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    Cultural arena mourns Andrew Kishore’s death

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 10:11am on July 07, 2020

    Long-known as the ‘King of Playback’ in the Bangladeshi music industry legendary singer Andrew Kishore passed away on Monday evening and noted celebrities have expressed...

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    Ryan Adams apologises for ‘mistreating’ women

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:57pm on July 06, 2020

    Singer-songwriter Ryan Adams has written a lengthy apology for his past behaviour, a year after he faced allegations of sexual misconduct, reports BBC. ‘There are...

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    Elton John honoured by Royal Mint

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:53pm on July 06, 2020

    Rock legend Elton John is to be commemorated on a £1,000 gold coin celebrating his musical legacy, reports BBC. He said it was a ‘fabulous...

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    Virtual show features songs, instrumental recital

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:52pm on July 06, 2020

    Leading and upcoming artistes entertained the audience performing songs and instrumental recital at a virtual programme organised by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Sunday. The academy...

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    Andrew Kishore passes away

    Tanzil Rahaman  | Updated at 05:47pm on July 06, 2020

    Preeminent singer, playback king and eight-time National Film Award winner Andrew Kishore died on Monday evening at about 7:00pm at a clinic in Rajshahi. He...

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    Andrew Kishore’s physical condition deteriorates

    United News of Bangladesh .Dhaka | Updated at 10:39am on July 06, 2020

    Popular Bangladeshi singer Andrew Kishore’s physical condition worsened on Sunday. The singer had been receiving treatment in his hometown Rajshahi.  According to his family sources,...

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    Kanye West announces 2020 presidential run

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 10:59pm on July 05, 2020

    Kanye West, the entertainment mogul who urges listeners in one song to ‘reach for the stars, so if you fall, you land on a cloud,’...

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    Virtual show features songs of Tagore, Nazrul

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:54pm on July 05, 2020

    Artistes entertained the audience rendering popular songs of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore and national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam along with folk and modern songs at...

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    Artistes welcome monsoon thru virtual show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on July 04, 2020

    Artistes from Pabna welcomed the monsoon season at a virtual programme on Friday. District Shilpakala Academy- Pabna organised the programme, titled ‘Borsha Mangal 1427’, on...

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    Sheeran, McCartney back urgent call to aid UK live music

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:09pm on July 03, 2020

    Some 1,500 acts including Ed Sheeran, Paul McCartney and The Rolling Stones urged the British government Thursday to save the country’s live music industry from...