Eminent music composer Alam Khan turns 76 today. The elder brother of rock guru Azam Khan, he was born on this day in 1944 in Baniagathi, Sirajganj.
The seven-time National Film Award winner started his journey with the Abdul Jabbar Khan directorial "Kach Kata Hire" (1970). We look back at some of his greatest compositions.
"Orey Neel Doriya", "Hayre Manush Rongin Fanush, Dom Furaile Thush", "Ami Rojonigondha Phuler Moto Gondho", "Daak Diyachhen Doyal Amare", "Ki Jaadu Korila Piriti Shikhaila", "Tumi Jekhane Ami Shekhane" and "Shobai to Bhalobasha Chay" are some of his most popular songs. He is a living legend of the music industry.
He is married to Gulbanu, and together, they have three children—Arman Khan, Adnan Khan and Anika Khan.
Some of his other hits include "Bhalobeshe Gelam Shudhu", "Chander Shathe Ami Debona Tomar Tulona", "Ami Ekdin Tomay Na Dekhile", "Tel Gele Phuraiya", "Jiboner Golpo Baki Achhe Olpo", "O Shathire Jeona Kokhono Durey", "Kal to Chhilam Bhalo", and "Chumki Cholechhe Eka Pothe".
Translated By Sharmin Joya