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Salim Merchant

Salim Merchant is Hindi music director and singer in India. He has been composing music for over a decade having scored for movies such as Neal 'n' Nikki, Chak De India, Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi and Fashion. He has also composed for several Indi-pop performers including Viva, Asmaan, Shweta Shetty, Jasmine and Style Bhai among others, composed and produced several TV commercials and collaborated with a artistes such as Ustad Zakir Hussain and Ustad Sultan Khan.

He got his first break when Karan Johar asked them to compose the music for his movie, Kaal. After that, he has gone to ...
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Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl Music Review
Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl - Music Review
The winning acting duo of Band Baaja Baaraat is back and so is the winning music composed by Salim-Sulaiman along with Amitabh Bhattacharya’s appealing lyrics. The soundtrack of Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl encompasses four songs, one instrumental track and two...
Aazaan - Music Review
Director Prashant Chadha's upcoming action movie Aazaan, which features Sachin Joshi and Candice Boucher in the leads, is scheduled to release on 14th October. The audio of the film was released earlier last week. The movie has five songs, which are ...
Aazaan Music Review
Salim Merchant Kshitijtarey Album Ae Dosheeza
Salim Merchant launches Kshitij Tarey's album Ae Dosheeza
Singer Kshitij Tarey's album Ae Dosheeza was launched by music director Salim Merchant and lyricist Sayeed Qadri at Mumbai's Marimba Lounge. Released by Times Music, this album contains seven songs which are sung by the melodious Kshitij Taarey. The album is ...
Sonu Nigam to judge X Factor India
Mumbai, (PTI) Playback singer Sonu Nigam will judge the Indian version of the music reality show 'X Factor'. The singing talent show has been adapted from the successful international show 'The X Factor'. The auditions for the show, which will be ...
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Rishi Kapoor no more on X-Factor
After roping in judges like Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Sonu Nigam, the Indian version of the 'X-Factor', could not afford to rope in veteran Rishi Kapoor as the third judge. The show fell short of budget and couldn't afford the highly ...
The Aashayein of Nagesh & John set to hit the screen
Nagesh Kukunoor will heave a sigh of relief, and so will John Abraham. Their first outing together, Aashayein, which was completed a few years ago but didn't make it to theaters for reasons best known to its makers, will finally release ...
Aashayein Nagesh John
Abhishek Fails Indian Idol
Abhishek Bachchan fails to attend Indian Idol
Abhishek Bachchan, who was expected to turn up to promote his latest flick Raavan on popular reality show Indian Idol, has failed to attend the show on Wednesday. According to the reports, his plan was changed at the last minute and ...
Salim-Sulaiman performed at Mandela's foundation concert
Music Composers Salim and Sulaiman Merchant have presented an extremely powerful song to Africa titled, 'African Promise'. To add to the pluralistic sound they collaborated with leading artists from Africa, R&B Artist Loyiso Bala, Eric Wainaina and back vocals by A...
Salim Sulaiman Mandela
Abhishek Raavan Indian Idol
Abhishek takes Raavan to Indian Idol
Using a famous television show for promoting a film is not new. As it is believed, the small screen is a perfect medium to grab attention of the general viewers. Using Sony TV’s music reality show ‘Indian Idol-5’ is a trend ...
Taarak Mehta team dazzle on Indian Idol
The Taarak Mehta team is known for its comic timing and sensible humor. Their charm worked on the judges of ‘Indian Idol 5’ too.Jethalal Gada (Dilip Joshi) and Daya Gada (Disha Wakani) of ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’ had a gala ...
Taarak Team Indian Idol
Discards Indian Idol
Discards make it to Indian Idol 5
Anu Malik proudly claimed that this years Indian Idol will lay emphasis on the ‘V factor’. Indian Idol’s resident judge acknowledged that the show faced such criticism in the past, but this year they’ve managed to unearth 17 singers ...
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