Composer Ali Hossain passes away

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17th February, 2021 12:17:07 printer

Composer Ali Hossain passes away

Ali Hossain, a renowned music composer and director of the subcontinent, died at a hospital in USA on Tuesday. He was 81.

He breathed his last at Boston Hospital in the United States while undergoing treatment.

Ali Hossain's longtime aid Nadeem Ahmed confirmed the news of his death.

Ali’s notable songs are: ‘Koto Je Tomak Besechi Bhalo’, ‘Osru Diye Lekha E Gaan’, ‘Aree O Praner Raja Tumi Je Amar’, ‘E  Akash K Sakkhi Rekhe A Batas K Sakkhi Rekhe, ‘ O Duti Nayone Swapane Chayone Nijere Je Bhula Jay’ and ‘ K Tumi Ele Go Amar Jibone’ etc.

Born on 23 March, 1940 in Cumilla, he was honored with Channel i Music Awards (2017) for his lifetime contribution to Bangladeshi music.