Master-D signs with Universal Music India

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Montreal, QC (April 17th) Master-D – The King of Bangla Urban, known for shaping the international sound in the Urban Desi market with The Bilz & Kashif, earning over 21 million views, 3 international awards and touring the world with success has now officially marked a new era for the Bangla music industry.

It has been a busy year for Master-D since his major buzz with Aye Raat & DesiChick charting on radio worldwide, becoming the track of the week on BBC Asian Network and sharing the stage with legendary artist – Runa Laila. Now, Master-D is about to revolutionize the Bangla music industry by introducing his signature Urban sound and officially signing with major label – Universal Music India. “It’s a great feeling to be part of an acclaimed label like Universal as they understand the vision I have to change Bangla music worldwide!” states Master-D.

The signing comes after his independent success that has proven to shake the scene with over 20,000+ downloads, 100,000 views and organically growing his fan base worldwide in the Bangla community in a short period of time. This marks Master-D as the very first North American Bangla Urban artist to sign to a major label.

Stay tuned for more announcements and his debut single release in May 2015.

Master-D releases world’s first Bangla Urban Video DesiChick

Montreal, QC (January 4th 2015) – International Bengali Urban Artist, Master-D is back with another club anthem video titled “Desi Chick”. After his immense buzz creating the world’s first R&B Bangla single – Aye Raat, becoming track of the week on BBC Asian network, Master-D is out to make noise in the Bangla music scene.

With his signature platinum sound and urban influences, Master-D amassed over 10,000 downloads of Aye Raat and is here to set the bar now by releasing a follow up smash single accompanied with a music video shot by Amit Kehar from Gin and Tea. “I wanted to step it up after my Twitter and Facebook feed blew up with comments from Bengali fans from around the world. They never heard a song like Aye Raat! Actually radio stations have never heard a song like it either. So I decided I’d connect back with Amit who created amazing visuals for Baarish and give everyone the real urban feel with Desi Chick says Master-D. Desi Chick’s single has already premiered exclusively on Nadia Ali’s show and is now on the BBC Asian Network playlist alongside Imran Khan, Taz Stereo Nation and Sukshinder Shina to name a few.

Desi Chick’s music video premiered in America exclusively on AVS TV on Saturday December 20th, and online with massive Bollywood portal UrbanAsian on Tuesday, December 23rd along with a free download once again for fans.  “I want everyone who supported me with The Bilz & Kashif to understand the movement I’m about to bring and revolutionize Bangla Music to new heights. Music connects people and I want to break barriers again with Bangla music” expressed Master-D during his intensive media tour last month in Toronto. Master-D is the first Bengali artist to premiere and release Bangla Urban music on National TV in the USA and Bollywood media stations worldwide. Desi Chick video has already been gaining momentum on blog sites, getting noticed by industry executives in Bangladesh & India, and is also set to release on VEVO early January 2015. Stay tuned for Master-D exclusive interviews as to what next big move he is about to make in the Bengali music industry.