Read this article to know about the eminent music director, Pritam Chakraborty. From this article you will know about early life of Pritam, his works in Bollywood film industry and awards received by Pritam Chakraborty for his works.
Pritam Chakraborty is a music director from West Bengal who presently works in Hindi films. At very young age, Pritam Chakraborty is now one of the most popular music directors in India.
Brief Profile of Bengali Music Director Pritam Chakraborty
Date of Birth: 14 June 1971 in Kolkata
Father: Prabodh Chakraborty
Education: Schooling at St. James’ School, Kolkata and graduation from Presidency College.
Music training: At his early age, Pritam got the training in music from his father. In 1993, Pritam Chakraborty joined Film and Television Institute in Pune to learn sound recording and engineering.
Career Graph of Pritam Chakraborty as a music composer
Once Pritam Chakraborty was associated with Bangla Band Chandrabindoo. After completion of his course in Pune Institute, Pritam moved to Mumbai for a better future. Like many other music directors, Pritam also used to compose jingle for advertisements during his struggle days in Mumbai. Pritam Chakraborty first got his opportunity as music director in film Tere Liye. Pritam composed the music of this film jointly with another Bengali music director Jeet Ganguly. Pritam and Jeet worked together for a short period of time and now they are working separately.
Pritam Chakraborty first tasted the success in 2004 as a solo music director for composing music in Hindi film Dhoom and since then Pritam is a big name in the film industry as music director.
Pritam Chakraborty composed music on many Hindi films, few of the hit films are Dhoom, Dhoom 2, Life in A Metro, Gangster, Jab We Met, Desi Boyz etc.
Awards for Bengali Music Director Pritam Chakraborty
2010: Pritam Chakraborty won the IIFA award and Apsara Producer’s Guild award for his music Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani.
2011: Big star award for music in Once Upon a Time In Mumbai.
2011: Star Screen Award for most popular music for film Once Upon a Time In Mumbai.