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  • Chirkutt set to rock London

    Chirkutt has long been one of Bangladesh's most prolific musical acts. The band has had their fair share of international success, and is set to rock London on July 1 in one of Europe's

  • A surprise release!

    Singing to himself, a rickshaw puller talks about the many alley ways he has to pass through while cycling his passengers to their destinations. The rickshaw puller remembers his beloved who is probably left behind at home, he remembers the love they felt for each other and how promises were broken. The video is very unlike the many we see nowadays springing up from the many platforms in Bangladesh. The graphical representation showcases a rickshaw puller with big dreamy eyes cycling through the many 'oli-golis', drowning his sorrow in work.

  • HABIB'S Eid gift for fans

    This Chaand Raat brings excellent news for fans of Habib Wahid, as the celebrated composer will drop his latest music video,

  • Mehdi Mix 1 captivates listeners

    Once upon a time, 'mixed' albums were a norm in the industry as there would be a lot of excitement and speculations regarding which star-studded offerings were available.

  • Oni Hasan endorsed by Carvin/Keisel Guitars

    In late 2007, Bangladesh was introduced to a musical prodigy named Oni Hasan, as his work for his band Vibe's debut album Chena Jogot turned a lot of heads. After Vibe disbanded, Oni went on to play as the lead guitarist for Warfaze before moving outside the country for higher studies.

  • Lined up for Eid

    This Eid, Tanvir Tareq has composed for the eminent singer Subir Nandi. The song will be released under the banner of Celebrity Music Channel. Tareq will also be appearing for a three-day special programme

  • The Prince's 50th

    Prince Mahmud's career has been nothing short of royalty. Besides having composed and written numerous singles alongside a

  • Riad Hasan's Chattgayya take

    Growing up in Chittagong, spending most of his time in the city's GEC, contemporary musician Riad Hasan has incorporated the essence

  • 'A Star is Born' trailer shines bright

    Looking nothing like her usual outlandish stage persona, Pop star Lady Gaga appears alongside Oscar-nominee Bradley Cooper in his directorial debut, A Star is Born. In the movie, she plays an aspiring singer, Ally, whose career begins to take off after she meets country singer Jackson Maine, played by Bradley Cooper. Gaga has composed the songs in the film.

  • Shafin Ahmed's 'Bhalobashar Janalay' this Eid

    Shafin Ahmed once again shows his romantic side as he is set to release Bhalobashar Janalay.

  • Minar sings for Tollywood

    Minar had been touted as one of Bangladesh's most promising singers when he debuted with Danpitey in 2008, but his career took a true upward spiral since the release of his blockbuster album Ahare.

  • A star-studded tribute to the World Cup

    Football fever is at an all-time high, as the prominent singers of the Bangladeshi music industry have come together to celebrate the phenomenon that is the FIFA World Cup 2018. Jitbe Football, which is composed by Shuvo of 'DRockstars' fame and written by Mehedi Ansari will feature musical powerhouses including Momotaz and Asif Akbar alongside renowned singers including Kona, Tahsan, Mizan and Xefer.

  • Bappa's 'Koshter Journal' out soon

    The good news for fans of Bappa Mazumder is that he will soon release an all-new single, Koshter Journal.

  • SPONDAN'S debut album

    After forty-six long years, pioneer of 'Bangla Pop Music' and legendary band, Spondan, has started their journey again. GP Music is going to launchtheir self-titled albumwhich they recently finished.

  • Sahana Bajpaie honoured Bengal Pride award

    Sahana Bajpaie To Receive 'the Bengal's Pride' Award Today

    Renowned singer and Rabindra Sangeet exponent Sahana Bajpaie has been honoured with 'The Bengal's Pride' award, which will be conferred to her at The House of Commons, United Kingdom Parliament today.

  • 'Ishh', Imran!

    Imran Mahmudul has been one of the most sought after singers in the industry for quite a while now. His latest venture, a music video for this Eid, is nothing less than promising. The track titled Ishh was penned by Snehashish Ghosh, while Imran himself tuned and composed the song. Actor Koushani Mukherjee from West Bengal will be seen in the video opposite Imran. The audio will be released under Dhruba Music Station (DMS). Shot across various

  • Rock Guru Azam Khan

    Rest In Peace Rock Guru

    Today marks the 7th Death Anniversary of the pioneer of rock music in Bangladesh, Azam Khan. The legacy that he has left behind cannot be defined by his discography of 20 plus albums, it is much more profound than that. A freedom fighter and an advocate for peace at a time of violence, Azam Khan's name was synonymous to the emerging underground rock music scene after liberation.

  • Rock Guru Azam Khan

    Rest In Peace Rock Guru

    Today marks the 7th Death Anniversary of the pioneer of rock music in Bangladesh, Azam Khan. The legacy that he has left behind cannot be defined by his discography of 20 plus albums, it is much more profound than that. A freedom fighter and an advocate for peace at a time of violence, Azam Khan's name was synonymous to the emerging underground rock music scene after liberation.

  • Eid albums from Bengal

    On the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, Bengal Foundation has launched six new Eid albums. Recorded by prominent and promising singers of Bangladesh, the albums feature compositions penned and composed by Rabindranath Tagore, Kazi Nazrul Islam, Radha Raman Dutta and several Bhawaiya bards.

  • Kabir Suman gets candid

    Renowned singer Kabir Suman has refused to appear on a show in Dhaka after receiving an offer from media personality Anjan Roy.

  • Taufiq Tamim becomes Korea's favourite 'Oppa'

    A lanky Bangladeshi youngster seemingly lacking talent, shell-shocked the audience when he put his glorious voice on display in a

  • Dua Lipa a woman who defines power

    2018 has been quite a fantastic year for 22-year old Dua Lipa, as she went from a hardly known singer to a stadium-filling star. She became the youngest female to feature on Vogue's inaugural list of most influential women working in Britain for its July issue.

  • Shuchi's 'Noor-er Doriyaye' out now

    The album contains records of tracks including Allah Amar Probhu, Aye Moru Parer Hawa, Khodar Prem-e, Mohammad-ed Naam, Moru

  • Another Nazrul saga begins

    It requires proper knowledge of Indian classical music to render the raga-based classics accurately, composed by Kazi Nazrul Islam.

  • Three-day national Nazrul celebration begins today

    Marking the 119th birth anniversary of Kazi Nazrul Islam, a three-day national programme will begin at Darirampur in Trishal of Mymensingh today.

  • Ariana Grande's message for fans a year after Manchester tragedy

    In May 2017, a suicide bomber killed twenty two people in an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena situated in Manchester,

  • Asif Akbar and Kornea

    Asif Akbar and Kornea duet for the second time

    Asif Akbar has been a juggernaut in the Bangladeshi music industry for a long time now. The noted singer impressed last year with Ki Kore Tokey Bujhai, a duet with popular young singer Kornea. The duo is now back with Ekbar Chuye Ja Hridoy.

  • Asif Akbar and Kornea

    Asif Akbar and Kornea duet for the second time

    Asif Akbar has been a juggernaut in the Bangladeshi music industry for a long time now. The noted singer impressed last year with Ki Kore Tokey Bujhai, a duet with popular young singer Kornea. The duo is now back with Ekbar Chuye Ja Hridoy.

  • Shaon collaborates with Nachiketa Chakraborty

    Prominent actor and director Meher Afroz Shaon has lent her voice to a song composed by singer-songwriter Nachiketa Chakraborty for the first time.

  • A night of celebrations

    The 2018 Billboard Music Awards took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, hosted by Kelly Clarkson. She

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