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    Diverse music shows to be aired

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:33pm on August 20, 2018

    Different TV channels will air diverse music shows including, classical, traditional, contemporary, and band shows featuring the leading singers and bands in their week-long Eid...

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    Singles dominate Eid audio market

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:41pm on August 19, 2018

    Like Eid in the previous year single-track albums, mostly in music video forms, will dominate Eid music releases....

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    Prince’s albums made available for streaming

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:12am on August 19, 2018

    The estate of prolific late pop icon Prince made more than 300 songs from his later career available on digital download and streaming services for...

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    Role of music in traditional performance arts analysed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:51pm on August 18, 2018

    Music has always been a major, often defining, component in traditional performance arts for centuries. The role of music in traditional performance arts...

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    Aretha Franklin, 76, dies at home in Detroit

    Reuters | Updated at 09:59pm on August 17, 2018

    Aretha Franklin, the preacher’s daughter whose powerful voice made her the long-reigning ‘Queen of Soul’ with such hit songs as ‘Respect’ and ‘Chain of Fools,’...

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    ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin dies at 76

    Agence France-Presse . Detroit | Updated at 03:23pm on August 17, 2018

    Aretha Franklin, the music icon, legendary singer and ‘Queen of Soul’ loved by millions whose history-making career spanned six decades, died at her...

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    Madonna celebrates turning 60 in Marrakech

    Agence France-Presse . Rabat | Updated at 06:13pm on August 16, 2018

    Madonna, the Queen of Pop, appears to have travelled to the former imperial city of Marrakech in western Morocco to celebrate her...

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    23 bands to perform on Desh TV

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 09:44pm on August 15, 2018

    This Eid, rock music fans will get the chance to see their favourite bands in action at a music show scheduled to be aired on...

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    Reunited Miles to perform on TV, stage

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:08pm on August 14, 2018

    Good news for the Miles fans: vocalist-bassist Shafin Ahmed has returned to the band and the reunited band will perform at the Eid special music...

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    Lebanese singer reveals breast cancer battle

    Reuters . Beirut | Updated at 08:48pm on August 13, 2018

    Lebanese pop singer Elissa surprised fans this week by revealing in a new music video that she had overcome breast cancer, raising awareness of a...