Shafaullah Rokhri: The people’s singer | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

Shafaullah Rokhri: The people’s singer | Art & Culture | thenews.com.pk

Certain vocalists become hugely popular because they cater to tastes that are in consonance with the common man. One such artiste was Shafaullah Rokhri who passed away during the prime of his performing years. These vocalists are not formally trained; neither do they belong to a family of musicians. However, they gain prominence by being … Read more

Senegal ´living human treasure´ singer dies aged 95

Senegal ´living human treasure´ singer dies aged 95

DAKAR: Senegalese singer and musician Samba Diabare Samb, named a “living human treasure” by UNESCO in 2006, has died at the age of 96, President Macky Sall said on Saturday. “Senegal has lost one of its most illustrious sons,” he said, adding that the musician had been “a symbol of dignity and social cohesion” as … Read more

Indian singer Jasleen Royal defeats coronavirus

Indian singer Jasleen Royal defeats coronavirus

Indian singer Jasleen Royal defeats coronavirus Indian singer Jasleen Royal, who was tested positive for coronavirus on July 17, has recovered from the Covid-19 and plans to donate plasma. Taking to Instagram, the 29-year-old singer said, “Tested negative finally.” She further said, “In the coming 10 days or as soon as I’m ready, I plan … Read more

Halle Berry says ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer was ‘not the easiest to work with’

Halle Berry says ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer was 'not the easiest to work with'

Halle Berry tore ‘X-Men’ director Bryan Singer up a new one ‘out of frustration’ With the heat being dropped atop X-Men director Bryan Singer, Halle Berry comes out with a slew of complaints about the filmmaker’s professionalism and dubbed him as someone who “didn’t always feel present.” The actress spoke to Variety about her experiences … Read more