He was born in 1939 in Iraq’s city of Baghdad. He moved to Dhaka at the age of six following the Second World Wat in 1945.
In his childhood days, Ghosh had developed an interst in music and graduated with a major in music.
He took a job which was offered to him by his friend in 1950. He became friends with actress Shabnam and the two got married.
Shabnam gave birth to her son named Ronnie in 1966.
He made his debut as a music composer in 1961 with Dhanir Bhookay. He went on to produce music for several films such as Paisa, Chakori Tum Meray Ho and Talaash.
He won the Nigar Awartd for his unforgettable melodies in several films such as Talaash, Chakori, Dooriyan, Chahat and Ambar.