Pooja Talwaar | Thursday March 26, 2015
"National Film Award is for talent, unlike commercial awards, which are based on commercial factors, item songs and lewd jokes" said Kangana
IANS | Wednesday December 31, 2014
"I don't understand why there is so much fuss about it. Indian films are all about song and dance," said Malaika
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday December 21, 2014
Arbaaz said item numbers should be in sync with a film's script
Thursday October 30, 2014
Actress Shraddha Kapoor raises the oomph factor while grooving to Dance Basanti from Ungli. But is the item number in sync with the movie's script?
Friday October 10, 2014
CBFC said that had it not been for Sunny Leone's song, the Telugu film would have got easy clearance
MekhlaS | Sunday October 27, 2013
Veteran actress Hema Malini, who has also mesmerised many with her classical dance performances on stage, believes that item dance songs will not save India or its culture.
Chandni | Saturday February 23, 2013
Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has done her second special dance number in an upcoming film, says she hopes to become "queen of item songs" in Bollywood.
Purnima Ranawat | Friday February 15, 2013
Filmmaker and actor Farhan Akhtar admits films influence the general public, but says more than the sleazy item songs, what impacts is the way the hero romances his on-screen love interest.
Sarika | Tuesday December 18, 2012
Actor-director Pooja Bhatt is all set to give a new twist to item songs in her next Cabaret, which she plans to shoot in 3D.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday October 16, 2012
Four friends on a drinking spree with an urge to listen to popular item number Chikni Chameli threatened bar staffers at 'gunpoint' demanding that the song be played.
Riya Chakravarty | Sunday October 14, 2012
Actress Sameera Reddy, who would be seen doing an item number in Prakash Jha's forthcoming film Chakravyuh, said the peppy numbers have got their due recognition now.
Sumita Chatterjee | Friday September 14, 2012
Rani Mukherji has performed not one, but three item numbers including a belly dance in her upcoming film Aiyyaa.
Riya Chakravarty | Thursday September 13, 2012
Rani Mukherji who is keen on creating a new image has performed not one but three item songs in her forthcoming film, Aiyyaa.
Riya Chakravarty | Wednesday August 29, 2012
Chitrangada Singh is open to doing more item songs after her first such song Kaafirana has been received well.
Sarika | Monday August 20, 2012
Aruna Irani once sizzled on silver screen with item numbers such as Chadti Jawaani. She says people's ideas about item numbers have not changed much
Sarika | Tuesday August 7, 2012
Designer Rohan Arora says he wanted to create a longer lasting impression on fashionistas and therefore based his footwear collection on item songs
Riya Chakravarty | Saturday June 16, 2012
Actress Rani Mukerji is set to take item numbers to the next level, as she has not one, but three such songs for her in Anurag Kashyap's Aiyya.
Riya Chakravarty | Wednesday June 13, 2012
Emraan Hashmi says he is all ready to do an item number, but it has to be different from the rest.
Lovely M | Friday June 8, 2012
Veena Malik who is gearing up for the release of her first Bollywood film, says heroines should not shy away from item songs.
Sarika | Monday June 4, 2012
Even as top Bollywood actresses like Kareena, Katrina have no qualms about doing items, Hema Malini feels there is no need for them to do such songs.
Riya Chakravarty | Tuesday May 29, 2012
Sonakshi Sinha admits that she is not bold enough to do an item number, but says she won't mind doing one if presented in a right manner.
Riya Chakravarty | Tuesday May 8, 2012
Brazilian model-turned-actress Nathalia Kaur feels that item numbers should not be labelled vulgar as they are another way to showcase talent.
Sarika | Thursday April 26, 2012
Director Ram Gopal Varma says that though item songs are intended to boost overall entertainment value, they have now become the face of movies.
Riya Chakravarty | Monday April 16, 2012
Amit Mehra who is producing the remake of 1973 film Zanjeer plans to include two item numbers, of which one will feature actress Mahie Gill.