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A-ha (usually stylized as a-ha) is a Norwegian band formed in Oslo in 1982.
Reihana (also known as Rayhanah) is a playback singer and film composer for films in India.
The Academy Award for Best Original Score is presented to the best substantial body of music in the form of dramatic underscoring written specifically for the film by the submitting composer.
The Academy Award for Best Original Song is one of the awards given annually to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Accordions (from 19th-century German Akkordeon, from Akkord—"musical chord, concord of sounds") are a family of box-shaped musical instruments of the bellows-driven free-reed aerophone type, colloquially referred to as a squeezebox.
Agence France-Presse (AFP) is an international news agency headquartered in Paris, France.
Alaipayuthey (Waves are flowing) is a 2000 Indian Tamil-language romantic drama film written, co-produced and directed by Mani Ratnam.
Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) is an Indian public central university.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
Ana Beatriz Barros El Chiaty (born May 29, 1982) is a Brazilian model known for her multiple appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and for her work with Intimissimi, Guess?, bebe, Victoria's Secret, Chanel cosmetics, and Jennifer Lopez's JLO fashion line.
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber Kt (born 22 March 1948) is an English composer and impresario of musical theatre.
Anna University is a state technical university in Tamil Nadu, India.
Steven Kapur (born 11 May 1967), known by the stage name Apache Indian, is a British singer-songwriter and reggae DJ.
The AR Rahman Foundation is a foundation established by A R Rahman, an Indian musician.
ARC Music is a world music and folk music label based in West Sussex, England, that was established in 1976.
Arnab Goswami (full name: Arnab Ranjan Goswami) (born 9 October 1973) is an Indian journalist and television news anchor.
Ashutosh Gowariker (born 15 February 1964) is an Indian film director, actor, screen-writer and producer.
The Asian Film Awards are presented annually by the Hong Kong International Film Festival Society to recognize the excellence of the film professionals in the film industries of Asian cinema.
An auteur ('author') is an artist, such as a film director, who applies a highly centralized and subjective control to many aspects of a collaborative creative work.
The Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music (or BAFTA Award for Best Film Music) is an annual award given by British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
Banda Aceh, formerly known as Kuta Raja, is the capital and largest city in the province of Aceh, Indonesia.
Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from January 20, 2009, to January 20, 2017.
Baz Luhrmann (born Mark Anthony Luhrmann, 17 September 1962) is an Australian writer, director, and producer with projects spanning film, television, opera, theatre, music, and recording industries.
Berklee College of Music, located in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, is the largest independent college of contemporary music in the world.
Bharath Bala is an Indian film director, screenwriter and film producer based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.
Hindi cinema, often metonymously referred to as Bollywood, is the Indian Hindi-language film industry, based in the city of Mumbai (formerly Bombay), Maharashtra, India.
Bombay is a 1995 Indian Tamil-language Indian romantic drama film directed by Mani Ratnam, starring Arvind Swamy and Manisha Koirala in the lead, and featuring music composed by A. R. Rahman.
Bombay is the soundtrack to the 1995 Indian Tamil film of the same name, directed by Mani Ratnam and starring Arvind Swamy and Manisha Koirala in lead roles.
Bombay Dreams is a Bollywood-themed musical, with music by A. R. Rahman, lyrics by Don Black and the book by Meera Syal and Thomas Meehan, originally produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber.
Boys is a 2003 Indian Tamil coming-of-age film directed by S. Shankar.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts or BAFTA Film Awards are presented in an annual award show hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) to honour the best British and international contributions to film.
Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) is one of five United States performing rights organizations, along with ASCAP, SESAC, Global Music Rights, &. It collects license fees on behalf of songwriters, composers, and music publishers and distributes them as royalties to those members whose works have been performed.
Yusuf Islam (born Steven Demetre Georgiou), commonly known by his former stage name Cat Stevens, is a British singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.
"Chaiyya Chaiyya" (in shade) is an Indian song from the 1998 Hindi film Dil Se.. directed by Mani Ratnam.
A charity record (also known as a charity single) is a release of a song for a specific charitable cause.
Chennai (formerly known as Madras or) is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
"Chikku Bukku Rayile" is a song, sung in Tamil, featured in the 1993 Tamil film Gentleman.
Choreography is a Vanessa-Mae album featuring work by Vangelis, Bill Whelan, A. R. Rahman, Tolga Kashif, and Walter Taieb.
The Cinema of India consists of films produced in the nation of India.
Cinemaya is an influential film magazine established in 1988 devoted exclusively to coverage of Asian film.
Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western culture, including both liturgical (religious) and secular music.
CNN-News18 (originally CNN-IBN) is an Indian English-language news television channel founded by Rajdeep Sardesai located in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.
Coimbatore (Tamil: கோயம்புத்தூர்), also known as Kovai, is a major city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Columbia Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, the North American division of Japanese conglomerate Sony.
The Continuum Fingerboard or Haken Continuum is a music performance controller and synthesizer developed by Lippold Haken, a professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois, and sold by Haken Audio, located in Champaign, Illinois.
In music, counterpoint is the relationship between voices that are harmonically interdependent (polyphony) yet independent in rhythm and contour.
Couples Retreat is a 2009 American romantic comedy film directed by Peter Billingsley marking his directorial debut, and written by Jon Favreau, Vince Vaughn, Dana Fox, Curtis Hanson, and Greg Beeman.
Couples Retreat is the soundtrack to the 2009 American film of the same name, directed by Peter Billingsley and starring Vince Vaughn and Jason Bateman.
The Critics' Choice Movie Awards (formerly known as the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award) is an awards show presented annually by the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) to honor the finest in cinematic achievement.
Daily News and Analysis (DNA) is an Indian broadsheet newspaper launched in 2005 and published in English from Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Jaipur, Bengaluru and Indore in India. It is the first English broadsheet daily in India to introduce an all-colour page format. It targets a young readership and is owned and managed by Diligent Media Corporation.
Damian Robert Nesta "Jr.
Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing.
Danny Boyle (born 20 October 1956) is an English director, producer, screenwriter and theatre director, known for his work on films including Shallow Grave, Trainspotting, The Beach, 28 Days Later, Sunshine, Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, and Steve Jobs.
David Allan Stewart (born 9 September 1952) is an English musician, songwriter and record producer, best known for Eurythmics, his successful professional partnership with Annie Lennox.
David Park McAllester (6 August 1916 – 30 April 2006) was an American ethnomusicologist and Professor of Anthropology and Music at Wesleyan University, where he taught from 1947–1986.
DAWN is Pakistan's oldest, leading and most widely read English-language newspaper.
Deccan Herald (DH) is an English daily newspaper published from the Indian state of Karnataka by The Printers (Mysore) Private Limited.
Deepa Mehta, (born September 15, 1950) is an Indo-Canadian film director and screenwriter, most known for her Elements Trilogy, ''Fire'' (1996), Earth (1998), and Water (2005).
The German Film Orchestra Babelsberg (also known as Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg in German) is a symphony orchestra based in Potsdam, Germany.
Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle O'Malley Armstrong, when asked to say her real name.
Dil Se.. is a 1998 Indian romantic thriller film in the backdrop of the insurgency in Northeast India, written and directed by Mani Ratnam, and produced by him, Ram Gopal Varma and Shekhar Kapur.
Divine Intervention (يد إلهية) is a 2002 film by Palestinian director Elia Suleiman, which may be described as a surreal black comedy.
Dubai (دبي) is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Duet is a 1994 Tamil-language musical film directed by K. Balachander, starring Prabhu, Meenakshi Seshadri, Ramesh Aravind and Prakash Raj.
Edinburgh (Dùn Èideann; Edinburgh) is the capital city of Scotland and one of its 32 council areas.
Ekk Deewana Tha (English: There was a Crazy Guy) is the soundtrack album, composed by A. R. Rahman to the 2012 Indian romantic drama film of the same name, written and directed by Gautham Menon, featuring Prateik Babbar and Amy Jackson, in her Bollywood debut, in the lead roles.
An electronic keyboard or digital keyboard is an electronic musical instrument, an electronic or digital derivative of keyboard instruments.
Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments, digital instruments and circuitry-based music technology.
Elizabeth: The Golden Age is a 2007 British biographical drama film, and the sequel to the 1998 film Elizabeth, directed by Shekhar Kapur and produced by Universal Pictures and Working Title Films.
Enthiran is a 2010 Indian Tamil-language science fiction film written and directed by S. Shankar.
Enthiran is the soundtrack album to the 2010 Tamil science fiction film of the same name, directed by S. Shankar and starring Rajinikanth and Aishwarya Rai.
A film score (also sometimes called background score, background music, film soundtrack, film music, or incidental music) is original music written specifically to accompany a film.
The Filmfare Best Music Director Award is given to film composers by the Filmfare magazine as part of its annual Filmfare Awards South for Tamil (Kollywood) films.
The Filmfare Awards are presented annually by The Times Group to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the '''Hindi''' language film industry of India.
Filmfare Awards South is the South Indian segment of the annual Filmfare Awards, presented by The Times Group to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professionals in the South Indian film industry.
Fire (फायर) is a 1996 Indian-Canadian romantic drama film written and directed by Deepa Mehta, starring Shabana Azmi and Nandita Das.
Fleetwood Mac are a British-American rock band, formed in London in 1967.
The Free Hugs Campaign is a social movement involving individuals who offer hugs to strangers in public places.
is a type of Japanese classical music that has been performed at the Imperial Court in Kyoto for several centuries and today by Board of Ceremonies at Tokyo Imperial Palace.
Gems - The Duets Collection is the 21st studio album by American pop singer Michael Bolton.
Gentleman is a 1993 Tamil vigilante-heist film written and directed by S. Shankar marking his debut and produced by K. T. Kunjumon.
Global Rhythm was a former New York-based monthly music and lifestyle magazine featuring coverage of world music, film, cuisine and travel.
The goblet drum (also chalice drum, tarabuka, tarabaki, darbuka, derbake, debuka, doumbek, dumbec, dumbeg, dumbelek, tablah, toumperleki or zerbaghali, دربوكة / ALA-LC: darbūkah) is a single head membranophone with a goblet shaped body used mostly in the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, and Eastern Europe.
Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association beginning in January 1944, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.
The Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score is one of several categories presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), an organization of journalists who cover the United States film industry, but are affiliated with publications outside North America, since its institution in 1947.
The Government of India (IAST), often abbreviated as GoI, is the union government created by the constitution of India as the legislative, executive and judicial authority of the union of 29 states and seven union territories of a constitutionally democratic republic.
The Government of Madhya Pradesh also known as the State Government of Madhya Pradesh, or locally as State Government, is the supreme governing authority of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh and its 51 districts.
The Government of Tamil Nadu is the governing authority for the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
P The Government of Uttar Pradesh is a democratically elected State Government in India with the Governor as its appointed constitutional Head of the State by the President of India.
A Grammy Award (stylized as GRAMMY, originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an award presented by The Recording Academy to recognize achievement in the music industry.
The Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media has been awarded since 2000.
The Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media (including its previous names) is the Grammy Award awarded to songs written for films, television, video games or other visual media.
Sampooran Singh Kalra (born 18 August 1934), known popularly by his pet name Gulzar, is an Indian poet, lyricist, musician, composer and film director.
Guru is a 2007 Indian biographical drama film directed and co-written by Mani Ratnam.
The harpejji is an electric stringed musical instrument developed in 2007 by Tim Meeks, founder of Marcodi Musical Products, and is a descendant of the StarrBoard.
Highway is a 2014 Indian road drama film written and directed by Imtiaz Ali and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala.
Hindustan Times is an Indian English-language daily newspaper founded in 1924 with roots in the Indian independence movement of the period ("Hindustan" being a historical name for India).
Hindustani classical music is the traditional music of northern areas of the Indian subcontinent, including the modern states of India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan.
The Hong Kong International Film Festival (HKIFF, Chinese: 香港國際電影節) is one of Asia’s oldest international film festival.
An honorary degree, in Latin a degree honoris causa ("for the sake of the honor") or ad honorem ("to the honor"), is an academic degree for which a university (or other degree-awarding institution) has waived the usual requirements, such as matriculation, residence, a dissertation and the passing of comprehensive examinations.
The human voice consists of sound made by a human being using the vocal tract, such as talking, singing, laughing, crying, screaming, etc.
Hyderabad Allwyn Limited, established in 1942, was an Hyderabad State government engineering and white goods manufacturing company involved in manufacture of automobiles, trucks, scooters, bus coach building, refrigerators and wrist watches.
I is a 2015 Indian Tamil-language action thriller film written and directed by S. Shankar.
The IIFA Best Music Director Award is chosen by the viewers and the winner is announced at the actual ceremony.
Ilaiyaraaja (born 2 June 1943 as Gnanathesikan) is an Indian film composer, singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, orchestrator, conductor-arranger and lyricist who works in the Indian Film Industry, predominantly in Tamil.
Imtiaz Ali (born 16 June 1971) is an Indian film director, producer and writer.
India Today is an Indian English-language fortnightly news magazine and news television channel.
The Indian–British relations are foreign relations between the Republic of India and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Indian is a 1996 Indian Tamil vigilante film written and directed by Shankar and produced by A. M. Rathnam.
Indian classical music is a genre of South Asian music.
IndieWire (sometimes stylized as indieWIRE or Indiewire) is a film industry and review website that was established in 1996.
Indira is a 1995 Tamil film co-written and directed by Suhasini Manirathnam.
Indo-Asian News Service or IANS is a private Indian news agency.
Inside Man is a 2006 American crime thriller film directed by Spike Lee, and written by Russell Gewirtz.
Iruvar (The Duo) is a 1997 Indian Tamil-language epic political drama film co-written, produced, and directed by Mani Ratnam.
iTunes is a media player, media library, Internet radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc. It was announced on January 9, 2001.
Jab Tak Hai Jaan is the soundtrack album, composed by A. R. Rahman, to the 2012 Hindi film of the same name, directed by Yash Chopra that stars Shahrukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma in the lead roles.
"Jai Ho" is a song composed by A. R. Rahman for the 2008 film, Slumdog Millionaire.
Jai Jai Garvi Gujarat (alternately titled Gujarat Theme Song) is a Gujarati song composed by A. R. Rahman.
The Jana Gana Mana - Indian National Anthem Video is a 2000 Indian music video, featuring a number of prominent Indian musicians and singers performing the Indian national anthem "Jana Gana Mana." The video was released on January 26, 2000 to mark the 50th year of the Constitution of India and the Republic Day.
Javed Akhtar (born 17 January 1945) is an Indian poet, lyricist and screenwriter.
Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.
Jeans is a 1998 Indian Tamil-language romantic comedy film written and directed by S. Shankar; and produced by Ashok Amritraj and Murali Manohar.
Jeremy Cedric Spencer (born 4 July 1948) is a British musician, best known as one of the guitarists in the original line-up of Fleetwood Mac.
"Jiyo Utho Bado Jeeto" (जियो उठो बढ़ो जीतो, translation: Live, Rise, Ascend, Win; also known as "Oh Yaro Ye India Bula Liya") is a song by Indian musician A. R. Rahman.
Jodhaa Akbar is a 2008 Indian historical romance film, co-written, produced and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker.
Joscelyn Eve Stoker (born 11 April 1987), better known by her stage name Joss Stone, is an English singer, songwriter and actress.
Kailasam Balachander (9 July 1930 – 23 December 2014) was an Indian filmmaker and playwright who worked mainly in the Tamil film industry.
Kaaviya Thalaivan (Tamil: காவியத்தலைவன், English: Epic Leader) is a 2014 Tamil Historical Biographical film written and directed by Vasanthabalan.
Kadal "THE SEA " is a 2013 Indian Tamil crime-drama film co-written, co-produced and directed by Mani Ratnam.
Kadal (Sea) is the soundtrack album, composed by A. R. Rahman for the 2013 Tamil film of the same name, directed by Mani Ratnam that stars Gautham Karthik and Thulasi Nair in the lead roles.
Kadhalan is a 1994 Tamil-language romantic comedy thriller film written and directed by S. Shankar and produced by K. T. Kunjumon.
The Kalaimamani is an award in Tamil Nadu state, India.
Kandukondain Kandukondain (italic) is a 2000 Indian Tamil romance film, an adaptation of Jane Austen's novel Sense and Sensibility.
Karen Shenaz David (born 15 April 1979 or 1980) is an Indo-Canadian actress, singer and songwriter, who is best known for portraying Princess Isabella Maria Lucia Elizabetta of Valencia in ABC's fairytale-themed musical-comedy television series, Galavant, as well as Francesca "Cesca" Montoya in the BBC television series Waterloo Road, and Layla in the American action film The Scorpion King 2: Rise of a Warrior.
Karthik Raja is an Indian composer based in Chennai, India.
Karuthamma is a 1994 Tamil drama film directed and written by P. Bharathiraja.
Kizhakku Cheemayile (English: Wild wild East) is a 1993 Tamil film directed by Bharathiraaja.
KM Music Conservatory (KMMC) is a higher education institution founded in 2008 by the A. R. Rahman foundation.
Kochadaiiyaan (English: The king with a long, curly mane) is a 2014 Indian Tamil language motion capture computer animated historical action drama film written by K. S. Ravikumar and directed by Soundarya R. Ashwin.
Kodambakkam is a residential neighbourhood in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
Kunnakudi Vaidyanathan (2 March 1935 – 8 September 2008) was an Indian classical music violinist.
Lakshminarayana Shankar (born 26 April 1950), also known as L. Shankar and Shenkar, is an Indian-born American violinist, singer and composer.
Lagaan (released worldwide as Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India) is a 2001 Indian epic sports-drama film, directed by Ashutosh Gowariker, produced by Aamir Khan and Mansoor Khan, and written by Gowariker and Abbas Tyrewala.
Le Musk is an upcoming Indian virtual reality film directed by A. R. Rahman.
Limca Book of Records is an annual reference book published in India documenting human and natural world records.
Lingaa is a 2014 Indian Tamil language action film written and directed by K.S. Ravikumar.
A. R. Rahman is an Indian composer, singer and songwriter.
This is a list of movies made by the Indian director Mani Ratnam featuring the Indian music composer A. R. Rahman.
Padma Shri Award, India's fourth highest civilian honours – Winners, 2000 – 2009.
Living Media (India Today Group) is an Indian media conglomerate based in New Delhi, India.
The London Philharmonic Orchestra (LPO) is one of five permanent symphony orchestras based in London.
Lord of War is a 2005 crime drama war film written, produced, and directed by Andrew Niccol, and co-produced by and starring Nicolas Cage.
Love Birds is a 1996 Tamil romantic film directed by P. Vasu.
Manayangath Subramanian Viswanathan (24 June 1928 – 14 July 2015), also known as M.S.V., was an Indian music director, composer, and singer.
Madurai is one of the major cities in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Magne Furuholmen (born 1 November 1962) is a Norwegian musician and visual artist.
Malayalam is a Dravidian language spoken across the Indian state of Kerala by the Malayali people and it is one of 22 scheduled languages of India.
Malayalam cinema is the Indian film industry based in the southern state of Kerala, dedicated to the production of motion pictures in the Malayalam.
Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam (born 2 June 1956), commonly known by his screen name Mani Ratnam, is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and producer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema.
Manmohan Singh (born 26 September 1932) is an Indian economist and politician who served as the Prime Minister of India from 2004 to 2014.
Maryan (The Immortal) is the soundtrack album, composed by A. R. Rahman for the 2013 Tamil film of the same name directed by Bharatbala.The film that is produced under the banner Aascar Films stars actor Dhanush and actress Parvathy in the lead roles.
Master Dhanraj (also credited as Dhanraj Master) is a musician, multi-instrumentalist from Tamil Nadu, India.
Mersal (Zapped) is a 2017 Indian Tamil-language action thriller film directed by Atlee and co-written by Atlee, K. V. Vijayendra Prasad and S. Ramana Girivasan (dialogues).
Miami University (also referred to as Miami of Ohio or simply Miami) is a public research university on a 2,138-acre campus in Oxford, Ohio, 35 miles north of Cincinnati.
Michael Bolotin, The Jewish Historical Society of New Haven, 1998.
Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer.
Michigan is a state in the Great Lakes and Midwestern regions of the United States.
Sir Michael Philip Jagger (born 26 July 1943), known professionally as Mick Jagger, is an English singer-songwriter, musician, composer and actor who gained fame as the lead singer and one of the founder members of the Rolling Stones.
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Million Dollar Arm is a 2014 American biographical sports drama film directed by Craig Gillespie and produced by Walt Disney Pictures from a screenplay written by Thomas McCarthy.
Minsara Kanavu (Electrifying Dreams) is a 1997 Tamil musical romantic comedy film co written and directed by Rajiv Menon.
Mix magazine is a periodical, billing itself as "the world's leading magazine for the professional recording and sound production technology industry".
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Bollywood songs, more formally known as Hindi film songs, or filmi songs are songs featured in Bollywood films.
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Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, commonly known as the Nassau Coliseum, and branded as NYCB Live: Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum for naming rights reasons, is a multi-purpose indoor arena in Uniondale, New York.
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Nayak: The Real Hero is a 2001 Indian Hindi-language political thriller film directed by S. Shankar and starring Anil Kapoor, Rani Mukerji, Amrish Puri, Paresh Rawal and Johnny Lever in the lead roles.
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) is an Indian television media company founded in 1988 by Radhika Roy, a journalist.
Neil Primrose (born 20 February 1972, Cumbernauld, Scotland) is the drummer of the Scottish rock quartet Travis.
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero is a 2004 Indian biographical war film, written and directed by Shyam Benegal.
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Ohio is a Midwestern state in the Great Lakes region of the United States.
Outlook is a weekly general interest English news magazine published in India.
Bharathiraja (born 17 July 1941) is an Indian film director who works mainly in the Tamil film industry.
The Padma Bhushan is the third-highest civilian award in the Republic of India, preceded by the Bharat Ratna and the Padma Vibhushan and followed by the Padma Shri.
The Panchathan Record Inn & AM Studios are composer/music director A. R. Rahman's studios on his street at Kodambakkam, Chennai in Tamil Nadu.
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The pedal harp (also known as the concert harp) is a large and technically modern harp, designed primarily for art music and may be played either solo, as part of a chamber ensemble, or in an orchestra.
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The President of the United States (POTUS) is the head of state and head of government of the United States of America.
Priyadarshan (born Priyadarshan Soman Nair; 30 January 1957) is an Indian film director, producer, and screenwriter.
The pump organ, reed organ, harmonium, or melodeon is a type of free-reed organ that generates sound as air flows past a vibrating piece of thin metal in a frame.
Punjabi (Gurmukhi: ਪੰਜਾਬੀ; Shahmukhi: پنجابی) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by over 100 million native speakers worldwide, ranking as the 10th most widely spoken language (2015) in the world.
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The Quran (القرآن, literally meaning "the recitation"; also romanized Qur'an or Koran) is the central religious text of Islam, which Muslims believe to be a revelation from God (Allah).
Rajagopala Kulashekhara (Tamil: ராஜகோபால குலசேகரா) (21 June 1933 – 30 September 1976) was an Indian music composer who worked mainly for Malayalam movies.
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Rediff.com is an Indian news, information, entertainment and shopping web portal, founded in 1996 as "Rediff On The NeT".
Reggae is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1960s.
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Richard Nelson Corliss (March 6, 1944 – April 23, 2015) was an American film critic and magazine editor for Time.
Rockstar is a 2011 Indian musical romantic drama film directed by Imtiaz Ali, starring Ranbir Kapoor and Nargis Fakhri, with music composed by A. R. Rahman.
Rockstar is the soundtrack album, composed by A. R. Rahman, to the 2011 Hindi musical film of the same name, directed by Imtiaz Ali, and starring Ranbir Kapoor and Nargis Fakhri in the lead roles.
Roja is a 1992 Indian Tamil-language romantic thriller film written and directed by Mani Ratnam.
Roja is the debut soundtrack album of music composer A. R. Rahman, featuring lyrics by Vairamuthu.
Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
Ron Fair is a veteran A&R executive, record producer arranger, recording engineer and songwriter.
Rotary International is an international service organization whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and to advance goodwill and peace around the world.
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO), based in London, was formed by Sir Thomas Beecham in 1946.
Shankar Shanmugam (born 17 August 1963), credited mononymously as Shankar, is an Indian film director and producer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema.
Saira Banu (born 23 August 1944), also known as Saira Bano, is a popular Indian Hindi film actress and the wife of the film actor Dilip Kumar.
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The Save the Children Fund, commonly known as Save the Children, is an international non-governmental organisation that promotes children's rights, provides relief and helps support children in developing countries.
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Shekhar Kapur (born 6 December 1945) is an Indian film director, actor, and producer, known for his works in Hindi cinema and international cinema.
Shobana Chandrakumar, known mononymously as Shobana, is an Indian film actress and bharatanatyam dancer from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
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Sillunu Oru Kaadhal (English: A Breezy Love Story) is a 2006 Tamil romance film written and directed by N. Krishna.
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Slumdog Millionaire is a 2008 British drama film directed by Danny Boyle, written by Simon Beaufoy, and produced by Christian Colson.
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South Asia or Southern Asia (also known as the Indian subcontinent) is a term used to represent the southern region of the Asian continent, which comprises the sub-Himalayan SAARC countries and, for some authorities, adjoining countries to the west and east.
Standard Chinese, also known as Modern Standard Mandarin, Standard Mandarin, or simply Mandarin, is a standard variety of Chinese that is the sole official language of both China and Taiwan (de facto), and also one of the four official languages of Singapore.
Stanford University (officially Leland Stanford Junior University, colloquially the Farm) is a private research university in Stanford, California.
A state dinner or state lunch is a dinner or banquet paid for by a government and hosted by a head of state in his or her official residence in order to renew and celebrate diplomatic ties between the host country and the country of a foreign head of state or head of government who was issued an invitation.
The Stop TB Partnership was established in 2000 to eliminate tuberculosis as a public health problem.
Sufism, or Taṣawwuf (personal noun: ṣūfiyy / ṣūfī, mutaṣawwuf), variously defined as "Islamic mysticism",Martin Lings, What is Sufism? (Lahore: Suhail Academy, 2005; first imp. 1983, second imp. 1999), p.15 "the inward dimension of Islam" or "the phenomenon of mysticism within Islam",Massington, L., Radtke, B., Chittick, W. C., Jong, F. de, Lewisohn, L., Zarcone, Th., Ernst, C, Aubin, Françoise and J.O. Hunwick, “Taṣawwuf”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, edited by: P. Bearman, Th.
A supergroup is a music group whose members have successful solo careers or are part of other groups or well known in other musical professions.
SuperHeavy were a one-off supergroup project consisting of Mick Jagger, Joss Stone, Dave Stewart, A. R. Rahman, and Damian Marley.
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Suresh Peters is a music director and playback rapper/singer for films in India whose notable songs include "Chikku Bukku Rayile" from Gentleman and "Style" from the film Sivaji: The Boss.
Swades is a 2004 Indian drama film written, produced and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker.
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Tiruchirapalli Krishnaswamy Ramamoorthy (திருச்சிராப்பள்ளி கிருஷ்ணசுவாமி இராமமூர்த்தி; 15 May 1922 – 17 April 2013), known as T. K. Ramamoorthy (டி.), was a South Indian Tamil music composer and violinist.
Taal (English: Rhythm) is a 1999 Indian musical romantic drama film co written, edited, produced and directed by Subhash Ghai.
Tamil cinema is Indian motion pictures produced in the Tamil language.
Tamil Guardian is an online, English language news site based in London.
Tamil (தமிழ்) is a Dravidian language predominantly spoken by the Tamil people of India and Sri Lanka, and by the Tamil diaspora, Sri Lankan Moors, Burghers, Douglas, and Chindians.
Tamil Nadu (• tamiḻ nāḍu ? literally 'The Land of Tamils' or 'Tamil Country') is one of the 29 states of India.
Tamil Nadu State Film Awards were given for excellence in Tamil cinema in India.
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Television in India is a huge industry which has thousands of programs in many languages.
The Accidental Husband is a 2008 American romantic comedy film directed by Griffin Dunne, and starring Uma Thurman, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Colin Firth, Isabella Rossellini, and Sam Shepard.
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The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Hindu is an Indian daily newspaper, headquartered at Chennai.
The Hundred-Foot Journey is a novel written by Richard C. Morais and published in July 2010.
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The Indian Express is an English-language Indian daily newspaper.
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The Times of India (TOI) is an Indian English-language daily newspaper owned by The Times Group.
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Thiruda Thiruda is a 1993 Tamil language caper film directed by Mani Ratnam written along with Ram Gopal Varma.
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Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.
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Zakir Hussain (born 9 March 1951) is an Indian tabla player in Hindustani classical music, musical producer, film actor and composer.
127 Hours is a 2010 survival thriller film produced and directed by Danny Boyle.
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The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake occurred at 00:58:53 UTC on 26 December with the epicentre off the west coast of Sumatra, Indonesia.
The 2010 Commonwealth Games, officially known as the XIX Commonwealth Games and commonly known as Delhi 2010, was an international multi-sport event that was held in Delhi, India, from 3 to 14 October 2010.
The 2010 Haiti earthquake (Séisme de 2010 à Haïti; Tranblemanntè 12 janvye 2010 nan peyi Ayiti) was a catastrophic magnitude 7.0 Mw earthquake, with an epicenter near the town of Léogâne (Ouest), approximately west of Port-au-Prince, Haiti's capital.
The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London 2012, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 27 July to 12 August 2012 in London, United Kingdom.
The opening ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games took place on the evening of Friday 27 July in the Olympic Stadium, London.
The 3rd Asian Film Awards was given in a ceremony on 23 March 2009 as part of the Hong Kong International Film Festival.
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The 81st Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2008 and took place on February 22, 2009, at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles beginning at 5:30 p.m. PST / 8:30 p.m. EST.
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