The golden voice of Assam, Dr. Bhupen Hazarika was a singer, lyricist, music director, poet, journalist, painter and a director who was a cult hero in the entire Northeast, West Bengal and even Bangladesh. He wrote lyrics and sang for countless Assamese, Hindi and Bengali films, and has been credited for introducing Assamese folk music to Hindi cinema. For his enormous work and contribution to Indian cinema, he received the National Film Award for Best Music Director (1975), Padmashri (1997), Padmabhushan (2001), and Padma Vibhushan (2012), among other awards. In May 2017, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated India’s longest bridge and named the Dhola-Sadia Bridge after Bhupen Hazarika. Now let’s take a look at a collection of Bhupen Hazarika Assamese song.
Part 1. Top Assamese Songs of Bhupen Hazarika
Here, let us take a look at 8 best Bhupen Hazarika’s Assamese songs sung by this legendary singer which has created lasting impression.
1. Mandela Zindabad Zindabad Mandela
First song on the list is “Mandela Zindabad Zindabad Mandela” by the late Bhupen Hazarika. In 1990, when Nelson Mandela visited Kolkata, Hazarika sang ‘Zindabad Mandela’ drawing applause from the leader who shook hands with Hazarika. His musical endeavors took him to some of the politically tensed places of the state where he spoke about integration. This song was published on 9th June 2009 under the banner “Gautam Jyoti Goswami”.
2. Ei Matite Mili Jaboloi Dibi Mok
This song is one of his last before his untimely death. Lyrics are penned by Syed Sadulla and song is composed & sung by Bhupen Hazarika. You can find this song on YouTube under the banner “Anjan Saikia” and it was published on 6th March 2017.
3. Bistirna Parore
Assamese tune Bistirna Parore Akhankhya janore is unforgettable to crores of Assamese fans. This tune Bistirna parore was also translated in Bengali and Hindi. In Hindi version, this tune name is Bistaar Hai Apar & in Bengali it is Bistirno Dupare. All the 3 versions of these songs are soothing to the ear.
4. Xou Kajol Kajol Megh
Overall this song is delight for every listener. A sweet song in Assamese with powerful lyrics. Because of song like this he made his name throughout India. Xou Kajol Kajol Megh is available on YouTube under the banner “Bhupen Hazarika- Topic” & was published in the year 28th November 2015. Click on the link below to watch the video right now.
5. Tirap Ximanta
Written & composed during 1970’s by the great Bhupen Hazarika. This tune created an emotional bridge between the tribes of Arunachal and the people of Assam. Every song by Bhupenda has some meaning to it and in this song, he gave tribute to the local inhabitants of the Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh, the Noctes and Wanghus. Listen to this song you will enjoy it.
6. Niyorore Phool
The next song to feature in this list is Niyorore Phool. A classy tune by Bhupen Hazarika at his magical best. Song is slow and lyrics are catchy, so just close your eyes and listen you will feel the rhythm of this song. Published on 29th August 2012 under the banner “Satyen Das”.
7. Juye Pura Tirasir
Sung by Bhupen Hazarika, it is related to turbulence of Assam in 1983. A beautiful and emotional song in Assamese that shall keep alive the turbulent times that election year brought to the state where many people suffered a lot and had difficult times.
8. Joi Joi nobojato Bangladesh
Bhupen Hazarika sang the Assamese version of this song with Jayanta Hazarika, his brother. In 1972, Berlin during the festival of Protest songs he gave a live performance of this song just after the creation of Bangladesh. However, this song was later translated in Bengali. Published on 3rd December 2011 under the banner “Majestic Assam”.
Part 2. Listen to Bhupen Hazarika All Songs on Snaptube
Are you looking for an app with the best features available? We have something in store for you. Download the app “Snaptube” on your Android device to experience the best video streaming feature you can find. Now you can search & browse all your Assamese songs on Snaptube. Videos are available in different resolutions from 360p to 4k. It has inbuilt video and audio player and has picture in picture mode which makes it possible to browse and stream movies simultaneously. This app is quite exciting for video lovers as it doesn’t require plug-in or encoding process extra. You can even add and save other movie streaming websites on the app as bookmarks, making it easy to watch films from your saved websites.
updated by Senior Editor on Apr 16, 2018