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Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Global bass sensation Alo Wala has more Indian ties than just lead rapper Shivani Ahlowalia.
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Thursday, November 27, 2014
After resisting the idea of composing music for films for a while, hip-hop artiste Adhi (of Hiphop Tamizha fame) has tested the waters with actor Vishal’s next, Aambala, directed by S...
Thursday, November 13, 2014
The British Council will present ‘The Black Album’ by Avant Garde Dance as part of Impulse 2 and The Park’s New Festival 2014 on November 18, 7p.m., at Museum Theatre, Egmore.“The Bl...
More on hip-hop AND: Chennai
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June 5, 2014
Hip hop artiste Krsna brings his debut album Sellout to the city and hopes to take his music across the globe
November 28, 2013
Remy Martin Hip Hop signs up Adhi for an international multi-lingual album
May 29, 2013
Hard Kaur tells though people associate her with bhangra, she is a hip-hop artiste
January 4, 2013
Rap befriends and blends mellifluously with Kozhikode slang in the hip-hop number “Native Bapa”
September 12, 2012
Sri Lankan musician, Ashanti, on her new album Rock the World and her collaboration with Benny Dayal. »
August 18, 2012
Jaime Meline spent most of his hip hop career behind the scenes, launching artists from his record label Definitive Jux. Simultaneously, he put out music under the name of El-Producto (later shorte...
July 27, 2012
Bonds of brotherhood and music keep U.K.-based band RDB focussed on churning out hits every year. They talk about how Bollywood and their hip-hop bhangra sound take them places »
July 1, 2012
Music Pascal explains the name of the group comes from irreverence to rules and barriers of genre
February 9, 2011
An energetic new band that melds hip hop rhythms with words, sounds and inflexions of the Tamil language…Prince Frederick on how Hiphop Tamizha creates its unique brand of music »
December 3, 2009
Beyonce garnered the most Grammy nominations on Thursday with 10 nods, including nominations for album of the year for “I Am ... Sasha Fierce,” song of the year for her anthem “S...
May 28, 2014
A group of Loyolites make a ‘Happy’ video for Thiruvananthapuram »
August 9, 2013
Chat Look who hopped on board Chennai Express! Give a shout out to Bangalore boys Brodha V and Smokey who’ve added their lyrics, voices, and attitude to the song Ready Steady Po, says BHUMIKA K.
February 2, 2013
For the current crop of Indian indie artists, playing the basic guitars, bass and drums is not enough. Every other artist seems to have been bitten by the electronica bug. Suryakant Sawhney, vocal...
October 29, 2012
A musician’s state of mind, at any given time, should determine his music. Musician Remo Fernandes has been fortunate to have given musical expression to his state of mind, and lived happily with c...
September 10, 2012
Unlike their stage image, the members of metal group Korn were serene when they spoke »
August 16, 2012
From being an underground band to releasing its much talked about album, Hip Hop Tamizha has caught on with the city’ youth. Sudhish Kamath talks to Adhi, the lead man »
July 11, 2012
DJ Lucky Lou on what makes a party raging and things that are keeping him busy right now
May 13, 2012
The revivalist tendency in popular music is still going strong, and Glaswegian soul artist Emeli Sandé's debut album “Our Version of Events” seems to be yet another artist giving strength to the m...
April 21, 2010
Guru, the influential rapper known for his intellectual themes, his monotone delivery and his combination of jazz sounds with hip—hop beats, has died after battling cancer, collaborators sai...
November 20, 2009
Hollywood actor Robert De Niro is planning a new career- gangster rapper.The 66-year-old planned professional change after becoming good friends with hip-hop star 50 Cent on the set of &lsq...
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Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 for their pioneering work on promoting child rights in the subcontinent, as they made an impassioned plea to globalise compassion.