(Last Updated on : 16/02/2016)
Jeet Ganguly is a famous personality in the domain of Indian music
. Born in North Kolkata
he was trained in the art of Indian and Western
classical music. He is a music director
movies. Formerly he worked with the well-known composer Pritam
. Jeet goes by the name of Chandrajeet Ganguly and was a thorough musician, playing guitar
with Anup Jalota.
Early Life of Jeet Gannguli
Born in the year 1977, Jeet Gannguli was into music from the age of three. He is trained in Indian classical music under the guidance of his father Kali Ganguly and his pisima (father's sister) Shibani Roychowdhury. He studied western classical music, jazz and rock with jazz guitarist Karlton Kitto.
Rise to Fame of Jeet Gannguli
Jeet got his first break when Sanjay Gadhvi started to direct Tere Liye and he signed on his friends Jeet and Pritam as music composers of the film. In 2002 Yash Raj Films
signed Gadhvi up to direct the film Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai for which the Jeet-Pritam duo once again composed the music. All the songs from that movie later proved to be smash hits in the chartbusters.
Awards and Achievements of Jeet Gannguli
Jeet was honoured with the Anandolok Award
for Best Music Director
in 2008 for the film Chirodini Tumi Je Amar. He again got the Anandalok Awards for Best Music Director in 2006 for the film Shubhodristi. In the year 2010, he got the Star Jalsa Entertainment Award for Poran Jai Joliya Re. In the year 2014, Jeet received the Mirchi Music Awards for the movie Boss. He also received the Flimfare
and the IIfA awards
for Ashiquee 2.
Personal Life of Jeet Gannguli
Jeet Gannguli is born to a cultural family with a rich heritage and has married Chandrani Gannguli.
Bollywood Discography of Jeet Gannguli
2001: Tere Liye
2002: Mere Yaar Ki Shaddi hain
2008: Cheenti Cheenti Bang Bang
2009: Morning Walk
2010: Mumbai Cutting
2011: Raaz 3, Blood Money
2013: Ashique 2
2014: Youngistaan, Citylights, Singham Returns
2015: Alone, Khamoshiyaan, Mr X, Hamari Adhuri Kahani
Tollywood Discography of Jeet Gannguli
2004: Premi, Bandhan
2005: Yuddho, Subhodrishti
2006: Hero, Ghatak, Nayak, Refugee, MLA Fatakeshto
2007: I Love You, Nayak
2008: Premer Kahini, Mon Mane Na
2009: Saat Paakhe Badha, Jackpot, Challenge, Prem Aamar
2010: Thana Theke Aschi, Dui Prithibi, Amanush, Kellafate
2011: Paglu, Bhorer Alo, Romeo, System
2012: Awara, paglu 2, 100% Love, Janeman, Ekla Akash
2013: Rocky, Boss, Rangbaaz
2014: Game, Arundhuti, Bachhan
2015: Herogiri, Besh Korechi Prem Korechi
Jeet has been trained in both Indian and Western Classical music. He is now a popular music director in Bollywood because of absorbing these two famous streams of music.