Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul’s 2nd death anniv today
Published: 12:40 PM, 22 January 2021 Updated: 03:14 PM, 22 January 2021
Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul
The second death anniversary Bir Freedom Fighter, renowned lyricist, composer, and music director Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul is observed on Friday. He breathed his last on 22 January 2019 at his Badda residence in the capital from cardiac arrest at the age of 63.
Born on 1 January 1957, Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul was a country music personality as well as lyricist, composer and music director. He was active in the country’s music industry including the Bangladesh film industry from the end of 1970 till his death.
Bulbul started working on the film as a music director in the film ‘Megh Bijli Badal’ in 1978. He has independently produced song albums and directed music for numerous films.
He has worked with almost all popular Bangladeshi musicians including Sabina Yasmin, Runa Laila, Syed Abdul Hadi, Andrew Kishore, Samina Chowdhury, Khalid Hassan Milu, Agun, Kanak Chapa. Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul sang regularly since 1976.
He received numerous awards, including the state’s highest honor Ekushey Padak, President Award, National Film Award. He participated in the Great Liberation War at the age of only 15 years.
Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul has directed music in more than 300 films in his lifetime. Besides, this well-known artist has composed many popular songs. The songs written or composed by him are still etched in the minds of the listeners, this musician is immortal in their hearts.