Aami aami jaani jaani...
The words from the popular track Beche thakar gaan kept echoing inside the International Convention Centre Bashundhara in the capital on Monday night. Phenomenal Kolkata musician, Anupam Roy enthralled the audience with his extremely popular tracks during the concert “Dui Banglar Gaan.”
With a loud call – “Are you excited Dhaka?,” The Anupam Roy Band made their entry around 10pm at the Noboratri Hall. The celebrated singer started his performance with Ami ajkal bhalo achhi and kept the audience entralled for the next two hours with a number of his famous tracks including Bariye dao tomar haat, Odbhut mughdhota, Ekhon onek raat, Boba tunnel, and Boshonto eshe geche.
Combining catchy tunes and entertaining dance moves, Anupam who has a huge fan following in Bangladesh as well, performed a number of audience’s choices including his latest compositions from the Bollywood movie Piku.
The journey song and Bezubaan – two numbers from the movie are Anupam’s first venture in Bollywood as a music director.
Special guest Benazir Ahmed, the director general of Rapid Action Battalion, said Anupam’s songs helped him lessen stress during late nights at his office.
Antar Showbiz organised the programme which also featurespopular Bangladeshi singers Parvez and Nancy, who cheered the audience with their contemporary tracks.
Expressing his delight to be in Dhaka, Anupam said Bangladesh had showered him and his fellow musicians with appreciation and warmth.
Anupam started his career as an engineer in Bangalaru in India. In 2010, the artist gained immense popularity by singing the track Amake amar moto thakte dao in the movie Autograph directed by Srijit Mukherji.