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Shaun Tandon

Shaun Tandon

    Femi Kuti, Beyonce headed to SA for Mandela festival
    Femi Kuti, Beyonce headed to SA for Mandela festival
    Beyonce and Jay-Z will lead an A-list lineup to mark 100 years since Nelson Mandela's birth in a Johannesburg festival by the Global Citizen...
    Beyoncé, Jay-Z release joint album on marriage and identity
    Beyoncé, Jay-Z release joint album on marriage and identity
    Music's most famous couple Beyoncé and Jay-Z pulled a surprise by releasing a joint album, a long-rumoured collaboration that celebrates their...
    Avicii death a coming-of-age in electronic music boom
    Avicii death a coming-of-age in electronic music boom
    Rock 'n' roll had Buddy Holly, the psychedelic era had Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin and grunge had Kurt Cobain. Now electronic dance music has...
    Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead in apparent suicide
    Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead in apparent suicide
    Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, who overcame a troubled childhood to top the charts with an angry but melodic brand of metal, was found dead...
    Grammys: Adele wins big, Beyoncé delivers powerful speech and performance
    Grammys: Adele wins big, Beyoncé delivers powerful speech and performance
    Adele on Sunday triumphed once again at the Grammys with five awards for her latest blockbuster album of ballads, but she paid glowing tribute to...
    Jarre brings politics to electonica
    Jarre brings politics to electonica
    For his latest album, Jarre has enlisted major names in music including Cyndi Lauper and Pet Shop Boys but also a more unlikely guest artist...
    Trump can't 'jump around' to Everlast's song
    Trump can't 'jump around' to Everlast's song
    The rapper Everlast has became the latest musician to voice anger at Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump's use of a song, demanding that...
    Electronica booms! DJs seek voice beyond machines
    Electronica booms! DJs seek voice beyond machines
    Electronic music has enjoyed soaring growth in recent years, but to detractors the genre consists of little beyond crowd-pleasing DJs clicking play...
    Uncertainty over condolence messages for N Korea
    Uncertainty over condolence messages for N Korea
    North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Il's death is raising tough questions, not only of policy but of protocol, with major world powers divided on...
    Suu Kyi hopeful of democratic reform in Burma
    Suu Kyi hopeful of democratic reform in Burma
    Aung San Suu Kyi voiced guarded hope on Friday that democracy would come to Burma as the opposition leader warmly welcomed Secretary of State...
    Thailand battles infighting while gaining US flood relief
    Thailand battles infighting while gaining US flood relief
    United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Wednesday urged flood-stricken Thailand to overcome political infighting during the crisis as...
    Rays of hope as Hurricane Irene subsides
    Rays of hope as Hurricane Irene subsides
    The rain started to taper off, the sun began to come out of hiding and then with a sudden ferocity, dirty sea water poured into the New York...