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    Cyprus singer shines spotlight on refugees

    Agence France-Presse . Nicosia | Updated at 10:12pm on August 10, 2020

    Cypriot singer Alexia Vassiliou still remembers the sound of the sirens wailing eerily over her house when she was just a child to warn of...

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    People’s song singers entertain audience

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:10pm on August 10, 2020

    Artistes of Satyen Sen Shilpi Gosthi and cultural organisation Uthan entertained the audience rendering people’s songs at an online music show held on Sunday. The...

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    People pay last respects to Alauddin Ali

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:06pm on August 10, 2020

    People from all walks of life paid their last respects to late eight-time National Film Award-winning music director-composer Alauddin Ali at Bangladesh Film Development Corporation...

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    Tahsan joins Creme 21’s awareness campaign

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:50pm on August 09, 2020

    Popular singer-songwriter Tahsan Khan has teamed up with Creme 21 in an effort to create public awareness about the coronavirus, said a press release. The...

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    Pranab Ray remembered

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 10:44pm on August 09, 2020

    Artistes paid tribute to the late renowned lyricist, composer and poet Pranab Ray in an online programme organised by cultural organisation Nibedon on Sunday. The...

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    Alauddin Ali dies

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:08pm on August 09, 2020

    Eight time National Film Award winner and legendary music director Alauddin Ali died at a hospital in the capital on Sunday at about 6:20pm. He...

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    Serbian musicians battle the coronavirus blues

    Agence France-Presse . Belgrade | Updated at 11:02pm on August 08, 2020

    In a studio embedded deep inside an old Belgrade printing factory turned artistes’ space, the rock group Dingospo Dali rehearses for a show they are...

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    Beatboxing for Buddha: Japan monk’s musical outreach

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 11:01pm on August 08, 2020

    The music grows gradually: first a snare drum-like beat, then a throaty drone layered on top, followed by high-pitched humming. And then the monk begins...

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    It is hard to make a living as a singer : Fahmida Nabi

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:51pm on August 08, 2020

    If the current health crisis caused an economic downturn, its impact is clearly felt in the cultural field as even the most talented artistes are...

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    I have never abused anyone: Placido Domingo

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:33pm on August 06, 2020

    Famed Spanish opera singer Placido Domingo, accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct, denied the allegations Thursday in an interview in which he talked about...