India Will Sing, World Will Listen On Dec 7

Inspired by the earlier Live Earth show in 2007, the event would be hosted by former US Vice President Al Gore and TERI Chairperson R K Pachauri to highlight to the world the problems in climate change and to underscore the fact that the people of the world live under one climate, Sabbas Joseph, Director […]

Dolly Parton reduces Stephen Colbert to tears by singing ballad Bury Me Beneath The Willow: ‘I better hush before you cry yourself to death’

She shed some light on her background: ‘Now Momma was the daughter of a Fundamentalist preacher and her people was strict. A woman wasn’t allowed to dance, to wear bright clothes. She couldn’t even cut her hair. Well, Momma married Daddy at 15 – he was 17 – and the first thing she did was […]

The story behind Master KG’s ‘Jerusalema,’ one of the most Shazamed songs in the world

But Nomcebo didn’t think she could come up with lyrics right away and asked if she could work on it at home. Master KG gave her the confidence she needed to do it that night, but she still shooed him out of the recording room so she could have some space to think.

Proms conductor denies role in move to play songs without lyrics after ‘threats to family’

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Staple Singers Release New Lyric Video for 1971 Protest Anthem ‘Respect Yourself’

“Respect Yourself” also appeared on the Staple Singers’ 1972 LP Be Altitude: Respect Yourself, one of seven albums recently reissued as part of Craft Recordings’ Come Go With Me: The Stax Collection. Following that anthology’s digital and vinyl release earlier this year, the release will arrive as a seven-CD box set on November 13th.

Two-time donor MM Keeravani sings a song on plasma donation for Telangana, Karnataka cops

Hyderabad: Popular music director MM Keeravani sang a song on plasma donation — composed by a Kannada dental surgeon working in a Hyderabad dental college. Keeravani himself is two-time plasma donor. Telangana and Karnataka police have jointly produced the video titled “Plasma Dana Jeeva Dana”. The track was sung by Keeravani and playback singer Srinidhi […]

Swing out, sisters: the nuns singing through lockdown

The Poor Clares – who wear long brown habits, beige-coloured veils and sandals – practise a kind of ancient mindfulness: they focus on the present, and other than visits to the doctor or dentist, they stay within the confines of their monastery. At the height of lockdown, says Sister Leo, who’s in her 60s and […]

Living in two worlds hepled to shape my future

I am in Nigeria to promote my new single titled Take my Heart. I am a singer and a songwriter. I play gospel music. I am in the process of releasing an album, but this is the single that I have been working on for a few months now. I have released a few singles […]

Lauren Daigle will sing new song in Oct. 11 benefit concert; Here are the details

“When I was kid, growing up in Louisiana, we were plagued by hurricanes,” Daigle said. “I know first-hand the devastation they bring. With everything going on in the world right now, I want to invite you to join me in loving on those effected by the hurricanes who have lost their homes and so much […]

Frankenstein’s Console: The baked-in pleasures of Alex Kidd in Miracle World

If you didn’t put a cartridge into my version of the Master System, when you turned it on it would start to play Alex Kidd in Miracle World. This blew my mind. Deep inside this machine, something was always thinking about Alex Kidd – Alex Kidd was stuffed right in there. Alex Kidd in Miracle […]