8 items from 2017
It’s 25 years of Ar Rahman’s journey into music. The legendary oscar winner started his career exactly 25 years ago when Mani Ratnam’s Roja released on August 15, 1992. Ever since then, he has gone on to win hearts of audiences across the world for his music.
His achievements in the field of music have seen the uphill right from his debut and he has grown leaps and bounds with the love that people have for him and his mesmerizing work. We wish oscar winning music director Ar Rahman on this special occasion of completing 25 beautiful years with film »
Madhubala who acted in Mani Ratnam’s 1992 Tamil film Roja that had Arvind Swami in the lead role has reportedly told the media that she is eager to work with the legendary filmmaker in the near future.
Roja received wide acclaim especially for Ar Rahman’s hit album. Madhubala told the media that apart from being a good friend, Mani Ratnam is a great director and that she wants to recreate the magic that Roja created in 1992 (25 years ago). She is also said to have described her role as strong and powerful and also reportedly said that she could »
I had the pleasure of attending the Ar Rahman “Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” concert on 8th July, at the Sse Arena, Wembley celebrating 25 years of the maestro’s music. When you hear the name Ar Rahman, you immediately think of a plethora of songs which he has expertly composed and sung, and during the evening, it was a real treat to hear these very songs performed live. Armed with a great line up of singers, Ar Rahman was accompanied by Neeti Mohan (‘Jiya Re’ – Jab Tak Hai Jaan), Jonita Gandhi (‘Sau Tarah K’ – Dishoom), Benny Dayal (‘Badtameez Dil’ – Ye Jawani Hai Deewani), Javed Ali (‘Kun Faya Kun’ – Rockstar), Haricharan and a few more upcoming talents.
The show was hosted by Anushka Arora, and opened with a show reel showcasing all the highlights of Ar Rahman’s career so far, including his most recent performance with Chris Martin (Coldplay). He then arrived on stage, »
- Jem Raj
The maestro, Academy Award two-time winner and five-time nominee, Grammy two-time winner, BAFTA and Golden Globe winner, Ar Rahman is celebrating 25, yes 25 years, in the music industry. To celebrate the music, Rahman will be performing at a very special concert in the UK at the Sse Arena Wembley on July 8th!
This once in a lifetime experience titled “Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” will chronicle Ar Rahman’s musical journey from his first film Roja to the present compositions and then on to the future works he has in store. The visionary composer will be joined onstage by very special guests including Benny Dayal, Javed Ali, Neeti Mohan, Haricharan, Jonita Gandhi, Ranjit Barot and many more.
Discussing the forthcoming UK show, Ar Rahman says, “From Roja to Rockstar, Kaatru Veliyidai and more, it has been an incredible musical journey over these last 25 years. I’ve been immensely blessed to have the love and support of my fans, »
- Stacey Yount
Here’s some exciting news! Academy Award (Oscar) two-time winner and five-time nominee, Grammy two-time winner, BAFTA, and Golden Globe winner, the legendary Ar Rahman, returns to the Sse Arena Wembley on Saturday 8th July 2017 after seven years with the “Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” concert.“Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” will chronicle Ar Rahman’s musical journey from past to present to future celebrating 25 years of creating his incredible music.
Discussing the forthcoming UK show, Ar Rahman says, “From Roja to Rockstar, Kaatru Veliyidai and more, it has been an incredible musical journey over these last 25 years. I’ve been immensely blessed to have the love and support of my fans, music lovers, friends and well-wishers. It continues to inspire and motivate me. Come, join me on the 8th of July at Wembley, London! Accompanying me is an amazingly talented and energetic team of singers and musicians.”
Popularly known as the man who has redefined contemporary Indian music, »
- Stacey Yount
Aditi Rao Hydari who will be seen next in Mani Ratnam's ‘Kaatru Veliyidai’ trended all over the social media when the teaser of the film was launched, online. The gorgeous star, became a subject of heated discussion, thanks to her heart melting looks in the short promo clip. Now, she is going to give her fans another reason to celebrate. The romantic track ‘Vaan’ from Kaatru Veliyidai was launched on Valentine’s Day, and since then, the song is on its way of becoming a love anthem. It reminds of the magic created by Mani Ratnam and Ar Rahman in Roja. After the success of ‘Azhagiye’ featuring Karthi in a brand new chiseled look, wooing Aditi, Vaan's guarantees another landmark for the movie. The fans have been writing in to talk about Aditi's stunning looks, graceful dancing and the beautiful palpable chemistry between the two stars. Everyone is requesting »
Call him a legend or a melody king, a symphony creator or the rhythm maker, there is no term that can limit this ‘Music Man’. A.R Rahman is one person who has lived his life musically, introducing us to a new horizon of music. Talking about the awards, well from two Academy Awards, two Grammy Awards, a BAFTA Award, four National Film Awards, 15 Filmfare Awards, a Golden Globe and 13 Filmfare Awards South are a few to his credit. On his 50th birthday, let’s take a musical tour from A.R Rahman’s debut film with Mani Ratnam, ‘Roja’ (1992) to Mani Ratnam’s upcoming movie ‘Ok Jaanu’ (2017). 1. Roja Janeman – Roja (1992) 2. Humma Humma – Bombay (1995) 3. Dil Se Re – Dil Se(1998) 4. Chale Chalo – Lagaan (2001) 5. Masti Ki Paathshala – Rang De Basanti (2006) 6. Jai Ho –Slumdog Millionaire (2008) 7. Khwaja Mere Khwaja –Jodha Akbar (2007) 8. Sadda Haq – Rockstar (2011) 9. Agar Tum Sath Ho -- Tamashaa (2015) 10. Ok Jaanu – Ok Jaanu »
Known for films like Phool Aur Kaante and Roja, Madhoo may have disappeared from the silver screen but the actress decided to get back to acting with South films. And now, amidst the news of the actress apparently planning a comeback even in Bollywood, we hear that she has decided to start off with theRead More
- Bollywood Hungama News Network
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