Usha Vaidyanath Someshwar Sami - popularly know as Usha Uthup -has been an iconic female singer in the music industry for over last 4 decades with her exclusive voice and singing style Born in Mumba she embraced Kolkata where she resides.
The legendary Bryan Guy Adams, OC OBC is a Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer, guitarist, photographer, philanthropist and activist turns 59 years old today. We wish him a very Happy Birthday.
Wishing Andrew Lloyd Webber a Happy Birthday. A British composer who started his career as a 17-year-old budding musical-theatre composer, is attributed to have single-handedly reinvented the musicals and operas. He has created some of the most outstanding film scores and is rated as the he commercially successful composer. His worldwide hits include Don't Cry for Me, Argentina from Evita, The Phantom of the Opera, Jesus Christ Superstar and has staged over 10,000 shows in Broadway.
Playback singer Alka Yagnik born on 20 March 1966 in Kolkata turned a year older today. At the age of 6, she started singing for Akashvani (All India Radio), Calcutta. At the age of 10, her mother brought her to Bombay as a child singer. The National Film Award winner is one of the most versatile singers in the music industry. She is popular for singing Bollywood songs but Alka has also sung in Gujarati, Odia, Assamese, Manipuri, Nepali, Rajasthani, Bengali, Bhojpuri, Punjabi, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil, and Malayalam.
Appreciation is a beautiful word which makes me much more motivated and help me in attaining my goals. I have been nominated for "Upcoming Music Composer" category in "Mirchi Music Award, Bangla 2017", for the songs "Sei Kahini & Ekla Akash ". Mark your dates guys: 7th March.. All your best wishes comes true..Thanks for your support.
The American pop idol of 70's and 80's who had won millions of heartthrobs across the world with his seductive voice and chart toppers across decades. Happy Birthday! and thanks you for the wonderful music.
Sarod player Pandit Buddhadev Dasgupta died in Kolkata on Monday at the age of 85. A great loss for Indian Classical Music Buddadeb Dasgupta, who was conferred the Padma Bhushan award in 2012, had been suffering from a respiratory illness for the past few days and died at 6.30 am after suffering a heart attack. Dasgupta’s body has been kept at the Peace Heaven funeral parlour so that people can pay their last respects. His body will be cremated on Wednesday.
Shankar Mahadevan born in Mumbai into a Tamil family. He trained is in Hindustani classical and Carnatic music since childhood. Release of his first album - Breathless in 1998 which steered him into stardom as a singer and composer. Hence he later ventured into music direction for Bollywood films as a part of the Shankar–Ehsaan–Loy team.
Allah-Rakha Rahman is a music philanthropist and an all time great composer. Primarily known for reinventing and recreating classical with with electronic arrangement and orchestration. Chennai born Rahman was initiated into composing music by his father since childhood, He assisted in the studio by playing the keyboard. by the age of 11 and earned his degree in western classical music thereafter. His film score compositions started in the 90s and finally made his way to Bollywood in a decade Today, Rahman has proved music has no barriers and earns respect from all ends of the world.
The carnatic voice which sang ‘Amani Manadho Manyo Lokaswami Trilokadruth’ Radha Viswanathan, daughter of legendary classical singer M S Subbulakshmi, passed away at a private hospital in Chennai on 2nd January 2018 at 11;50 P.M. She was 83 and was admitted to the Fortis hospital on Tuesday morning.