4w ago| Music

‘Adventures of Sundarbans’ drops its third song

The Pori-Siam starrer film “Adventures of Sundarbans”, released its new song “Sareng Chara Jahaj Chole” today at 5pm on YouTube. The song counts as the third musical number on the film, dropped after “Tui Ki Amay Bhalobashis” written by Sharif Al Din, and “Aay Aay Sob Taratari” written by Dr Muhammad Zafar Iqbal. “Sareng Chara Jahaj Chole” greets the audience with a melodious baul music with the soothing voice of Shofi Mondol.

4w ago| Music

Bappa Mazumder honoured by Air Astra

National Award-winning music composer, producer and singer Bappa Mazumder was on an Air Astra flight earlier today, travelling from Dhaka to Chattogram. On the flight, Air Astra honoured the artiste by presenting him with a bouquet of flowers. Bappa Mazumder shared a video to Facebook where the airhostess can be seen presenting him with the flowers.

Rihanna shares first video of her baby

Megastar Rihanna has, for the first time, shared a video of her son, who was born to her and rapper boyfriend A$AP Rocky in May.

Midnights: Taylor Swift's darkest album to date

On October 21 2022, Swifties worldwide rejoiced as American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift finally released her tenth studio album, Midnights.

Singer Akbar Ali’s right leg amputated due to complications

Singer Akbar Ali Gazi , known for his performance in the popular show “Ityadi”, had his leg amputated after encountering severe health complications.

‘No regrets in life’: Gazi Mazharul Anwar in his final interview with The Daily Star

Legendary lyricist, director, producer and screenwriter Gazi Mazharul Anwar passed away today at 6:30 am in the morning. He composed over twenty thousand songs during his illustrious career. Three of his songs have made it to BBC's list of twenty best Bangla songs of all time. On the occasion of his 78th birthday, The Daily Star interviewed the Ekushey Padak awardee and multiple-time National Film Award winner at his Baridhara residence in 2021. We are providing the excerpts from the memorable interview here.

January 6, 2023
January 6, 2023
USA

10 shot during filming of rapper French Montana's music video in Miami

At least 10 people were injured in a shooting outside Miami during the filming of a music video by Moroccan-American rapper French Montana, police and US media said Friday.

January 3, 2023
January 3, 2023

Bappa Mazumder honoured by Air Astra

National Award-winning music composer, producer and singer Bappa Mazumder was on an Air Astra flight earlier today, travelling from Dhaka to Chattogram. On the flight, Air Astra honoured the artiste by presenting him with a bouquet of flowers. Bappa Mazumder shared a video to Facebook where the airhostess can be seen presenting him with the flowers.

December 19, 2022
December 19, 2022

Rihanna shares first video of her baby

Megastar Rihanna has, for the first time, shared a video of her son, who was born to her and rapper boyfriend A$AP Rocky in May.

December 15, 2022
December 15, 2022

Enjoy WC Final, Concert at the same time

As the madness of the World Cup reaches a crescendo, Bangladeshi audiences are gearing up to watch one last exhilarating match, between Argentina and France, on December 18.

December 4, 2022
December 4, 2022

Gems of Nazrul organise tribute show on Victory Day

Gems of Nazrul has organised a special musical production to pay tribute to Bangladesh’s 51st Victory Day. The programme will be broadcasted on Channel i, at one minute past midnight, on December 16.

December 2, 2022
December 2, 2022

Army Stadium all set for ‘Band Music Fest 2022’ today 

Turning legendary musician Ayub Bachchu's dreams into reality, this year Channel i joined forces with the Bangladesh Musical Bands Association (BAMBA) to create one of the biggest musical events of recent history. 

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Misha Sawdagar stars in Islamic music video

Dhallywood’s iconic villain Misha Sawdagar might have essayed lecherous characters on-screen, but the actor’s real-life persona is quite the opposite of his silver screen portrayal. The “Boss Number 1” actor has always been outspoken in regards to his religious beliefs. Now, for the first time,

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Fleetwood Mac singer-songwriter Christine McVie dies at 79

Christine McVie, whose songwriting and signature vocals helped make British-American group Fleetwood Mac one of the best-selling rock bands of all time, died on Wednesday. She was 79.

November 26, 2022
November 26, 2022

Types of people you see at a concert

The next time you venture out to a concert, keep your eyes peeled for these people.

November 5, 2022
November 5, 2022

Ayub Bachchu’s guitars, memorabilia on display

What does one normally expect from an exhibition? Intricate pieces of framed art, curious art connoisseurs quietly observing the pieces? Strangely enough, as I walked into the houseful gallery, I found everyone singing out loud to legendary rock songs of the late great Ayub Bachchu.