Meer Maruf better known as Dj Maruf is one of the most popular Bangladeshi DJ at present. He was born in Durgapur, Netrokona and grows up in Savar, Dhaka. DJ Maruf used to learn tabla as a child, and from there, he became interested in music. From then on, DJ Maruf started singing. He has composed songs as well as sung several songs himself.
Meer Maruf named DJ Maruf soon won the hearts of the audience for his extraordinary composition and keeping pace with the times. DJ Maruf is paving the new generation’s path to represent the Bengali song in a new package. YouTube channel- Eagle Music Video Station has published the song “Babu Porso?” on 13 February 2021. This song acquires a massive response in this short time and goes viral.
Due to the Corona epidemic situation, we are all bound by some hygiene and health rules. DJ Maruf has presented those hygiene rules in a very acceptable language through songs. Before this, the viral song Babu Khaico? also gathered about 28 million views yet and being praised continuously. Right after the most viral song, he was viral by the drama “Babu Khaico?” which garnered around 11 million views within five months.
The issue of wearing a cautionary mask for Corona has come up through this song. Besides, cases of handwashing and observance of distance rules have also been highlighted. “Wearing a mask is very important to be protected from corona” is the central theme of the song “Babu Porso?”.
DJ Maruf wrote the lyrics of the song “Babu Porso?” and Meer Brothers vocal. This song is featuring DJ Maruf and Nasha. This song was Music by Meer Brothers. Gayenbari was the shooting Studio for “Babu Porso?” Md Ruhul Amin Choreographed the song. “Babu Porso?” was labeled by Eagle Music (Record Label). And it was directed by Eagle Team.
Eagle Music is a reputed music and film industry in Bangladesh. In the 16 years of the successful journey, it produces approximately 500 Music albums and Television Drama. Recently they convey the latest music and latest movies. With the large market share and an outstanding audience level, the Eagle company is going on successfully.
DJ Maruf has highlighted how the song “Babu Porso” can be released in another style and the awareness song. Among the most famous composition of DJ Maruf, the song “Nagin,” “The Quarantine Song,” “Sakrain Song” goes viral.
DJ Maruf is always trying to take Bangla music forward. He has always wanted to connect the new generation with Bangla music. He always wanted to present Bangla music differently. In a social media status, he mentioned that “Being a Bangladeshi DJ, how could u upload videos of playing Hindi music?” All should respect his/her language- DJ Maruf mentioned this thought in his status. As Bangladeshi DJ all should play Bangla music more than Hindi songs”.
Whenever there is a party or an event, most people play Hindi or English songs threatening our Bengali culture and heritage. DJ Maruf has given more importance to coming out of this subculture and capturing Bengali in all spheres of our life. Although he has faced various discussions and criticisms, DJ Maruf is enriching the world of Bengali music by overcoming all obstacles. Even people tried to copy the most viral song, “Babu khaiso,” and remodify it.
But it’s originally DJ Maruf’s song. He also wanted to convey the right message to other DJs. As a Bengali DJ, he repeatedly wanted to message that one should not be given Hindi music more priority than Bengali music as a Bangladeshi.
He has also received allegations from many to distort Bengal. But if you notice a little, you can understand its primary purpose. And it takes Bengali music forward in many ways. Many people prefer Hindi songs to Bengali songs for any occasion.
According to DJ Maruf, this should not happen at all. He wants to enrich Bengali music and take it to a higher level. We should all promote Bangla music. DJ Maruf is working with the expectation that Bangla music will reach a higher level one day.