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Why Shashika Mooruth Wants to Make Spiritual Music Cool Again

Shashika Mooruth realized she wanted to be a professional singer in India while she was a child growing up in Apartheid South Africa. Photo: Courtesy of the artist

The South African singer looks to jazz, funk, weird synths and Bollywood to reclaim devotionals from the West

Boozy Nights & Megahits: The Restless Life of Ed Sheeran

Photo: Peggy Sirota

Ed Sheeran used to be a misfit; now he’s a hard drinking superstar. But what he really wants is a normal life

Taylor Swift, Zayn Team Up for Sultry ‘I Don’t Wanna Live Forever’

Zayn and Taylor Swift team up for the 'Fifty Shades Darker' track "I Don't Wanna Live Forever." Photo: Courtesy of Purple PR/GabboT (Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 2.0)

Jack Antonoff-produced track written for ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ soundtrack

Roshni Baptist: Country Comeback

Roshni Baptist. Photo: Ara Alexander

The Mumbai-based singer-songwriter draws from heartbreak, big-city blues and Martin Scorsese’s ‘Hugo’ on her acoustic debut album ‘Unbound’

Taylor Swift: Leaked ‘Famous’ Conversation Is ‘Character Assassination’

Taylor Swift says that Kanye West and Kim Kardashian engaged in "character assassination" by leaking a recorded conversation between Swift and West. Photo: Tinseltown/Shutterstock.com

“While I wanted to be supportive of Kanye on the phone call, you cannot ‘approve’ a song you haven’t heard,” singer says after Kim Kardashian reveals Swift’s talk with Kanye West

Watch Kesha’s Moving Human Rights Campaign Speech

Photo: Mingle Media

“As many of you know I am going through some personal things that have been really intense and hard lately,” singer says at Nashville event

Kesha and Dr. Luke: Everything You Need to Know to Understand the Case

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After a New York judge sided with Sony Music and Dr. Luke, what’s next for the pop star?

Grammys 2016: 8 Things You Didn’t See and Hear on TV

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From a long-overdue Eagles award to the Adele glitch that wasn’t, here’s how the show played out live at the Staples Center

Grammys 2016: 20 Best and Worst Moments

Lady Gaga's tribute to David Bowie

Kendrick shines, Taylor shades and more

Watch Taylor Swift Battle Nature in ‘Out of the Woods’ Video


Superstar takes on feral wolves, forest fires and avalanches in new ‘1989’ video

Editor’s Pick: “Mighty Horns” by Nasha

Gig Calendar

  • June 28th, 2017 SOCIALive ft Swarathma, Max Godman in Mumbai at AntiSocial
  • June 30th, 2017 Aqua Dominatrix, Squidworks, Paloma & Luna Toke in Mumbai at AntiSocial
  • June 30th, 2017 Discovery Night Chapter Five ft. Vian Fernandes, Bowjob, Abhinab Dan, Nathanael Mookthiar in Mumbai at Cat Cafe Studio, Versova
  • June 30th, 2017 Friday Hoodang ft. Rohan Mazumdar, Karan Joseph and Jeremy D’souza in Mumbai at Junkyard Cafe
  • July 1st, 2017 Bangalore Open Air ft Nile, Marduk, Coroner, Galaxy Crusher, Kryptos, Speedtrip in Bengaluru at Royal Orchid Resort and Convention Centre

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