Gazi Mazharul Anwar is amongst the most prolific
lyricists in Bangladesh.
Having entered filmdom in the '60s, he has so far penned more
than 20,000 songs, "Perhaps the highest number of songs written by an
individual in the subcontinent," he says.
His hit songs include Joy Bangla Banglar Joy, Ekbaar
Jetey De Na Amar, Akasher Hatey Achey Ekraash Neel, Achen Amaar Mokhtar Achen
Amaar Barrister, Mago Ma Ogo Ma and many more.