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'Baby Shark' becomes most-watched YouTube video

'Baby Shark' becomes most-watched YouTube video

The wildly infectious and relentlessly repetitive children's song ‘Baby Shark’ became the most-watched YouTube video on Monday, with more than seven billion plays.

Music Affairs Center to take part in Msheireb Downtown Doha initiative

Music Affairs Center to take part in Msheireb Downtown Doha initiative

The Music Affairs Center of the Ministry of Culture and Sports will participate in the initiative that Msheireb Downtown Doha will launch on Wednesday at the Msheireb walkway.

Indian community pays tributes to music legend

Indian community pays tributes to music legend

Prominent members and music lovers of the Indian community joined an online event on Sunday to pay homage to Indian music legend, S P Balasubrahmanyam who died last Friday.

Virtual mega-concert featuring Stones, Swift celebrates health workers

Virtual mega-concert featuring Stones, Swift celebrates health workers

A virtual concert packed with A-listers -- from The Rolling Stones to Taylor Swift to Billie Eilish -- entertained fans around the world with a show celebrating health workers, as billions shelter at home due to coronavirus.

Afro-jazz star Manu Dibango dies after contracting coronavirus

Afro-jazz star Manu Dibango dies after contracting coronavirus

Veteran Afro-jazz star Manu Dibango died on Tuesday after contracting the new coronavirus, his representatives have confirmed.

Country music legend Kenny Rogers dies at 81

Country music legend Kenny Rogers dies at 81

Country music legend Kenny Rogers, whose career spanned six decades, has died at the age of 81, his family said late Friday.

China fans desert K-pop star for 'liking' Hong Kong tweet

China fans desert K-pop star for 'liking' Hong Kong tweet

A South Korean pop star has become the latest celebrity to spark anger on the Chinese internet after he ‘liked’ a tweet about the divisive issue of pro-democracy unrest in Hong Kong.

Fans, celebrities mourn death of K-pop star Sulli

Fans, celebrities mourn death of K-pop star Sulli

Fans and fellow performers on Tuesday mourned the death of a K-pop star who had long been the target of online bullying, some calling for greater mental health support for those working in the country ...

World's largest concert piano strikes chord in Latvia

World's largest concert piano strikes chord in Latvia

Soaring to new musical heights, a German-born innovator has crafted what is believed to be the world's largest grand piano.

Solo, yet tutti: App puts orchestra in your living room

Solo, yet tutti: App puts orchestra in your living room

It's a musician's dream -- rehearse alongside a full orchestra, but in your own living room.

Grammy-nominated US rapper Nipsey Hussle shot dead

Grammy-nominated US rapper Nipsey Hussle shot dead

Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot dead in the US city of Los Angeles Sunday, sparking an outpouring of grief from fellow celebrities as the city's mayor blamed ‘senseless gun violence.’

'After Neverland': Oprah Winfrey parses Jackson accusations

'After Neverland': Oprah Winfrey parses Jackson accusations

Celebrity talk show host Oprah Winfrey waded into the Michael Jackson debate Monday, hosting an hour-long interview of the men who say the late superstar sexually abused them as minors.