Jeet Gannguli (born Chandrajeet Ganguly, Bengali: চন্দ্রজিৎ গাঙ্গুলী on 24 May 1977), popularly known as Jeet, is a score composer of Bengali and Hindi movies. Ganguly is a music director in Bollywood, scoring music for films.
Jeet Ganguly (left) at Aashiqui 2 music concert in 2013
|Birth name||Chandrajeet Ganguly|
|Also known as||Jeet Ganguly|
|Born||24 May 1977|
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
|Labels||Sony Music, T-Series, Saregama|
Early life and educationEdit
Ganguly was initiated into the world of music at the age of three. He was a student of Baranagore Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama High School from where he completed his schooling. Later he graduated from the University of Calcutta. 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 Carlton Kitto.
Ganguly is married to Chandrani Ganguly.
Awards and nominationsEdit
Bengali Cinema AwardsEdit
|2006||Yuddho||Filmfare Awards East||Best Music Director||Won|
|2007||MLA Fatakeshto||Tele Cine Awards|
|2008||Minister Fatakeshto||Tele Cine Awards|
|2009||Chirodini Tumi Je Amar||Anandalok Award|
|Poran Jaye Jolia Re||Star Jalsa Entertainment Award|
|2013||Bapi Bari Jaa||Tele Cine Awards|
|2014||Boss: Born to Rule||Kalakar Award|
|Boss: Born to Rule||Mirchi Music Awards Bangla|
|Rangbaaz||Zee Bangla Gaurav Samman Award|
Hindi Cinema AwardsEdit
|2009||Morning Walk||Mirchi Music Awards||Upcoming Music Composer of The Year||Won|
|2013||"Tum Hi Ho" from Aashiqui 2||BIG Star Entertainment Awards||Most Entertaining Song|
|2014||Bollywood Hungama Surfers' Choice Music Awards||Best Song|
|Global Indian Music Academy Awards|
|Zee Cine Awards|
|Aashiqui 2||Filmfare Awards||Best Music Director|
|Zee Cine Awards|
|Bollywood Hungama Surfers' Choice Music Awards||Best Soundtrack|
|Global Indian Music Academy Awards||Best Film Album|
|IBNLive Movie Awards||Best Music Director|
|2014||Mirchi Music Awards||Album of The Year|
|"Muskurane" from CityLights||Music Composer of The Year|
|2015||Bollywood Hungama Surfers' Choice Music Awards||Best Song||Nominated|
|"Suno Na Sangemarmar" from Youngistaan||Bollywood Hungama Surfers' Choice Music Awards|
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- "Jeet Ganguly Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wiki, Wife, Family, Profile".
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