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Mika Singh shares video from his private island, fan says ‘Looks more like a naala’

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Singer Mika Singh has bought a private island and claims he is the only Indian singer to have achieved the feat. He also shared a video where he can be seen boating on a lake.

The singer shared the video on Instagram and wrote: “Pop singer Mika Singh is having a great time in his little paradise. The first Indian singer to have his own private island with a lake, 7 boats and 10 horses. That’s what you call a real king!”

In the video, Mika also invites people to his “beautiful paradise,” but he made it clear that you “need a boat” when planning a visit.

As Mika posted the video, his fans congratulated him on his new achievement. While many left fire emojis in the post’s comments, one fan wrote, “Awesome place 😍.” Another comment on the post read, “It’s a lake under Haryana’s authority, not his island.”

Most recently, Mika appeared in Star Bharat’s reality show Swayamvar – Mika Di Vohti. He chose Akanksha Puriwho has been his friend for 13-14 years as his wife-to-be in the show’s finale.

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Anoushka Shankar, Berklee Indian Ensemble and Ricky Kej in the running for the 65th Grammys

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About two decades ago, Anette Philip was a “burned out” full-time musician in Delhi when she decided to go to Boston’s Berklee College of Music because she felt she needed to learn more. Her parents weren’t thrilled. “So I made a deal,” she says with a chuckle. “That I would only go if there was a full scholarship. They agreed. I was there two years later. And it opened my eyes to different types of music and perspectives. I felt like I was growing and being exposed to other ideas outside of music too,” says Philip, who offered a faculty position after graduating from the prestigious college. Philip, who was given a blank canvas to work with, founded Berklee Indian Ensemble striving to create an open and inclusive space for musicians from around the world, coming with diverse influences, to study and explore the breadth of contemporary Indian music.

Annette Philip sing that thing Season 3, from WGBH Studios in Boston, MASS.

After numerous songs that have received a lot of attention and affection on social media, collaborations with artists such as Ustad Zakir Hussain, Shreya Ghoshal and Shankar Mahadevan, among other things, Philip’s ensemble has borne fruit in ways she could not have imagined. The ensemble’s debut, Shuruaat (which means beginning in Hindi) – which brings together 10 of their most coveted original collaborations – has found a nomination for the 65th Grammys, announced last night by the Recording Academy. While the album features collaborations with Hussain and Ghoshal, the other songs are tracks composed with Delhi-based duo Shadow and Light (Pavithra Chari and Anindo Bose), backing vocalist Vijay Prakash, vocalist Dhruv Goel and a significant track featuring Bangladeshi singer-songwriter Armeen is composed of Musa and her mother and eminent Nazrul Get exponent Nashid Kamal. The latter is the first-ever nomination for Bangladeshi musicians.

“So many dreams (11 years of hard work, sweat, lots of self-doubt, worries, excitement, exhaustion, crazy ideas, wild wins, aha moments, rebellion, risks, mistakes, laughter, love, insane amounts of music and one-pot dinners) that all come to fruition,” Phillip continued Facebook.

Berklee Indian Ensemble, alongside Nigerian musician Burna Boy (Love, Damini), African music star and five-time Grammy winner Angélique Kidjo and French trumpeter Ibrahim Maalouf (Queen of Sheba), Japanese multi-instrumentalist Masa Takumi and Indian singer Anoushka Shankar (Between Us… (Live)), whose collaboration with Metropole Orkest & Jules Buckley Featuring hang drum expert Manu Delago is also in the running.

Between Us – Shankar’s latest project – features the sitar player’s compositions reinterpreted in a contemporary orchestral setting. Recorded during concerts in the Netherlands in 2018, the album has a variety of artists collaborating with her on the music of four of her previous solo albums – Rise (2005), Traces Of You (2013), Traveler (2015) and Land of Gold – work together (2016). Shankar will present the album on a three-city tour in India this year. What’s very interesting here is that a live album made the list.

Shankar is also nominated in the Best Global Music Performance category, this time for Udhero na, a collaboration with Arooj Aftab, Pakistan’s first female Grammy winner, who won the award last year for her reinterpretation of Mehdi Hassan and Hafeez Hoshiyarpuri’s famous Ghazal Mohabbat karne Whale. She faced a lot of criticism at the time for not mentioning the original artists in her acceptance speech and not giving any credit to Hassan.

Udhero na was a track that appeared on the deluxe edition of Aftab’s breakout album Vulture Prince. Mohabbat was part of the original album. Shankar fuses interludes she played in Bright Eyes – a deeply personal piece exploring infidelity and loss in Raag Bhairavi – with some new ideas. Aftab wrote the piece in 2005 with the lyrics Ye aine mein chehra mera toh nahi, tum hi dikhayi diye har jagah kahin. The piece describes a fleeting moment when a past relationship erupts in the mind and heart. While Aftab doesn’t do much with her voice here, singing in the regular monotonous space she does, Shankar shines along with a bunch of other musicians, creating a web of notes, a brilliant ambience that makes the track worth walking through.

Stewart Copeland and Ricky Kej Musicians Stewart Copeland and Ricky Kej.

Last year’s Grammy winner, lives in Bengaluru Ricky Key is also in the running for a third Grammy this year, but for the same album that was nominated last year. Winner of last year’s Grammy for Best New Age Album, Divine Tides (Lahiri Music), The Police drummer Stewart Copeland and Bangaluru-based musician Ricky Kej’s album is back in this year’s Nominated for Best Immersive Audio Album category, where immersive mix engineer Eric Schilling is nominated along with Copeland, Kej and Herbert Waltl – the immersive producers.

While pop queen Beyonce leads the field in the top categories with nine ways to take home the sacred gramophone, she is closely followed by Kendrick Lamar (eight nominations), Adele and Brandi Carlile (both with seven nominations each). The awards will be announced on February 5th and the ceremony will return to the Crypto.com Arena (formerly the Staples Center) where it has been held for years.

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Beyonce leads 2023 Grammy nominations with 9 nods; see full list of nominees

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When the Recording Academy unveiled its latest list of nominees, the American singer-songwriter was Beyonce led the 2023 Grammy nominations with nine nominations and tied for the most nominated artist of all time.

According to Billboard, Queen B’s three nominations are in the Big Four categories, with “Renaissance” for Album of the Year and “break my soul‘ vying for record and song of the year. She is tied with her husband Jay-Z for most nominations of all time, with the pair amassing 88 nominations each in their careers.

He is number two on the Grammys 2023 nomination list Kendrick Lamar, which also has three Big Four nominations in the Album of the Year category, as well as Record and Song of the Year categories. Here’s the full list of 2023 Grammy nominees.

record of the year
“Don’t turn me off” – ABBA
“Already to me” – Adele
“Break My Soul” – Beyoncé
‘Good Morning Gorgeous’ — Mary J. Blige
“You and Me on the Rock” – Brandi Carlile feat. Lucius
“Woman” – Doja cat
“Bad Habit” – Steve Lacy
“The Heart Part 5” – Kendrick Lamar
“About the damn time” – Lizzo
‘How it was’ – Harry Styles
album of the year
Journey — ABBA
30 — Adele
Un Verano Sin Ti – Bad Bunny
RENAISSANCE—Beyoncé
Good Morning Lovely (Deluxe) – Mary J. Blige
In These Quiet Days – Brandi Carlile
Music of the Spheres – Coldplay
Mr. Morale and The Big Steppers – Kendrick Lamar
Special — Lizzo
Harry’s House – Harry Styles
song of the year
“abcdefu” – GAYLE
“About the damn time” – Lizzo
‘All Too Good (10 Minute Version) (The Short Film)’ — Taylor Swift
“As it was” – Harry Styles
“Bad Habit” – Steve Lacy
“Break My Soul” – Beyoncé
“Already to me” – Adele
“God Did” – DJ Khaled feat. Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, John Legend and Friday
“The Heart Part 5” – Kendrick Lamar
“Just like that” – Bonnie Raitt
Best New Artist
anita
Omar Apollo
DOMi and JD Beck
Samara joy
latto
mane skin
Moon long
Tobe Nwigwe
Molly Tuttle
wet leg
Best Music Video
Just to me – Adele
Coming – BTS
Woman – Doja Cat
The Heart Part 5 – Kendrick Lamar
As it was – Harry Styles
All Too Good: The Short Film — Taylor Swift

Best Pop Solo Performance
“Already to me” – Adele
“Moscow Mule” – Bad Bunny
“Woman” – Doja cat
“Bad Habit” – Steve Lacy
“About the damn time” – Lizzo
“As it was” – Harry Styles
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
“Don’t turn me off” – ABBA
“Bam Bam” – Camila Cabello feat. Ed Sheeran
“My Universe” – Coldplay and BTS
“I Like You (A Happier Song)” – Post Malone and Doja Cat
“Unholy” – Sam Smith and Kim Petras
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Higher — Michael Bublé
When Christmas comes… – Kelly Clarkson
I Dream of Christmas (Extended) – Norah Jones
Periwinkle—Pentatonix
Thank you – Diana Ross
Best Pop Vocal Album
Journey — ABBA
30 — Adele
Music of the Spheres – Coldplay
Special — Lizzo
Harry’s House – Harry Styles
Best Dance/Electronic Recording
“Break My Soul” – Beyoncé
‘Rosewood’ – bonobo
“Don’t forget my love” – ​​Diplo and Miguel
“I’m Fine (Blue)” – David Guetta and Bebe Rexha
“Afraid” – Kaytranada feat. YOU
“On my knees” – Rufus Du Sol
Best Dance/Electronic Music Album
Renaissance—Beyoncé
Fragments – Bonobo
Diploma — Diploma
The last farewell – Odesza
Surrender — Rufus Du Sol
Best instrumental composition
“African Stories” – Paquito D’Rivera
“El Pais invisible” – Miguel Zenon
‘Frontiers (Frontiers) Suite: Al-Musafir Blues’ — Danilo Perez
“Refuge” – Geoffrey Keezer
“Snapshots” – Pascal Le Beouf
Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella
“As Days Go By (An Arrangement of the Theme Song “Family Matters”)” – Armand Hutton
“How deep is your love” – ​​Matt Cusson
“Main Title (Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness)” – Danny Elfman
“Minnesota, Wisconsin” – Remy Le Beouf
‘Scrapple from the Apple-John Beastley
Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals
“Let it happen” – Louis Cole
“Never Be Alone” – Jacob Collier
“Optimistic Voices/No Love Dying” – Cecile McLorin Salvant
‘Songbird (Orchestral Version)’ — Vince Mendoza
‘2+2=5 (arr. Nathan Schram)’ — Nathan Schram and Becca Stevens
Best Rap Performance
“God Did” – DJ Khaled feat. Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, John Legend and Friday
‘Vegas’ – Doja cat
Pushin P – Gunna and Future feat. Young thug
‘FNF (Let’s Go)’ — Hitkidd and Glorilla
“The Heart Part 5” – Kendrick Lamar
Best Melodic Rap Performance
“Gorgeous” – DJ Khaled feat. Future and SZA
“Wait for you” – Future feat. Drake and Tems
“First Class” – Jack Harlow
“Die Hard” – Kendrick Lamar feat. Blxst and Amanda Mature
“Big Energy (Live)” — Latto
Best Rap Song
“Churchill Downs” – Jack Harlow feat. drake
“The Heart Part 5” – Kendrick Lamar
“Wait for you” – Future feat. Drake and Tems
“God Did” – DJ Khaled feat. Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, John Legend and Friday
Pushin P – Gunna and Future feat. Young thug
Best Rap Album
God did – DJ Khaled
I never liked you – future
Come home the kids miss you – Jack Harlow
Mr. Morale and the Great Steppers – Kendrick Lamar
It’s almost dry – Pusha T
Songwriter of the Year, Non-Classical
Amy Allen
Nina Karl
Tobias Jesso Jr.
The dream
Laura Veltz
Best Latin Pop Album
Aguilera — Christina Aguilera
Pasieros — Ruben Blades and Boca Livre
De Adentro Pa Afuera — Camilo
Viajante—Fonseca
Dharma+—Sebastian jatra
Best Musica Urbana Album
Trap Cakes, Vol. 2 — Rauw Alejandro
Un Verano Sin Ti – Bad Bunny
Legendaddy – Daddy Yankee
La 167 — Farruko
The love and sex video – Maluma
Best Latin Rock or Alternative Album
El Alimento — Cimafunk
Tinta Y Tiempo — Jorge Drexler
1940 Carmen – Mon Laferte
Alegoria—Gaby Moreno
Los Anos Salvajes — Fito Paez
Motomami—Rosalia
Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Including Tejano)
Abeja Reina — Chiquis
Un Canto Por Mexico – El Musical
La Reunion (Deluxe) – Los Tigres del Norte
EP #1 Forajido – Christian Nodal
Que Ganas de Verte (Deluxe) — Marco Antoni Solis
Best Tropical Latin Album
Pa’lla Voy—Marc Anthony
Quiero Verte Feliz — La Santa Cecilia
Lado A Lado B — Victor Manual
Legendario—Tito Nieves
Imagenes Latinas – Spanish Harlem Orchestra
Cumbiana II — Carlos Vives
Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media
elvis
Encanto
Stranger Things: Netflix Series Soundtrack Season 4 (Vol. 2)
Top Gun: Maverick
Westside Story
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media (Including Film and TV)
The Batman – Michael Giacchino
Encanto—Germaine Franco
No time to die – Hans Zimmer
The Power of the Dog – Jonny Greenwood
Succession: Season 3 – Nicholas Britell
Best Score Soundtrack for Video Games and Other Interactive Media
Aliens: Fireteam Elite – Austin Wintertory
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: Dawn of Ragnarok – Stephanie Economou
Call of Duty: Vanguard—Bear McCreary
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy – Richard Jacques
Old World—Christopher Tin
Best Visual Media Song
“Be Alive (From King Richard)” – Beyonce and Darius Scott Dixon
“Carolina (From Where the Crawdads Sing)” – Taylor Swift
“Hold My Hand (from Top Gun: Maverick)” – Lady Gaga and Bloodpop
“Keep Rising (The Woman King)” – Jessy Wilson, Angelique Kidjo and Jeremy Lutito
Nobody Like U (From Turning Red) – Billie Eilish and Finneas O’Connell
“We Don’t Talk About Bruno (from Encanto)” – Lin-Manuel Miranda
Best Comedy Album
The Closer – Dave Chappelle
Comedy Monster – Jim Gaffigan
A little brain, a little talent – Randy Rainbow
Sorry – Louis CK
We all scream – Patton Oswalt
Best R&B Performance
Virgo“Groove” – ​​Beyonce
“End” – Lucky Daye
“It hurts me so much” – Jazmine Sullivan
“Here With Me” – Mary J. Blige feat. Anderson.Paak
“Hours and Hours” – Muni Long
Best traditional R&B performance
“Do 4 Love” – ​​Snoh ​​Aalegra
“Plastic from the sofa” – Beyonce
‘Good Morning Gorgeous’ — Mary J. Blige
“Keeps On Fallin” — Babyface feat. Ella May
“Round Midnight” – Adam Blackstone feat. Jasmine Sullivan
Best R&B Song
“Cuff it” – Beyonce
‘Good Morning Gorgeous’ — Mary J. Blige
“Hours and Hours” – Muni Long
“It hurts me so much” – Jazmine Sullivan
“Please don’t go away” – PJ Morton
Best Progressive R&B Album
Operation Funk—Cory Henry
Drones—Terrace Martin
Red Balloon – Tanks and the Bangas
Twins Rights — Steve Lacy
Star fruit – moon child
Best R&B Album
Watch The Sun – PJ Morton
Black Radio III – Robert Glasper
Good Morning Lovely (Deluxe) – Mary J. Blige
Breezy (Deluxe) – Chris Brown
Candydrip – Happy Daye
Best Musical Film
Adele One Night Only — Adele
Our world – Justin Bieber
Billie Eilish Live at the O2 – Billie Eilish
Motomami (Rosalia TikTok Live Performance) – Rosalia
Jazz Fest: A Story From New Orleans – Various Artists
One band, one fraternity, one barn – Neil Young and Crazy Horse
Best Alternative Music Performance
“There Better Be A Mirror Ball” – Arctic Monkeys
“Certainty” – Great Thief
“King” – Florence + the machine
“Chaise Longue” – Wet leg
“Spitting off the Edge of the World” – Yeah Yeah Yeahs feat. perfume genius
Best Alternative Music Album
WE – Arcade Fire
Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe in You – Big Thief
Fossora—Bjork
Wet Leg – Wet Leg
Cool It Down – Yes, yes, yes
Best Rock Song
“Black Summer” – Red Hot Chili Peppers
“Blackout” turnstile
“Broken Horses” – Brandi Carlile
Harmonia’s Dream – The War on Drugs
“Patient Number 9” – Ozzy Osbourne feat. jeff beck
Best Country Solo Performance
“Sincerely” – Kelsea Ballerini
“Something in the Orange” – Zach Bryan
“In his arms” – Miranda Lambert
“Circles around this town” – Maren Morris
“Live Forever” – Willie Nelson
Best Jazz Vocal Album
The evening: Live at APPARATUS – The Baylor Project
Stay awhile — Samara Joy
Fade to Black – Carmen Lundy
Fifty — The Manhattan Transfer with the WDR Funkhausorchester
Ghost Song – Cecile McLorin Salvant
Best American Roots Song
“Bright Star” – Anais Mitchell
“Forever” – Sheryl Crow
“High and Lonely” – Robert Plant and Alison Krauss
“Just like that” – Bonnie Raitt
“Prodigal Daughter” – Aoife O’Donovan and Allison Russell
“You and Me on the Rock” – Brandi Carlile feat. Lucius
Best Americana Album
In These Quiet Days – Brandi Carlile
That’s how things happen – Dr. John
To be good… — Keb’ Mo’
Raise the Roof – Robert Plant and Alison Krauss
Just like that… – Bonnie Raitt
Best Global Music Album
Shuruaat – Berklee Indian Ensemble
Love, Damini – Burna Boy
Queen of Sheba – Angelique Kidjo and Ibrahim Maalouf
Between Us… (Live) – Anoushka Shankar, Metropole Orkest and Jules Buckley feat. Manuel Delago
Sakura—Masa Takumi
Best Spoken Word Poetry Album
Black men are precious – Ethelbert Miller
Tell Us What We Wear: Poems – Amanda Gorman
Hiding in Plain View – Malcolm-Jamal Warner
The poet who sat by the door – J. Ivy
You will be someone’s ancestor. Act accordingly. – Amir Sulaiman

Best Classic Compendium
An Adoption Story – Starr Parodi and Kitt Wakeley; Jeff Fair, Starr Parodi and Kitt Wakeley, producers
Aspire—JP Jofre and Seunghee Lee; Enrico Fagone, conductor; Jonathan Allen, Producer
A concert for Ukraine –Yannick Nezet-Seguin, conductor; David Frost, Producer
The Lost Birds – Voces8; Barnaby Smith and Christopher Tin, conductors; Sean Patrick Flahaven and Christopher Tin, producers

The 2023 Grammys, officially known as the 65th Grammy Awards, will be broadcast live on February 5 from the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, streamed live on the CBS Television Network, and streamed live and on-demand on Paramount+ at 8 p.m. 11:30pm ET / 5-8:30pm PT+.

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BTS Jungkook celebrates imaginary goal as he heads to FIFA World Cup in Qatar, smiling V does the victory sign at airport

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While Jin from BTS preparing for military service, the other members have a lot of things planned to keep ARMY busy. Jungkook was spotted at the airport leaving for Qatar as part of the FIFA World Cup schedule where he would perform at the opening ceremony.

In a new video circulating around the internet, the singer pretends to kick an imaginary ball and celebrates his win. On the other hand, his close friend and band member V was spotted at the airport smiling happily at the dads behind the mask. He also made the “V” sign and revealed that he was supported to leave with Jungkook.

While many hoped he would also travel to Qatar to cheer on Jungkook, there is much speculation that he would travel to Mexico to film with Park Seo-joon and Choi Woo-shik for the variety show Youn’s Kitchen. However, nothing has been confirmed yet. The Winter Bear singer is expected to release his solo album early next year and there has been much debate as to whether he would return to acting. He had previously starred in the historical drama Hwarang: The Warrior Poet with his close friends Park Seo-joon, Park Hyung-sik and Choi Woo-shik. The “Wooga Squad,” as they call themselves, had previously starred in the reality show In The Soop: Friendship earlier this year.

Meanwhile, the band’s leader, RM, is gearing up for the release of his solo album, Indigo, which will be out on December 2nd this year. The album also reportedly has a collaboration with Pharrell Williams.

Military service schedules for the remaining members have not yet been announced, but they are expected to depart next year and reunite as a group in 2025.

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