Baby Naznin

Baby Naznin (born 23 August 1965)[1] is a Bangladeshi singer. She won Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer for her performance in the film Sahoshi Manush Chai (2005).[2] She is dubbed "Black Diamond" in Bangladesh.[1]

Baby Naznin
বেবী নাজনীন
Born (1965-08-23) 23 August 1965 (age 55)
Nilphamari District, East Pakistan, Pakistan
GenresModern
Years active1976-present

Early life and careerEdit

Naznin was born on 23 August in 1965 in Saidpur, Nilphamari in the then East Pakistan. Her first lesson in song was started under her father Mansur Sarkar. She started singing on stage when she was just seven years old. She sang the first movie song in 1980.[1] The first album 'Patramita' was released in 1987 under the music direction of Maksud Jamil Mintu. Then the albums ‘Nisshobdo Sur’, ‘Kal Sara Raat’, ‘Prem Korileo Daay’, ‘Duchokhe Ghum Aase Na’ strengthened Baby Nazneen's position in modern songs.[1]

In early days, Naznin was a volleyball player and she once represented Rajshahi division.[3]

Naznin released her first album with 12 modern songs in 1987.[3] She released her 50th solo album in 2014.[4]

So far, se has released about 50 solo and over two hundred mixed albums. He has three books of poetry in the market named 'Shey', 'Thotey Bhalobasha' and 'Priyomukh'.[1]

Personal lifeEdit

Naznin has a sister, Lini Sabrin.[5] Naznin sought nomination to compete at the Nilphamari-4 constituency representing the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) for the 2018 Bangladeshi general election.[6][7] As of November 2020, she resides in the United States and serving as the Assistant Secretary for International Affairs of the BNP.[8]

WorksEdit

Albums
  • Shankha Nadir Majhi (2011)[9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e Television, Jamuna (2020-08-23). "শুভ জন্মদিন বেবী নাজনীন". Jamuna Television. Retrieved 2020-08-23.
  2. ^ জাতীয় চলচ্চিত্র পুরস্কার প্রাপ্তদের নামের তালিকা (১৯৭৫-২০১২) [List of the winners of National Film Awards (1975-2012)]. Government of Bangladesh (in Bengali). Bangladesh Film Development Corporation. Retrieved 25 March 2019.
  3. ^ a b Mahmuda Afroz (17 November 2006). "Struggle makes success sweeter : Baby Naznin". The Daily Star.
  4. ^ Shah Alam Shazu (9 January 2015). "Revisiting the music scene of '14". The Daily Star.
  5. ^ "A composer-singer with a penchant for diversity". The Daily Star. 4 January 2009.
  6. ^ "Baby Naznin, Helal Khan buy BNP nomination forms for Nilphamari and Sylhet". bdnews24.com. 2018-11-12. Retrieved 2019-05-08.
  7. ^ "Kanak Chapa, Baby Nazneen get BNP nomination". The Daily Star. 2018-11-26. Retrieved 2019-05-08.
  8. ^ "Baby Naznin tests positive for Covid-19". The Daily Star. 2020-11-21. Retrieved 2020-11-22.
  9. ^ "Ibrar Tipu directs Baby Naznin's next album". The Daily Star. 2011-08-08. Retrieved 2019-05-08.

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