Kazi Nazrul Islam apart from being a rebel poet was also an accomplished writer and lyricist. His songs came to be known as Nazrul Geeti and have been much popular since its inception. A music album titled “Nazrul” based on his songs was launched recently at a glittering event at Gorky Sadan. The album was launched by Questz World and contains one hundred and thirty Nazrul Geetis for the audience.
Nazrul Songs Bengali Audio Music Album Launch
“The album is unique because it has a huge collection of Nazrul Geetis. This is also important because the album has musical artists from both West Bengal and Bangladesh working on it. This is indeed a unique initiative taken by Questz World and I am immensely glad that I am a part of this album” said Somerita Mallik who has also lent he voice to the songs in this album, while speaking with Sholoana Bangaliana.
Singers like Arati Mukhopadhyay, Swapan Chattopadhyay, Usha Uthup, Sukumar Mitra, Sandhya Mukhopadhyay, Asha Bhonsle, Runa Laila, Srikanto Acharya, Satinath Mukhopadhyay, Juthika Roy are among some of the artists who have sung in this album. The album was initially released in 2010 with hundred songs. The album received great acclaim and hence the second edition is being introduced with thirty more songs sung by twenty five eminent singers.
A panel discussion was also organized prior to the music launch ceremony in which speakers like Bulbul Mahalanobis, Shyamaprasad Mukhopadhyay, Krishna Majumdar, Badhan Sengupta, Syed hasmud Jalal and Fatima Tu Zohra participated. They highlighted on the different aspects of the personality of Kazi Nazrul Islam.
Nazrul, the album is a must have for the Nazrul lovers as well as for the music lovers. Team Sholoana Bangaliana as the web partner of this music album is proud to be associated with this effort and wishes that the music album enjoys phenomenal sale across music stores in India as well as Bangladesh.