Bhupen Hazarika

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Indian singer, composer, lyricist, music director, filmmaker and social activist (born 8 September 1926 in Sadiya, Assam province, former British India, died 5 November 2011 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India).
He started writing songs by the age of 10, acted and sang his own composition in Agarwala’s second film, Indramalati (1939). Hazarika obtained a BA and MA in political science at Banaras Hindu University and then worked as a producer for All India Radio’s Guwahati station. He received a scholarship to study in New York where he made a PhD in mass communication at Columbia University. During his time in America, he sang with Paul Robeson and was briefly jailed for participating in civil rights demonstrations. In 1972 and 1973 he sang at East Berlin’s Festival of Political Songs.
He was awarded multiple prizes and honors: the National Film Award for Best Music Direction in 1975, recipient of Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 1987, Padmashri, Padmabhushan, the Dada Saheb Phalke Award (1992), India’s highest award in cinema and Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowship, the highest award of the Sangeet Natak Akademi, India’s National Academy for Music, Dance and Drama. Posthumously he was awarded the Padma Vibhushan, India's second-highest civilian award, in 2012.
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Bhupen Hazarika Discography Tracks

Albums

Bhupen Hazarika - Aarop album art Bhupen Hazarika Aarop His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice India 1973 Sell This Version
Bhupen Hazarika - Aami Ek Jajabar (আমি এক যাযাবর) album art Bhupen Hazarika Aami Ek Jajabar (আমি এক যাযাবর) (Album) His Master's Voice India 1978 Sell This Version
ECSD 2605 Bhupen Hazarika - Tridhara album art Hemanta Mukherjee, Sandhya Mukherjee, Bhupen Hazarika Hemanta Mukherjee, Sandhya Mukherjee, Bhupen Hazarika - Tridhara(LP, Album) His Master's Voice ECSD 2605 India 1980 Sell This Version
KVX-1107 Bhupen Hazarika - インドの魂/ブペン・ハジャリカ インド吟遊詩人の世界 album art ブペン・ハジャリカ* インドの魂/ブペン・ハジャリカ インド吟遊詩人の世界(LP, Album) Victor KVX-1107 Japan 1981 Sell This Version
PMLP 1104 Bhupen Hazarika - Ek Pal album art Bhupen Hazarika Ek Pal(LP) His Master's Voice PMLP 1104 India 1985 Sell This Version
Bhupen Hazarika - Rudaali album art Bhupen Hazarika, Gulzar Bhupen Hazarika, Gulzar - Rudaali House Of Music (12), Crescendo (2), EMI India 1993 Sell This Version
Bhupen Hazarika - Darmiyaan album art Bhupen Hazarika Darmiyaan Pan Music UK 1997 Sell This Version
Bhupen Hazarika - Gaja Gamini album art Bhupen Hazarika Gaja Gamini Saregama, RPG Music United Arab Emirates 2000 Sell This Version
CDCMMCD-40474 Bhupen Hazarika - Kyon? album art Bhupen Hazarika, Prasoon Joshi Bhupen Hazarika, Prasoon Joshi - Kyon?(CD) Crescendo (2) CDCMMCD-40474 India 2003 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

7EPE 1016 Bhupen Hazarika - Assamese Songs album art Bhupen Hazarika Assamese Songs(7", EP) His Master's Voice 7EPE 1016 India 1964 Sell This Version
45-GE. 25369 Bhupen Hazarika - Bengali Song album art Bhupen Hazarika With Calcutta Youth Choir Bhupen Hazarika With Calcutta Youth Choir - Bengali Song(7", Single) Columbia 45-GE. 25369 India 1969 Sell This Version
7EPE 7001, 7 EPE 7001 Bhupen Hazarika - Aarop album art Bhupen Hazarika Aarop(7", EP) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice 7EPE 7001, 7 EPE 7001 India 1973 Sell This Version
45-N. 14006 Bhupen Hazarika Aarop(7") His Master's Voice 45-N. 14006 India 1973 Sell This Version
S/45NLP 2033 Bhupen Hazarika - Jibandinga album art Bhupen Hazarika Jibandinga(12") His Master's Voice S/45NLP 2033 India 1980 Sell This Version
S/45NLP 2049 Bhupen Hazarika - Assamese Songs album art Bhupen Hazarika Assamese Songs(12") His Master's Voice S/45NLP 2049 India 1982 Sell This Version
S/45NLP 2050 Bhupen Hazarika - Bengali Modern Songs - Surer Aakashe album art Bhupen Hazarika Bengali Modern Songs - Surer Aakashe(12") His Master's Voice S/45NLP 2050 India 1982 Sell This Version

Compilations

SPHO 820960 Bhupen Hazarika, Salil Chowdhury Bhupen Hazarika, Salil Chowdhury - Aarop / Jeevan Jyoti(Cass, Comp, 2-i) His Master's Voice SPHO 820960 India 2000 Sell This Version

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