Bands/Musicians Famous Bands from Bangladesh

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List famous Bangladeshi bands and solo musicians, listed by popularity with photos when available. These popular bands from Bangladesh come from a number of different musical genres, including rock, pop, metal, electronic, jam, punk and acoustic. These might not necessarily be the best Bangladeshi bands, but this list contains a majority of the greatest bands from Bangladesh. Music lovers who are looking for new music to listen to can use this list of talented Bangladeshi musicians to discover some great new bands and artists.

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This list answers the questions, "Which bands are from Bangladesh?" and "Which bands are popular in Bangladesh?"
Ayub Bachchu is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Bands 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 on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Blues-rock, Soft rock, Alternative rock, Progressive rock, Psychedelic rock, + more

Albums: Bhatir Gaane, Matir Taane, Wrong Number, Best of Ayub Bacchu

Nationality: Bangladesh

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S.D. Burman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Bands from Bangladesh
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Sachin Dev Burman was an Indian music composer. He was one of the most well-renowned Bollywood film music composers. S D Burman composed music for over 100 movies, including Hindi and Bengali films. Apart from being a versatile composer, he also sang songs in light semi classical and folk style of Bengal. His Son Rahul Dev Burman was also a celebrated music composer for Bollywood films. S.D. Burman's compositions have been mainly sung to a large extent by the likes of Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi, Geeta Dutt, Manna Dey, Kishore Kumar, Hemant Kumar, Asha Bhosle and Shamshad Begum. Mukesh and Talat Mahmood have also sung songs composed by him. He also sang about 14 Hindi and 13 Bengali film ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Film score

Albums: Guide / Jewel Thief, Barood, Anuraag, House No. 44, Jewel Thief, + more

Nationality: India

Also Ranked

#6 on The Greatest Indian Music Directors of All Time

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Ali Akbar Khan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Bands from Bangladesh
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Ali Akbar Khan, often referred to as Khansahib or by the title Ustad, was a Hindustani classical musician of the Maihar gharana, known for his virtuosity in playing the sarod. Khan was instrumental in popularising Indian classical music in the West, both as a performer, and as a teacher. He established a music school in Calcutta in 1956, and the Ali Akbar College of Music in 1967, which is now located in San Rafael, California and has a branch in Basel, Switzerland. Khan also composed several classical ragas and film scores. He was a Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Music at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Trained as a musician and instrumentalist by his father, Allauddin Khan, ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Indian classical music, North Indian Classical, Film score, Hindustani classical music

Albums: Legacy, The Great Heritage - Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, Journey, Passing on the Tradition, Music of India, + more

Nationality: Bangladesh, India, United States of America

Career Began: Comilla, Bangladesh

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Kazi Nazrul Islam is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Bands from Bangladesh
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Kazi Nazrul Islam is the national poet of Bangladesh. He was also a Bengali polymath, poet, writer, musician and revolutionary. Popularly known as Nazrul, his poetry and music espoused Indo-Islamic renaissance and intense spiritual rebellion against fascism and oppression. Nazrul's impassioned activism for political and social justice earned him the title of The Rebel Poet. His compositions form the avant-garde genre of Nazrul Sangeet. Accomplishing a large body of acclaimed works through his life, he is officially recognised as the National Poet of Bangladesh and is highly commemorated and revered in India, especially in West Bengal. Born into a Bengali Muslim Quazi family, Nazrul received ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: Bangladesh, India, British Raj

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