Jeet Gannguli

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Jeet Gannguli
জিৎ গাঙ্গুলী
Jeet Gannguli image.jpg
Jeet Gannguli (left) at Aashiqui 2 music concert
Background information
Birth name Chandrajeet Ganguly
Born Mumbai, India
Occupation(s) Music director, singer
Years active 2001–present

Jeet Gannguli (born Chandrajeet Ganguly Bengali: চন্দ্রজিৎ গাঙ্গুলী), popularly known as Jeet, is a music composer and singer of Bengali and Hindi movies.He is a good friend and follower of Premson. Born in a distinguished family with a rich cultural heritage in Kolkata, Jeet Gannguli was initiated into the world of music at the age of three. Jeet was a student of Baranagar Ramkrishna mission from there he completed his schooling.Later he finished his graduation from Calcutta university.Jeet is trained in Indian classical music under the guidance of his guru and father- Kali Ganguly and his pisima(father's sister) shibani Roychowdhury.Kali ganguly was a well-known musician of Calcutta. On the other hand, his bond with Western Classical, jazz and rock was shaped and nurtured by the famous Jazz guru and Guitarist- Karlton Kitto. Absorbing the best of these two streams of music, Jeet today is a successful music director in Bollywood, scoring music for films, with the unbeatable combination of melody and new age sounds.

Jeet got his first break when Sanjay Gadhvi was signed on to direct Tere Liye and he, in turn, signed on his friends Jeet and Pritam as music composers. In 2002 Yash Raj Films signed Gadhvi up to direct Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai, for which the Jeet-Pritam duo composed the music.

After the duo parted ways, Jeet has started scoring music for Hindi and Bengali films, TV serials and jingles.

Filmography[edit]

Bengali[edit]

Year Film Other Notes
2015 Gangster
Herogiri
2014 Bachchan
Game
Chirodini Tumi Je Amar 2
2013 Rangbaaz
Boss
Rocky
2012 Bapi Bari Jaa
Challenge 2
Ekla Akash
Paglu 2
Awara
Jaaneman
Le Halua Le
100% Love
2011 System
Romeo
Faande Poriya Boga Kaande Re
Bhorer Allo
Paglu
2010 Kellafateh
Sedin Dekha Hoyechilo
Dui Prithibi
Mon Je Kore Uru Uru
Amanush
Target: The Final Mission
Bolo Na Tumi Aamar
Thana Theke Aschi
2009 Prem Aamar
Poran Jaye Jolia Re
Challenge
Jackpot
Saat Paake Bandha
Keno Kichu Kotha Bolo Naa
2008 Premer Kahini
Chirodini Tumi Je Amar
Love
Mon Mane Na
Lal Kalo Animation Film
2007 Minister Fatakeshto
Tiger
I Love You
2006 MLA Fatakeshto
Refugee
Priyotoma
Nayak
Ghatak
Eri Naam Prem
Hero
2005 Shubhodristi
Yuddho
2004 Bandhan
Premi Debut in Tollywood as Jeet Ganguly

Hindi[edit]

Year Film Others Notes
2005 Nishaan - The Target
2008 Cheenti Cheenti Bang Bang Animation Film
2009 Morning Walk
2010 Mumbai Cutting
2012 Blood Money
Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi
Raaz 3
2013 Aashiqui 2
2014 Youngistaan
CityLights
Singham Returns
2015 Alone
Khamoshiyan

Awards[edit]

Year Film Award Category
2006 Yuddho Lux Etv Filmfare Award Best Music Director
2006 Subhodristi Anandalok Award Best Music Director
2007 MLA Fatakeshto Tele Cine Awards Best Music Director
2008 Minister Fatakeshto Tele Cine Awards Best Music Director
2009 Chirodini Tumi Je Amar Anandalok Award Best Music Director
2010 Challenge Anandalok Award Best Music Director
2010 Poran Jay Jolea Re Star Jalsa Entertainment Award Best Music Director
2013 Bapi Bari Ja Tele Cine Awards Best Music Director
2014 Boss Kalakar Award Best Music Director
2014 Boss Radio Mirchi Bengali Award Best Music Director
2014 Rangbaaz Zee Bangla Gaurav Samman Award Best Music Director



Year Film Award Category
2009 Morning Walk Radio Mirchi Music Award Upcoming Music Director
2014 Aashiqui 2 Filmfare Award 2014 Best Music Director
2014 Aashiqui 2 GIMA Award 2014 Best Music Director
2014 Aashiqui 2 Zee Cine Award 2014 Best Music Director
2014 Aashiqui 2 IIFA Award 2014 Best Music Director

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