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Cash And Partners In Way Of A R Rahman Music School

A R Rahman is one of the most renowned music composers not only in India but around the world as well. And so it may seem that a music school to be opened by the musician would get the required amount of help, financially and otherwise, in a very short span of time. Disappointingly, the case is not so. According to reports circulating in the media, the Rs. 50 crore music conservatory that A R Rahman had proposed to build in India will take some time to be built because it is becoming difficult for the composer to collect the required amount of cash and decide on the right people who may take care of the administration of the music school.

Nicole Scherzinger Rocks The X Factor Stage!

Nicole Scherzinger, who had come as a guest judge on reality television show ‘The X Factor’, completely rocked the stage with her ‘Pussycat Dolls’ act. Dressed in a cat-suit and knee-high boots, Nicole Scherzinger won the attention of not only her fans who had tuned in to the show, but also the other judges of ‘The X Factor’. The cat-suit clad American singer performed live to her latest single ‘Poison’ for ‘The X Factor’ viewers.

Jackie Evancho Becomes The Highest Selling Debut Singer Of 2010

She is only 10 years old. And her debut album has already brought her a Billboard record! Jackie Evancho from America is this week’s second position holder in the Billboard 200 chart. Not only that, the child singing sensation’s debut album ‘O Holy Night’ has sold over two lakhs copies to make Jackie Evancho the highest selling newcomer of this year. According to the latest reports in the media, Jackie Evancho’s ‘O Holy Night’ is fast selling out of the music shelves, with figures reaching at 2,39,000.

A French Band Revolution For Ahmedabad Next Year

Several rock and pop bands from France have rounded up on Ahmedabad as the chosen city to perform in concerts. If reports are to be believed, the New Year may bring in an earful for the residents of the Indian city as French bands have decided to hold concerts in Ahmedabad starting January 7. While trumpeter Erik Truffaz will be in the city in January, Danyel Waro, the best performer at the WOMEX festival held in Copenhagen this year October, will play for the Amdavadis in the month of March.