Popular singer and daughter of folk maestro Abdul Alim, Nurjahan Alim, is coming up with a music video of her father’s song on the occasion of upcoming Pahela Boishakah.She will be also seen as a model in the music video with others.
Besides this music video, she will also perform in different stage shows to mark the Pahela Boishakh, the first day of Bengali Calendar.
Talking about her Boishakhi programme Nurjahan Alim said to the daily sun, “Like previous years I will also perform in many stage shows in this Boishakh, but the main attraction of this year is the music video of my father’s song. The music video will be released on YouTube Channel of Live Technology and my YouTube channel named ‘Nurjahan Alim’ on Thursday. I will also perform as a model in this music video. I would like to request to my fans to subscribe my YouTube channel and like my facebook page to get my new songs.”
“The titled of the song is ‘Vomora Re Gaio Na Gan Gun Gun’. Lyrics and tuned by Abdul Latif, Kamruzzaman Shujon has recomposed the song. Khan Zehad has directed the music video under the level of Barsa Communications. Brand Group has sponsored the music video,” she added.Nurjahan Alim, a prominent folk singer in Bangladesh. She got her inspiration in music from her father, renowned folk singer of Bangladesh, Late Abdul Alim.
Later she learnt music from other renowned ustads like ‘Akhter Sadmani’, ‘Nazrul Islam’ etc. She also got trained in classical music under ‘Ustad Anup Barua’ in Chhayanaut.
Nurjahan was champion in 1986 in ‘Notun Kuri’ broadcast on Bangladesh Television. Her first solo album of songs titled ‘Majhi’ was released in 2014 and her second solo album ‘Jare Chere’ - a tribute to Abdul Alim, was released in February, 2017.
She has received several awards like ‘Abbas Uddin Sharok’ ‘Pen Pulse Club Award’, ‘Badshah Khalid Award’ Progoti Shango Awrad, Abdul Hai Mashreki Gold Medal, Human Rights and Peace for Bangladesh Award, Anotora Academy Award, Shamaj Bandhu award from Bangladesh welfare foundation of USA etc.
Nurjahan has performed in many stage shows at home and aboard like ‘Boishakhi Utshob’ in UAE, ‘Bangla Mela’ Toronto, Canada, Indara Gandhi Cultural Center, Dhaka,
AEBA conference in Malaysia, Singapore and India, International Folk Fest in Dhaka.
She is an enlisted singer in Bangladesh Television and Bangladesh Betar. She also regularly performs in different TV Channels of Bangladesh.