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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?"
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Pannalal Ghosh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Bands from Bangladesh
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Pannalal Ghosh (Bengali: পান্নালাল ঘোষ; 24 July 1911 – 20 April 1960), also known as AmalJyoti Ghosh, was an Indian flute (bansuri) player and composer. He was a disciple of Allauddin Khan, and is credited with popularizing the flute as a concert instrument in Hindustani classical music and also the "Pioneer of Indian Classical Flute". ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Film score, Hindustani classical music

Nationality: Bangladesh, India

Career Began: Kolkata, India

Alamgir Haque is a Pakistani singer. He is considered as one of the pioneers of the Urdu pop music and is often referred to as the "King of Pop" in Pakistan. His versatile style of singing is inspired by playback singer Ahmed Rushdi and Elvis Presley. In April 2013, Alamgir joined Meesha Shafi, Strings, Ali Azmat and Shahzad Hasan as a judge on the immensely popular singing talent show Music Icons which aired on ARY Digital TV channel. ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Pop music

Albums: Qarar, Superstar, Aaina, Hum Sab Ka Pakistan, Best of Alamgir Vol 1, + more

Nationality: Bangladesh, Pakistan

Career Began: Karachi, Pakistan

Allauddin Khan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Bands from Bangladesh
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Allauddin Khan, also known as Baba Allauddin Khan (1862 – 6 September 1972) was a Bengali Indian sarod player and multi-instrumentalist, composer and one of the most notable music teachers of the 20th century in Indian classical music. ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Hindustani classical music

Albums: Allauddin Khan Saheb Volume 1

Nationality: Bangladesh, India

Career Began: Bengal, India

Bari Siddiqui is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Bands from Bangladesh
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Bari Siddiqui is a Bangladeshi singer is a song writer, flutist and folk musician of Bangladesh. He got his lesson on folk and classical music from Gopal Dutta and Ustad Aminur Rahman. He started his musical career in 1981 and got fame singing in the film Sharbon Megher Din in 2000. He was the only musician invited from the Indian subcontinent in the World Flute Conference at Geneva in 1999. Bari Siddiqui, born in Netrokona district of Bangladesh, comes from a family of musicians. His formal vocal training began at the age of 12 under Gopal Dutta of Netrokona. His career takes flight in 1981, when he was taken under the wings of Ustad Aminur Rahman, direct disciple of Pt. Pannalal Ghosh and ...more on Wikipedia

Genres (Music): Folk music, Classical music, Hindustani classical music

Nationality: Bangladesh, India