Debojit Saha

Debojit Saha is an Indian playback singer mainly active in Hindi, Bengali and Assamese films. Saha was the winner of Zee TV singing reality show, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2005 and was awarded 'Voice of India' title.[1] He was an anchor for singing reality show Zee Bangla SaReGaMaPa in the year 2006, 2007 and 2008 and he was also a celebrity contestant on Bigg Boss 2 in 2008 hosted by Shilpa Shetty. Debojit was seen as one of the Grand Juries for Zee TV SaReGaMaPa Lil Champs 2017. Theme song of “Namami Barak” Festival has been composed and conceptualised by Debojit Saha ( both Hindi and Bengali Version ) held on 17th to 19th Nov 2017 at silchar, Assam, India

Debojit Saha
Birth nameDebojit Saha
BornSilchar, Assam, India
GenresBollywood, Classical, Pop, Rock, Ghazal, Sufi
Occupation(s)Singer, Entertainer, Music Composer, Anchor
InstrumentsVocals
Years active2005–present
Websitewww.debojitsaha.com

Biography

Reality shows

Saha was placed in Ismail Darbar's "Yalgaar Ho Gharana" in the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2005. On 24 February 2006, he was announced the winner with the title "Voice of India". The competition was based on popular votes. Various organizations like the All Assam Students Union, the North East Students’ Union, the Srimanta Sankardeva Sangha and the Hindu Chatra Parishad campaigned in the Northeast states of India to vote for Saha.[2]

He was one of the 14 contestants in the season 2 of TV reality show Bigg Boss.

He participated in STAR Plus's reality show Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star.[3] His talent was highly appreciated by music composer duo Vishal-Shekhar in this show. But he was voted out from the show.

He was also a participant in STAR Plus's show Music Ka Maha Muqqabla on the Team Shaan's Strikers.

Singing career

He has lent his voice in Bollywood movies 88 Antop Hill and Jimmy.

Debojit sang the song O more jaan in the Assamese film, Junda Iman Gunda. Simultaneously, he also performs at live concerts.

Discography

Albums

YearAlbum NameMusic LabelLanguage
2006DebojitSaReGaMaHindi
2007Swapno SajiyeSaReGaMaBengali
2009AgneeVenus MusicAssamese
2010Ei Jibon Nohoi Xuna BondhuEncore Entertainment IndiaAssamese
2011Thik Bela Tin GhotikaiAsha AudioBengali
2011Jodi Moi KawnAssamese
2016Tomake NapaleDS ProductionsAssamese
2017Tagore for Today
Contemporary Interpretations
Strumm SoundBengali
2017Tagore for Everyone
Contemporary Hindi Interpretations
Strumm SoundHindi

Film songs

Television

  • Debojit Saha participated as a celebrity contestant in Bigg Boss 2 in 2008, hosted by Shilpa Shetty and he was there in the house for 69 Days.

References

  1. "Debojit Saha gets `Voice of India' title". The Hindu. 26 February 2006. Retrieved 22 August 2014.
  2. "A lifetime of gratitude". The Telegraph. 6 March 2007. Retrieved 22 August 2014.
  3. Roy, Priyanka (17 April 2008). "Sing with a smile". The Telegraph. Retrieved 22 August 2014.
  4. Dutt, Anjan (6 October 2011). "So Brutally Honest". The Telegraph. Retrieved 22 August 2014.


This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.