The music of Bangladesh, also known as Bangla music, covers a wide range of styles, both religious ad secular. Some of the best music of the gigantic Indian subcontinent come from Bangladesh. In fact, Bangladesh is well known for its songwriters.
Scroll down to watch these classic Bangla song videos.
Showcased below, the Best of Srikanto Acharya.
Showcased below, another performer of Bangla Music: Hemanta Kumar.
Below, Ki Maya Lagaili.
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