Sushoma Das


Sushoma Das is a distinguished folksinger from Bangladesh. Her father, Rashik Lal Das, and mother, Dibbomoye Das, both were notable singers in realm of folk music. Das trained under the guidance of her brother Pandit Ram Kanai Das. She has performed at shows in Bangladesh and abroad. Das has been honoured by the Baul Fakir Utshab Community in Kolkata, Lalon Shah Foundation in UK and Bangladesh, and Shilpakala Academy, Bangladesh, for her contributions to music. She is also a recipient of the Ekushey Padak, the second highest civilian award in Bangladesh.