Music

New Methodist sponsors best gospel category at music awards

THE New Methodist Christian Fellowship has come on board to sponsor the best gospel category at this year’s Fiji Performing Rights Association (FPRA) Music Awards next month. An amount of $5000 was given by the...

Shranvi follows family’s musical tradition

HAVING an ambition and passion for singing from a very young age has paid off for 11-year-old Shranvi Ram who is making a name for herself in the local Hindi music industry. In this week’s Backtracks column, this newspaper caught up with Shranvi together with her parents to highlight her achievements as one of the...

Music from the heart

THE life of a musician has traditionally been one with many highs, and oh so many lows. Talk to any musician, young or old, and they will tell you that it’s a low income job that sees many artists bouncing between bands. For working performers nothing is guaranteed — there is no security of pay,...