Vishal Dadlani in the industry. The talented duo of music composers have won the heart of many with their compositions.

Mar 28, 2015, 03:22 AM IST
Happy to be part of Cannes-nominated short film: Ghibran

Happy to be part of Cannes-nominated short film: Ghibran

Southern composer Ghibran, who co-produced the short film "Swayer Corporations", is delighted that it has been selected in the short films category in the upcoming Cannes International Film Festival.

Mar 21, 2015, 16:15 PM IST

Yuvan Shankar Raja gets married a third time

 Music composer Yuvan Shankar Raja, son of popular music director Ilayaraja, today got married for the third time to Jaffrunnisha, a native of Keezhakarai in the district.

Jan 02, 2015, 07:25 AM IST

Frederic Chopin’s heart exhumed in secret, like a relic

Remove my heart after I die and entomb it in Poland.

Nov 19, 2014, 13:27 PM IST
'Mylanji Mojulla Veedu' a big project: Afzal Yusuff

'Mylanji Mojulla Veedu' a big project: Afzal Yusuff

Visually challenged music composer Afzal Yusuff says his upcoming movie 'Mylanji Monjulla Veedu' is a "big project" .

Nov 18, 2014, 14:35 PM IST