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Abdul Jabbar
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Background information
Born (1938-11-07)November 7, 1938
Kushtia, Bengal Presidency, British India
Died August 30, 2017(2017-08-30) (aged 78)
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Genres Playback singing
Occupation(s) Singer
Years active 1971–2017

Mohammed Abdul Jabbar (7 November 1938 – 30 August 2017) was a Bangladeshi singer. "Tumi Ki Dekhechho Kobhu Jiboner Porajoy", "Salam Salam Hazar Salam" and "Joy Bangla, Banglar Joy" were the three of his songs made to the top 20 all-time Bangla songs in 2006 survey by the BBC Bangla.

Jabbar was awarded Ekushey Padak in 1980 and Independence Day Award in 1996 by the Government of Bangladesh.

Jabbar died of cardiac arrest in Dhaka, Bangladesh on 30 August 2017 at the age of 78.

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