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All Time Best Bangla Songs

BBC Bangla has recetnly announced The All Time 20 Best Bengali Songs.

BBC Bangla listeners nominated their 5 choices for the top list. Based on the nominations BBC Bangla created the top 20 list.

Visit the News page of BBC Bangla to listen to the songs. Here is the list of the 20 songs.

1. Amar Shonar Bangla
Author: Rabindra Nath Thakur

2. Manush Manush er Jonne
Original Author/Composer/Singer: Vupen Hazarika
Translated to Bengali by: Shibdash Benarjee

3. Amar Vai er Rokte Rangano Ekushe February
Singer: Abdul Gaffar Chowdhuri
Composer: Altaf Mahmud

4. Coffee House er Shei Adda ta aaj aar nei
Singer: Manna De
Author: Gouriproshonno Mazumdar
Composer: Shupornokanti Ghosh

5. Ek Shagor Rokte er Binimoye Banglar Shadhinota Anlo Zara
Composer: Apple Mahmud
Author: Gobindo Haldar

6. Ami Banglai Gaan Gai
Lyricist & Composer: Protul Mukharjee
Author: Mahmuduzzaman Babu

7. Mora Ekti Fulke Bachabo Bole Judhho Kori
Author: Gobindo Haldar
Composer & Singer: Apple Mahmud

8. Tumi Aaj Koto Dur
Singer: Jogonmoi Mitro
Author: Pranab Roy
Composer: Shubol Dash Gupta

9. Ek Nodi Rokto Periye
Author & Composer: Khan Ataur Rahman
Composer: Shahnaz Rahmatulla

10. Dhono Dhanno Pushpe Bhora
Author & Composer: Dijendhrolal Roy

11. Muse Jawa Din Gulo Amay Je Pisu Daake
Singer & Composer: Hemanta Mukharjee
Author: Gouriproshonno Mazumdar

12. Salam Salam Hazar Salam
Singer: Mohammad Abdul Zabbar
Author: Fazle Huda

13. Joy Bangla Banglar Joy
Author: Mazharul Anwar
Composer: Anwar Parvez

14. Khachar Bhitor Ochin Pakhi
Author: Lalon Shah
Singer: Farida Parvin

15. Ekbar Jete De Na Amar Sotto Shonar Gaaye
Singer: Shahnaz Rahmatullah
Author: Mazharul Anwar
Composer: Anwar Parvez

16. Karar Oi Louho Kopat
Author: Kazi Najrul Islam

17. Ai Padma Ai Meghna
Singer: Farida Parvin
Author & Composer: Abu Zafar

18. Chaal Chaal Chaal Urdhogogone Baaje Madol
Author: Kazi Najrul Islam

19. Ek Tara Tui Desher Kotha Bol
Singer: Shahnaz Rahmatullah
Author: Gazi Mazharul Anwar
Composer: Anwar Parvez


20. Tumi Ki Dekheso Kobhu Jiboner Porajoy
Singer: Mohammad Abdul Zabbar

Source: “Shorbo Kaaler Shorbo Sreshtho Bangla Gaan” BBCBengali.com 3rd May 2006 BBC Bangla http://www.bbc.co.uk/ben…..sheragaan.shtml

Among the list of 20 personally I like “Ami Banglai Gaan Gai”; ranked 6th in the list. No matter how many times I listen to the song, I never get bored of it. If I were to submit my favorite 5 songs, my list would have been:

1. Ami Banglai Gaan Gai
2. Coffee House er Shei Adda ta aaj aar nei
3. Muse Jawa Din Gulo Amay Je Pisu Daake
4. Bashi Shune Aar Kaaj Nai
(not in this list)
5. Manush Manush er Jonne

~~~EnJoY~~~