Krishnakumar Kunnath popularly known as K.K. is one singer who has stolen million of hearts through his melodious and touching songs and has given a unique sound to songs which really appeal to today’s generation. To say that the singer reigns over audience heart won’t be an understatement but to tell the truth this singer also commands fans among contemporary singers!
Amar, the British RnB singer of Indian origin with a sultry voice and semi-classical style of singing is finally unleashing her long-awaited debut album aptly titled ‘Show It Off’. Amar has over 15 years of experience in the music scene and has worked with a wide array of International and crossover artists and producers including Timbaland (on `Shock Value I and II’), Talvin Singh (on `Anokha)’, Khaled, and Nitin Sawhney (on `Outside’).
Lyricist Guru Thakur is renowned for his writings and poetry in Marathi film industry. It is said that real often inspires reel and something similar happened to Guru when he was penning his thoughts for song ‘Khel Mandala’ (Natarang).
Shruti Haasan, who entered B-Town with the film ‘Luck’ where she starred opposite chocolate boy Imran Khan, is a musician first. Shruti Hassan as many people must know is the daughter of superstar Kamal Hassan and beautiful actress Sarika.
Singer Alyssa Mendonca who is making her debut with the song ‘Uff Teri Adaa’ from the flick ‘Karthik Calling Karthik’ is currently reining the billboards. Initially, Alyssa Mendonca had never thought that she would end up taking up playback singing as a career, as she never realized her latent talent that was spotted by her composer father Loy Mendonca.
Maha Muqabla is bringing on the heat with its entry in semi finals… as there is visible amount of arguments and disagreements amongst the mentors themselves!
Pyarelal (of the renowned music director-duo pair Laxmikant Pyarelal) was felicitated by the Malwa Rangmanch Samiti in Ujjain recently. He was accorded the warmest welcome by the huge gathering. Pyarelal Sharma, the musical better half of Laxmikant Kudalkar who gave music to over 500 films in Bollywood was felicitated by Dr Mohan Gupta, Vice Chancellor of Maharishi Panini Sanskrit Vishvavidhyalay, Shri Neeraj Mandloi, Shri Shubkaran Sharma and Shri R.D.Jain on the dais with the traditional ‘Tilak’ on the forehead and crowned with a pink turban.
Martin Scorsese has shown keen interest in revising and restoring Mamata Shankar’s legendary father Uday Shankar’s film ‘Kalpana’.
On 14th Feb, singer Kailash Kher and his wife Sheetal marked their first marriage anniversary with their new born baby boy Kabir Kher. To greet the couple and bless their newborn kid the whole music industry had gathered. The celebrities who graced the occasion were director Prakash Jha. Actor Anupam Kher, Poonam Dhillon, music director Anu Malik, Anup Jalota, Salim-Suleiman, Ram Sampat, lyricist Prasoon Joshi, and singers Hansraj Hans, Shaan, Richa Sharma, Sonali Sampat etc.