Jennifer Lopez slammed for copying Beyonce at American Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez slammed for copying Beyonce at American Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez, who performed awe-inspiring duet with Maluma at 2020 American Music Awards on Sunday, received flak from fans as they alleged her  of copying Beyonce. Soon after Jennifer’s amazing performance at the show, the music lovers pointed out the similarities to Beyonce’s 2014 Grammys duet with her husband, rapper Jay-Z.   The social media users … Read more

The Nawab of music | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

The Nawab of music | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

It appears that Vishnu Narayan Bhathkhande and Nawab Thakur Ali were great friends and they wanted to do something about music in the early part of the 20th Century. On the death anniversary of Pandit Vishnu Narayan Bhathkhande, perhaps it would be worthwhile to remember a close associate of his who wrote a seminal book … Read more

Sindh cultural night attracts folk music lovers at Lok Virsa

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Islamabad : Sindhi Musical Night with unique traditional touch enthralled the audience with famous folk and Sufi music in ongoing Lok Mela at Lok Virsa Open air theatre on Thursday. Renowed Sindhi artists and musicians who joined the event were Tufail Khan Sanjrani, Taj Mastani, Barkat Ali, Nirodha, Malini, Rajab and Salamat Ali, Master Wali, … Read more

Mehwish Hayat loves magic of Solis music festival in Karachi

Mehwish Hayat loves magic of Solis music festival in Karachi

KARACHI: Mehwish Hayat, the country’s leading showbiz diva, is overpowered by the ‘magic of Solis festival’ over the weekend, an event that isn’t going to be forgotten anytime soon. Karachiites enjoyed the Solis Music and Arts Festival held in the port city on Saturday. The local and international artists, including Clean Bandit, Kill the Buzz, … Read more

The music conundrum | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

The music conundrum | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

Music has always had an uneasy relationship with the lives of the Muslims of the sub-continent. Many listen to music and enjoy it, but when it comes to its emotive affirmation and intuitive apprehension, shy away from its full acknowledgement. The attitude has been compounded by the imposition of a colonial educational set up. Religion, … Read more

Niall Horan owes music career to Katy Perry: ‘I wouldn’t be here’ without her help

Niall Horan owes music career to Katy Perry: ‘I wouldn’t be here’ without her help

Niall Horan owes music career to Katy Perry: ‘I wouldn’t be here’ without her help One Direction’s Niall Horan gave pop sensation Katy Perry a shout out for her hand in debuting his music career. It was during his appearance on SiriusXM’s The Morning Mash Up that the singer was quoted saying, “If Katy Perry … Read more

Fans bid final farewell to Brazil music legend Joao Gilberto

Fans bid final farewell to Brazil music legend Joao Gilberto

Rio de Janeiro: Hundreds of mourners turned out Monday to bid a final farewell to Brazilian music legend Joao Gilberto at a public vigil in Rio de Janeiro. Wreathes placed around the semi-open coffin in the city´s majestic Municipal Theater paid tribute to the pioneer of bossa nova, who died on Saturday aged 88 following … Read more

Patari’s music moneyball

Patari’s music moneyball

Patari, a music start-up and Pakistan’s largest streaming site has, over the last year or so, become known for its brilliant original projects and platforms such as Patari Tabeer, Patari Fanoos (created in partnership with Zohaib Kazi) and Patari Aslis Volume I and II. In 2018, for instance, Patari has continued releasing on Aslis Vol. … Read more

Kanye West threatens a strike, dubbing music industry a ‘modern day slave ship’

Kanye West threatens a strike, dubbing music industry a ‘modern day slave ship’

Kanye West threatens a strike, dubbing music industry a ‘modern day slave ship’ Soon after announcing his run for president, American rapper Kanye West took to Twitter to urge his fans to ‘stop killing each other’ and ‘respect each other’. The rapper began by comparing himself to the historically religious figure Moses and claimed, “I’m … Read more