The eldest grandchild of folk legend Abbasuddin, Dr. Nashid Kamal started her career at the age of 5, as a child performer for the launching of (then) Ptv in Dhaka. From then till now, she has retained her musical career in Nazrul Geeti, Folk and Ghazal and has released over 15 records and CDs.
By profession, she is an academician, her record in Dhaka Unversity still unbeaten in the Statistics Department. She is currently a professor and doctorate in Medical Demography and teaches at the North South University in Dhaka, alongside her research.
Also a writer, she has published 2 books in Bangla till date a 3rd in English, A translation of Nazrul Islam's works.