Here introducing none other than ‘Asif Akbar’ the most popular and the leading singer of Bangladesh. Asif Akbar made his debut in the music industry with the blockbuster hit album ‘O Priya Tumi Kothay’ on 30th January 2001. Asif Akbar was born in a respectable Muslim family of father Advocate Ali Akbar and mother Rokeya Akbar in Comilla on 25th March 1972. Asif is 6th among 7 siblings.
Asif pursued the dream to be a cricketer since childhood. But who knows that destiny had another amazing plane for him to be a singer. Thus, fortunately, we get ‘Asif Akbar’ as the singing sensation in the music industry. He has passed his Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination successfully from Comilla District School in 1989. Later, Asif also obtained HSC (Higher Secondary Certificate), Honors and Master’s Degree from Comilla Victoria College.
In the personal life, the affair between Asif Akbar and actress Deepa Khandakar had turned into a rumor that spread in the media for a while. But the rumor did never last for long and Asif married Salma Asif Mitu in 1992. Mitu and Asif couple has the happiest family with their two beloved boys named Ran and Rudra.
Time goes on, Asif has already chosen the singing as his carrier and started aiming with extreme efforts. He kept practicing folk songs with heart and soul regularly instructed by ‘Srimati Kalyani Sengupta’. Asif Akbar got the first break by Music director Shawkat Ali Emon and since 1998, he started performing as a playback singer for movies. After releasing debut album on 30 January 2001, he successively released solo albums including duets with many celebrity singers such as Kavita Krishnamurthy, Kumar Sanu, Bappa Mazumder, Dinat Jahan Munni, Dolly Shaontoni, Suzana Ansar, Sonia, Kaniz Suborna, Monir Khan, and as well as many others. He retired from commercial singing on 17 March 2010 temporarily to concentrate on his political career but returned to the music industry again with his solo album titled ‘X Prem’ released in August 2013.
Let’s now know about the achievements that Asif Akbar obtained with lots of admiration and passion towards singing. His first album ‘O Priya Tumi Kothay’(2001) achieved huge popularity and broke the all previous album selling records in the music history of Bangladesh. Even after spreading the country’s borders, it also gained huge popularity in India. After that, Asif Akbar never had to look back again. He presented a lot of successful albums as ‘Tumi Shukhi Hou'(2002), ‘Tumi Mone Rakhoni'(2003), ‘Akbar Bolo Tumi’(2004), ‘Jobab Daw’(2005), ‘Ovinoy’(2006), ‘Bondi’(2007), ‘Kichu Bhul Kichu Smriti’(2008), ‘Dorodiyare’(2009), ‘X Prem’(2013), ‘Jaan Re’(2014). Accordingly, 30 singles albums, 87 duet albums, 12 national film awards, 6 Meril Prothom Alo Awards, and about 2000 songs enriched the significant carrier of this legendary pop singer ‘Asif Akbar’!
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Asif Akbar Height, Age, Net Worth and Biography
|Asif Akbar Biography||Asif Akbar|
|Born Name||Asif Akbar|
|Father’s name||Ali Akbar|
|Mother’s name||Rokeya Akbar|
|Wife||Salma Asif Mitu|
|Children||Rono and Rudro|
|Years active||2001- present|
|Genre||Pop, Rock, and Folk|
|Height in Feet/Inches||5 feet 7 inches|
|Date of Birth||25 March 1972|
|Place of birth||Comilla, Bangladesh|
|Hobby||Travelling, Reading Novel, and Movies|
|Favorite food||Ilish polau|
|Social Media Profile||FaceBook