Papon Biography, Facts & Life Story

Papon is an Indian Singer, Composer and Record Producer from Assam. 

Born : 24 November 1975 (age 46) Guwahati, Assam, India

Full Name : Angaraag Mahanta

His father Khagen Mahanta and mother Archana Mahanta are two very popular and respected musicians of Assam.

Nationality : Indian

Birthplace : Nagaon, Assam, India

He is the founder of the folk-fusion band called ‘Papon and The East India Company.’

He released his first Hindi album 'The Story So Far' in 2012, and his first Assamese album 'Jonaaki Raati' in 2004.

For his first album, 'The Story So Far' won the GIMA award in 2012, and for the best pop album of the year in 2015.