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Gully Life: Behind the scenes of the compelling new documentary that traces the rise of DIVINE
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Gully Life: Behind the scenes of the compelling new documentary that traces the rise of DIVINE

By the end of the 50-odd minute documentary, the parts that resonate most are those pertaining to DIVINE’s personal life

Music Inc. 2.0: 2019 edition features conversations on India's pop culture, role of OTT platforms
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Music Inc. 2.0: 2019 edition features conversations on India's pop culture, role of OTT platforms

Music Inc. 2.0 kicked off on World Music Day 2019 and witnessed panel discussions on enhancing brand experiences, technology and design in music, the role of OTT platforms and the significance of regional content while connecting with local networks

Gully Boy's impact on Mumbai's hip-hop scene: As brands embrace genre, can hype be sustained?
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Gully Boy's impact on Mumbai's hip-hop scene: As brands embrace genre, can hype be sustained?

The hype Gully Boy generated has also turned hip-hop into brands’ new favourite genre, something that was perhaps expected after the film’s producers tied up with the makers of everything from clothes to cough syrup.

UK hip-hop collective Foreign Beggars reflect on the genre's popularity world over, in the run-up to Mumbai set
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UK hip-hop collective Foreign Beggars reflect on the genre's popularity world over, in the run-up to Mumbai set

We spoke to Orifice Vulgatron and Nonames of Foreign Beggars fame about the growth in the global popularity of hip-hop, their thoughts on the scene in India and the increasing trend of independent artists looking to brands rather than labels for support.

Inside ‘Bombay 70’: Finding ‘asli hip-hop’ in Naezy’s neighbourhood
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Inside ‘Bombay 70’: Finding ‘asli hip-hop’ in Naezy’s neighbourhood

In conversation with the director of the documentary Bombay 70, which explored Naezy's identity, his anxieties and why he makes music

Jaat’s the way to do it!
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Jaat’s the way to do it!

Haryanvi hip-hop is making a mark, re-enforcing tired tropes about women and caste. Rappers from the state fuse rustic notes with electronic beats and lyrics that often overflow with local slang, to carve a new saleable musical sub-genre

Meet Dub Sharma, the ace producer behind some of the smash hits on the Gully Boy soundtrack
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Meet Dub Sharma, the ace producer behind some of the smash hits on the Gully Boy soundtrack

Dub Sharma, who has been producing music for radio, TV advertisement jingles, musicians and (of course) himself since 2008, says Gully Boy had a first for him

Khadar ki Ladkiyan: Girls from rap video on everyday struggles, dreams for bringing about social change
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Khadar ki Ladkiyan: Girls from rap video on everyday struggles, dreams for bringing about social change

‘More power to you sister’ say the girls featured in this video as they enunciate the relocation of the residents of Khadar, and stand in solidarity for every woman who lives suppressed

From Spotify's arrival to Gully Boy's release, what to look forward to in the Indian music scene in 2019
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From Spotify's arrival to Gully Boy's release, what to look forward to in the Indian music scene in 2019

Things to look forward to in 2019 which are expected to have a lasting impact on the Indian music scene.

Bangladesh's rock 'n' roll scene, which championed liberal values post-independence, now faces a decline
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Bangladesh's rock 'n' roll scene, which championed liberal values post-independence, now faces a decline

Increased religiosity, which rejects all things Western in favor of a traditional lifestyle, has also hurt Bangladesh’s rock 'n' roll scene

From helping artists to damaging an industry: Understanding the role of music videos in the streaming era
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From helping artists to damaging an industry: Understanding the role of music videos in the streaming era

If YouTube is so ubiquitous, then is a music video essential for scoring a hit these days, like it was back in the 1980s during the early days of MTV?

Ariana Grande remembers late rapper Mac Miller, shares Instagram video of former boyfriend
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Ariana Grande remembers late rapper Mac Miller, shares Instagram video of former boyfriend

Ariana Grande had earlier shared a heartfelt message that she was sorry as she could not save the 'sweetest soul' who was her 'dearest friend' after the death of Mac Miller

The After Party movie review: Harrison Holzer's performance saves this teen comedy from mediocrity
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The After Party movie review: Harrison Holzer's performance saves this teen comedy from mediocrity

The snappy dialogues, music and Harrison Holzer's performance make The After Party immensely watchable

Cardi B counter-sues former manager seeking $15 million for deceitful and disloyal conduct
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Cardi B counter-sues former manager seeking $15 million for deceitful and disloyal conduct

The countersuit is against a case a filed in April suing Cardi B along with her new managers as well as publicist for breach of contract and defamation.

Watch: Raja Kumari releases new single 'I Did It' featuring mix of Indian ethnicity and hip hop
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Watch: Raja Kumari releases new single 'I Did It' featuring mix of Indian ethnicity and hip hop

For Raja Kumari, the new single is about "believing in yourself at all costs while finding a way to stay authentic to who you are".

Hip-hop artist Mary J Blige to play police officer in Paramount Players' horror thriller Body Cam
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Hip-hop artist Mary J Blige to play police officer in Paramount Players' horror thriller Body Cam

Mary J Blige will play an officer who is rocked by visions and begins to investigate the cover-up, reports hollywoodreporter.com.

Rap trio Migos to receive ASCAP Vanguard Award in recognition of their contribution in shaping the future of music
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Rap trio Migos to receive ASCAP Vanguard Award in recognition of their contribution in shaping the future of music

Migos' albums Culture and Culture II have reached platinum status and each hit the no 1 spot on the Billboard 200 albums chart.