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'Jai ho' fetches a bouquet of global awards for Rahman

‘Jai ho’ fetches a bouquet of global awards for Rahman


New Delhi, When Indian music maestro A.R. Rahman was composing the song “Jai ho”, he didn’t envisage that the composition would become such a rage and win him laurels and awards across the globe. The song features in British filmmaker
A. R. Rahman, Aamir, Rekha, Saif get civilian honours

A. R. Rahman, Aamir, Rekha, Saif get civilian honours


New Delhi, Bollywood star Aamir Khan and celebrated Tamil composers A.R. Rahman and Ilayaraja were Monday named for Padma Bhushan, the nation’s third highest civilian award, While actors Rekha, Saif Ali Khan, Arundhati Nag and sound engineer Resul Pokutty got
Rahman sings for India-Australia friendship

Rahman sings for India-Australia friendship


Sydney, Forty thousand Sydneysiders Saturday night clapped and cheered as the ‘Mozart of Madras’ A.R. Rahman and his troupe provided a spectacular musical extravaganza to salute India-Australia friendship. Seamlessly blending the traditional with the modern, the music spanned the differences
Not all attacks in Australia are racist, says Rahman

Not all attacks in Australia are racist, says Rahman


Sydney, Not all attacks on Indians in Australia are racist in nature, says music maestro A.R. Rahman, now here for a free concert in a bid to bridge relations between India and Australia. The Indian Oscar winner urged the media
A.R. Rahman gets two Grammy nominations for Slumdog Millionaire

A.R. Rahman gets two Grammy nominations for Slumdog Millionaire


New Delhi, (BollywoodNewsWorld.com) Music maestro A.R. Rahman has been nominated for two Grammy awards for the film “Slumdog Millionaire”. The Mozart of Madras, as Rahman is fondly called, has been nominated in the best soundtrack for motion pictures, television or
Annu Malek, A.R Rahman are my favourite composers: Sonu Niigaam

Annu Malek, A.R Rahman are my favourite composers: Sonu Niigaam


The man with the silken voice – Sonu Niigaam has worked with umpteen composers in Bollywood but he maintains that his favourites are Annu Malek and A.R Rahman because they explore his versatility. “My favourite composers are Annu Malek and
Rahman set to compose for Hollywood comedy

Rahman set to compose for Hollywood comedy


Mumbai, Oscar winning musician A.R. Rahman is set to compose music for his first full-fledged Hollywood project “Couples Retreat” and he is determined not to create anything similar to the “Slumdog Millionaire” tunes. He also stressed that while there wouldn’t
Rahman proves his prowess yet again with 'Blue' (Music Review)

Rahman proves his prowess yet again with ‘Blue’ (Music Review)


India's double Oscar winner A.R. Rahman returns with another hit musical score in underwater film "Blue". The album boasts of both racy and slow songs and brings forth contemporary sounds that generate a lot of interest.
Rahman, Danny Boyle invited to become Oscar voters

Rahman, Danny Boyle invited to become Oscar voters


Washington, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited India’s music maestro A.R. Rahman and four other Oscar winners associated with the Academy award sweeper “Slumdog Millionaire” to join its roster of voting members. Rahman has been invited

Jackson was reading Tagore, planned work with Rahman


London, Pop legend Michael Jackson, who died Saturday, was reading poetry by Indian Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore during the last days of his life, and had commissioned Oscar-winning music maestro A.R. Rahman to create a unity anthem for his new