Bishnu Mohan Kabi has become most successful among the young breed of singers of Odisha. Born into a family of musicians, Bishnu considers himself extremely lucky. He got the Voice of Odisha title and that was the turning point of his career. He got noticed by a number of music directors. The reality show also helped him in increasing his fan base. He became the household name in the state. Bishnu has sung for the movies like Bachelor, Rumku Jhumana, Rudra, Tanka tote Salaam.
Early Life Of Bishnu Mohan Kabi :
Bishnu Mohan Kabi was born on 05 jan 1987 in Balasore, Odisha, India, from his parents, Mr Madhusudan Kabi and Smt. Snehalata Kabi. He spent his first twelve years of his life in his birth place in village -Jirital, Khantapara, Balasore, Odisha, then he moved to GOPALJIU MATHA (Lanka poda matha) a place in Padampure ,Sahupada, Balasore, where his father, who is an Gaudiya Baishnava (Mandir Pujaka) to start his Journey towards musical world. After that his brother Mr Brajendra kabi encouraged him to take admission in an oldest music school called BHARATIYA NRUTYA SANGEETA KALA PARISAD in Bhaskarganj, Balasore. There he has spent first 8 years of formative part of his life in Padampure and completed full course on Odissi Vocal. Simultaneously he completed his schooling in SAHUPADA HIGH SCHOOL and joined in GURU H.K BEHERA COLLEGE of ART and CULTURE, Balasore under University of Art and Culture, Odisha.
At the age of 6, he started learning music, mainly odiya bhajans, from his first Guru – his mother and father. They gave his first stage performance at their club’s annual function. At the age of 7, he started getting formal training in odissi n Classical Music. He learnt odissi Music from Mr Avijit Pal , Shri Gauranga Chandra Pradhan, his college’s music teacher and Arjun dalai, Arun Mishra, Radhashyam Behera, Mr Kamala Biswal and PUJYA GURUJI –GREAT ODISSI DANCER SHRI GURU HARE KRUSHNA BEHERA AND GURU MAA helping and encouraging him to built his music career.
In Pursuit of his Dreams
In year 2009 he moved to BBSR and take admission in UTKAL UNIVERSITY OF CULTURE,BBSR. He did his M.Mus (PG) in odissi vocal from GURU RAMAHARI DAS, SHRI DHIRAJ MOHAPATRA, MANJU RANI MOHAPATRA, PURUSOTTAM PARIDA after PG in 2011 then he came to Cuttack to learning HINDUSTANI VOCAL from GURU Dr PRADIP PATRA.
Milestones Achived By Bishnu Mohan Kabi
23-08-2011 : He won ** VOICE OF ODISHA** title From TARANGChannel by the Musical Reality show.
20-09-2011 : he started recording Albums in regional languages (Odiya, Hindi, Bengoli) by music Director Mr SARAT NAYAK (Cuttack), JAYANT BEHERA (Balasore), Mr ARJUN DALAI, Mr ASAD NIZAM.
15-10-2011 : The Most Popular Lyricist NIZAM introduced him with the Extra Ordinary and Popular Music Director Mr ABHIJIT MAJUMDAR. This was a turning point of his Musical Career and ABHIJIT Daa selected him for play backing in Odia movie “TANKA TOTE SALAAM”.
2012 : Mr BAIDYANATH DASH gave him an opportunity to sing in the odia movies like “RUMKU JHUMANA” for the song “BHUL MU KARICHI JADI BHALAPAI RE KE RAB MUJHE MAAF KARE” lyrics SURYA KUMAR and Music Director Mr PREMANAND gave him a beautiful song for the odiya movie BACHELORE.
Odia Films Of Bishnu Mohan Kabi :
Rumku Jhumana, Rudra, Bachelore, Tu Au Mu, Tobata Chahinchi Ratisara, Tanka Tate Salam, Ameta Toka Sandha Marka, Gang, Prema Frema, Tor Mor Prem Kahani, Katha Thila, Kadambini, Krishna, Dhumava Swapna, Raasta, Amara Dho, Ashiq and many more…