Kolkata: The singer-composer, Anupam Roy has shared the best lyricist’s award for Tumi Jaake Bhalobasho from Shiboprasad Mukherjee and Nandita Roy’s Praktan, at the National Awards. Speaking to the media, the actor expressed his feelings on winning the coveted award. “It feels great that the National Award jury has taken notice of my work. As a musician, I work on a certain music because I have faith in it and when that belief is honoured, it feels great. It’s a dear project and it feels amazing to be honoured for it. I had written the song at a very important juncture of my life, back in 2011.”
Anupam also took to Twitter to express his gratitude for the love everyone’s been showering on him.
I have been trying to reply to everyone but I admit its really quite difficult. Thank you for all your love. #NationalFilmAwards
— Anupam Roy (@aroyfloyd) April 7, 2017
Speaking about Posto, for which the singer has composed the music, he said, “This is my third film with Shibu da. Everyone loved the album of Praktan and I hope they show the same love for Posto.” The first song of the film is out and the singer is flooded for love.
The composer is elated that Bengali music is being appecriated nationally.