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A man who influenced generations

Ever smiling, ever optimistic – that is how fellow artistes and fans remember the legendary Fakir Alamgir. The Ekushey Padak awardee was synonymous with the Gano Sangeet- the songs of the masses.

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In loving memory of Fakir Alamgir

Several of Fakir Alamgir’s close colleagues and shared a few words with The Daily Star, mourning the death of the iconic singer.

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Kamal Ahmed and Champa Banik pair up for ‘Krishnochura Smriti’

Music Of Bengal recently released "Krishnochura Smriti”, a duet song by noted singers Kamal Ahmed and Champa Banik, along with its music video, on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha. The video is...

A year without Andrew Kishore

Andrew Kishore, one of the most prolific playback singers in the country, passed away on this day, one year ago. The evergreen singer was considered the king of playback. The songs he voiced have...

Tanvir Tareq and Raudiah team up for ‘Chokh Jure Kotha’

National Award-winning composer Tanvir Tareq’s new single, "Chokh Jure Kotha", is out now on his YouTube channel, Sounds of Tanvir. Penned by noted writer and entertainment journalist...

Ferdausi Rahman: A mesmerising voice

Ferdausi Rahman, one of the most revered singers of the nation, celebrates her 80th birthday today. Born to folk singer Abbas Uddin, she started her tutelage from home. She soon began playback...

July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

In loving memory of Fakir Alamgir

Several of Fakir Alamgir’s close colleagues and shared a few words with The Daily Star, mourning the death of the iconic singer.

July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

A man who influenced generations

Ever smiling, ever optimistic – that is how fellow artistes and fans remember the legendary Fakir Alamgir. The Ekushey Padak awardee was synonymous with the Gano Sangeet- the songs of the masses.

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Kamal Ahmed and Champa Banik pair up for ‘Krishnochura Smriti’

Music Of Bengal recently released "Krishnochura Smriti”, a duet song by noted singers Kamal Ahmed and Champa Banik, along with its music video, on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha. The video is...

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Fakir Alamgir: Voice for the oppressed falls silent

On March 23, 1971, people were throwing out Pakistani flags and putting up Bangladeshi flags in different areas of the country in opposition to the cruel Pakistani regime.

July 19, 2021
July 19, 2021

The Almighty is our only hope now: Fakir Alamgir’s son

The medical board formed for the treatment of renowned Gono Sangeet singer Fakir Alamgir held an emergency meeting this morning.

July 17, 2021
July 17, 2021

Sabbir Nasir’s ‘Adha’ to release tomorrow

Noted singer Sabbir Nasir’s new song, “Adha” will be released on July 18, keeping Eid-Ul-Azha in mind, according to a press release.

July 6, 2021
July 6, 2021

A year without Andrew Kishore

Andrew Kishore, one of the most prolific playback singers in the country, passed away on this day, one year ago. The evergreen singer was considered the king of playback. The songs he voiced have...

June 30, 2021
June 30, 2021

Tanvir Tareq and Raudiah team up for ‘Chokh Jure Kotha’

National Award-winning composer Tanvir Tareq’s new single, "Chokh Jure Kotha", is out now on his YouTube channel, Sounds of Tanvir. Penned by noted writer and entertainment journalist...

June 30, 2021
June 30, 2021

In conversation with Sabirul Haque, CEO of Shadhin Music

Sabirul Haque is a serial entrepreneur with a proven track record, having worked extensively with Asian and European telcos and is a pioneer in the Value Added Services (VAS) industry in emerging...

June 28, 2021
June 28, 2021

Ferdausi Rahman: A mesmerising voice

Ferdausi Rahman, one of the most revered singers of the nation, celebrates her 80th birthday today. Born to folk singer Abbas Uddin, she started her tutelage from home. She soon began playback...