Music

Singer Akbar Ali Gazi dies
Akbar battled with long-term diabetes and kidney-related problems
Bioplastic records could help decarbonise music business
A sugar-based alternative to vinyl could help to decarbonise the music industry, according to its developer
Singer Nirmala Mishra dies at 81
'Eamon Ekta Jhinuk', 'Bolo to Arshi' and 'Eai Banglar Mati Te', are some of her most popular Bangla songs
Spanish prosecutor seeks 8 year jail term for Shakira
The Latin American musician is accused of failing to pay up $14.7 million in tax income between 2012 and 2014
Singer Carlos Santana performs during the "We Love NYC: The Homecoming Concert" at Central Park in New York City, New York, US, Aug 21, 2021. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz/File
Veteran guitarist Carlos Santana passed out on stage at a US concert on Tuesday night after he was overcome by heat exhaustion and dehydration.
Revellers dance as Diana Ross headlines the Pyramid stage at Worthy Farm in Somerset during the Glastonbury Festival in Britain, June 26, 2022. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
It was a sun-drenched love affair between Diana Ross and revellers at Glastonbury on Sunday when the US singer played in the "legends" slot on the final day of the festival.
Paul McCartney performs on the Pyramid stage at Worthy Farm in Somerset during the Glastonbury Festival in Britain, June 25, 2022. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
Paul McCartney was joined by special guests Bruce Springsteen and Dave Grohl in an epic performance at Glastonbury on Saturday night that spanned the first Beatles demo to some of his latest recording ...
FILE PHOTO - Billie Eilish performs during the second day of the iHeartRadio Music Festival at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, US September 18, 2021. REUTERS
Billie Eilish said it was a "dark day" for American women when she made history by becoming the youngest ever solo performer on Glastonbury's Pyramid stage on Friday night.
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