Habib Wahid is a Bangladeshi composer and singer. He works on modern pop music, EDM and a fusion of traditional Bengali folk music with contemporary techno and urban beats. His music is mainly influenced by British Bangladeshis, while he was living in the UK as a student.
Habib Wahid Bangladeshi Singer
- Full Name: Habib Wahid
- Nickname: Habib
- Birth Date: October 15, 1979
- Age: 43 Years of 2023
- Birthplace: Dhaka, Bangladesh
- Residence: Gulshan, Dhaka
- Occupation: Singer, Composer, Producer
- Years active: 2003-present
- Height: 5 feet 5 inches
- Spouse (s): RJ Lubaina (divorced), Rehan (2011-)
- Religion: Islam
- Zodiac sign: Libra
Habib Wahid is a Bangladeshi popular singer and music composer who made his debut with the album “Krishno”, which was one of the most successful albums in Britain and Bangladesh. He added a new dimension to the Bengali song history by adding modern musical instruments with folk songs.
Habib Wahid (also known to audiences as Habib) is a Bangladeshi popular composer, musician and music director. He is best known for his combination of techno and urban beats with the fusion of Bengali folklore. By making remixes of lesser-known folk songs better, he is making them popular for the general audience. He basically popularized the music artists’ songs with some modifications. Because of this, he has been widely criticized by many, just as he is known for being a very popular music artist to the younger generation. Habib Wahid has sung many popular songs with various artists. Most of the songs were gifted by popular vocalist Nancy. Habib Wahid has recently sung in the Indian Bengali movie Bindas, starring superstar Dev. His co-star was Tulsi Kumar.
Habib Wahid Early Life:
Habib was born on 15 October 1979 to Ferdous Wahid, is a famous pop singer in Bangladesh. He attended South Breeze School in Dhanmondi and the School of Audio Engineering in London. He had fond of music eventually, he went to the United Kingdom to pursue higher education in music and audio engineering.
Habib Wahid Career:
In London, he planned to release an album finally, with vocalist Kaya, Sylheti restaurant owner Habib released her first super hit album “Krishno” in 2003 which introduced a new sound in Dhaka. Then he released “Maya” in 2004 and Moina Go in 2005 these are the bestseller album in Bangladesh. He showed his superiority by releasing the film song ‘Balobashbo Bashbore” (Ridoyer Kotha) which is one of the best songs in Bangladesh music history and conveys Meril Prothom-Alo Best Song Award 2006 for Habib. He also got Meril Prothom-Alo Best Song Award 2009 for the song “Dida” and Walton Boishakhi Star Award 2011.
Habib Wahid Personal Life:
He got married to RJ Lubaina in 2003 a few days after they divorced. From their divorce, he was single for a long time until 2011. However, the news of content that by the encouragement of his mother, on 12 October 2011 he got married again to Rehan who is a Private University student in Chittagong.
Albums released by Habib:
Krishno (2003), Maya (2004), Moina Go… (2005), Shono (2006), Panjabiwala (2007), Bolchi Tomake… (2008), Aboseshe (2008), Hoban! (2011), Somorpon (2011), Rong (2012), Tumi Shondharo Meghmala (2012)