The first song from the movie Gehraiyaan titled 'Doobey' is finally out. The song is picturized on the infectious chemistry of Deepika Padukone and Siddhant Chaturvedi. The peppy music, upbeat vibe and breezy lyrics promise to make the song, the love anthem of the year. Talking about the same, the song has Alisha (Deepika Padukone) and Zain (Siddhant Chaturvedi) start their passionate tryst. The two indulge in an intense romance and the beautiful camaraderie between Deepika and Siddhant is simply unmissable in the catchy track. The song has been crooned by Lothika and has been composed by Savera and OAFF. 'Doobey' has been penned by Kausar Munir. Take a look at the song. The track has been designed by Ankur Tewari. In a statement, he spoke about the song saying, "From the onset, I knew that the music of Gehraiyaan had to be true to its story and allow the audiences to be absorbed into the world of these characters. Kabeer, Savera and our lyricist Kausar … [Read more...] about Gehraiyaan Song Doobey: Deepika Padukone And Siddhant Chaturvedi’s Infectious Chemistry Steals The Show
EXCLUSIVE : George & Tammy , the country music drama series centered around Tammy Wynette, is bulking up its cast. The limited series, which is a co-production between Spectrum Originals and Paramount Network , has added Kelly McCormack and Katy Mixon as guest stars. Jessica Chastain plays Wynette, the first lady of country music, while Michael Shannon is playing her husband George Jones. The pair’s complicated relationship inspired iconic songs such as Wynette’s “Stand by Your Man” and Jones’ “He Stopped Loving Her Today.” Steve Zahn plays George Richey, a songwriter, producer and mainstay of the Nashville country music community who married Wynette after she and Jones split up in 1975. Richey managed Wynette until her death in 1998. Ginny & Georgia star McCormack plays Sheila Richey, Richey’s former wife and one-time friend and confidante of Wynette, while American Housewife star Mixon plays Jan Smith, a makeup and hair artist who works with … [Read more...] about ‘George & Tammy’: Kelly McCormack & Katy Mixon Join Spectrum & Paramount Network Country Music Drama Series
Hugh Prestwood needed help. The country music songwriter and his wife Judy came to the sobering realization that they could no longer afford the rent at their Long Island, New York, home. Nor could they scrounge together the money to move back to Prestwood’s native Texas, even if the state’s lower cost of living might provide a more sustainable future. For the most part, the 79-year-old had nothing — his life savings were depleted. Still, Prestwood hesitated before he decided to create a GoFundMe page , title it “Elderly and Drifting Towards Homeless,” and publish it earlier this month for all the world to see. “My worst-case scenario was that I was going to expose myself as a complete bum, and then get no money,” Prestwood tells Rolling Stone . “But it’s worked out very good.” From the late Seventies to the mid Nineties, Prestwood was among the most respected and acclaimed songwriters in Nashville , writing time-tested country classics like Trisha Yearwood’s “The Song … [Read more...] about The Music Industry Saved Songwriter Hugh Prestwood From Homelessness. Is It Also Responsible for His Plight?
With the Winter Olympics set to begin next week in Beijing, a U.S. State Department human rights report paints a chilling picture of censorship, violence against reporters, and the suppression of dissent during the last Olympic Games held there. Even the Olympic torch relay was censored at the Beijing summer games of 2008 when dissidents protesting China ’s occupation of Tibet were forcibly removed from the route by police, allegedly for their own protection. During the 2022 games, viewers from around the world will be seeing a sanitized version of life in the People’s Republic of China, but not nearly as scrubbed as the version that will be shown to the people of China. When the summer Olympics were held there in 2008, China’s Communist government tightened its grip on dissent and the free flow of information in the days leading up to and during the games. Foreign reporters were officially granted greater freedoms, but the government-controlled press wasn’t even allowed to … [Read more...] about U.S. State Dept. Report Details Censorship & Quashing Of Dissent During Last Olympic Games In China
With a rich legacy of over 25 years, Zee TV's Sa Re Ga Ma Pa has been successful in discovering some truly invaluable gems of the music fraternity. The ongoing season of the longest-running singing reality show has been enthralling music lovers across the country with its fresh roster of talents. In a recent episode, veteran singers Anuradha Paudwal and Sadhana Sargam graced the stage of the show. The duo was seen thoroughly enjoyed the performances by each and every contestant. However, contestants Snigdhajit and Neelanjana’s rendition of the songs 'Jiye Toh Jiye Kaise’ and 'Aaiye Aapka Intezaar Tha’ especially caught Anuradha Paudwal’s attention. Anuradha praised Neelanjana and said, “Your voice has grains of a playback singer. You are just one right song away from getting a hit.” She also spoke about Sadhana Sargam on the show and shared, “Not many people know that Sadhana is a disciple of Pandit Jasraj ji. She’s a classical singer and I remember the time … [Read more...] about Anuradha Paudwal And Sadhana Sargam Grace Zee TV’s Sa Re Ga Ma Pa As Special Guests