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List of notable or famous singers from Bangladesh, with bios and photos, including the top singers born in Bangladesh and even some popular singers who immigrated to Bangladesh. Be sure to also check our lists of famous bands from Pakistan and the greatest Indian pop musicians. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Bengali singers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These singers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known singer from Bangladesh is included when available.

List is made up of many different singers, including Ayub Bachchu and Runa Laila. This historic singers from Bangladesh list can help answer the questions "Who are some Bangladeshi singers of note?" and "Who are the most famous singers from Bangladesh?" These prominent singers of Bangladesh may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Bangladeshi singers. If you're looking the artist who sings your favorite Bangladashi song, this list is for you! 

Use this list of renowned Bangladeshi singers to discover some new singers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page.

Abdul Latif is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Singers from Bangladesh
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Abdul Latif is a singer, musician, and lyricist of Bangladesh. He is the writer of songs like Ora Amar Mukher Kotha, Ami dam diye kinechi Bangla. He was the first arranger of an influential song of the Bengali language movement, "Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano". ...more

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Profession: Singer

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Altaf Mahmud is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Singers from Bangladesh
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Altaf Mahmud was a musician, cultural activist, and martyred freedom fighter of the Bangladesh Liberation War. He was also a language activist of the Language Movement and composer of Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano – the famous song written to commemorate the event. ...more

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Age: Died at 41 (1930-1971)

Birthplace: Bangladesh

Profession: Singer

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Ayub Bachchu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Singers from Bangladesh
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Ayub Bachchu AB is a Legendary Bangladeshi musician,singer,lyricist,Composer, best known as a founding member and the leader of the rock band LRB. ...more

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Age: 54

Birthplace: Chittagong, Bangladesh

Profession: Film Score Composer, Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician Actor, + more

Credits: Television, Wrong Number, Gangster

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Azam Khan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Singers from Bangladesh
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Mahbubul Haque Khan, known as Azam Khan, was a Bangladeshi pop singer. He was the lead singer of the rock band Uchcharan, founded in 1972. He was often referred to by the honorific nickname "Pop Guru of Bangladesh". ...more

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Age: Died at 61 (1950-2011)

Profession: Singer

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Tishma is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Singers from Bangladesh
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Tishma is the most successful and well-known female rock music star in Bangladesh to date. She is also known as the "Rock Princess of Bengal" among her fans. She is a renowned teenage singer, music composer, songwriter, record producer, music director, arranger, conductor, guitarist, keyboardist, ...more

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Birthplace: Bangladesh

Credits: Amar Praner Priya

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Bappa Mazumder is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Singers from Bangladesh
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Shubhashish Mazumder Bappa mostly known as Bappa Mazumder is a singer from Bangladesh, lyricist and Music Composer. Bappa is famous for his Bengali romantic compositions, some of which have been performed with his band, Dalchhut. He is a son of a music couple, the classical maestro Ustad Barin ...more

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Age: 43

Birthplace: Bangladesh

Profession: Composer, Singer

Credits: Beyond the Circle, On the Wings of Dreams

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Bhanu Bandopadhyay is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Singers from Bangladesh
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Bhanu Bandyopadhyay (26 August 1920 – 4 March 1983; born as Samyamoy Bandyopadhyay; also known as Bhanu Banerjee) was a Bengali actor. He acted in over 300 movies, in numerous plays and performed frequently on the radio. ...more

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Age: Died at 63 (1920-1983)

Birthplace: Bangladesh, Eurasia, Dhaka District, Greater Dhaka Area Dhaka

Profession: Comedian, Actor, Singer

Credits: Sharey Chuattar, Sagina, Chowringhee, Devdas Sagina Mahato, + more

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Habib is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Singers from Bangladesh
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Habib Wahid, better known as Habib, is a Bangladeshi composer and musician. He is notable for his fusion of traditional Bengali folk music with contemporary techno and urban beats. His music is mainly influenced by British Bangladeshis, while he was living there as a student. He takes folk music and ...more

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Age: 36

Birthplace: Gulshan Thana, Bangladesh

Profession: Programmer, Record producer, Songwriter, Musician Composer, + more

Credits: Eito Prem, Akash Chhoa Bhalobasa, Hridoyer Katha, I Love You Bindaas, + more

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