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The show premieres on June 29, 2019 and will be aired every Sat-Sun at 8:00 PM
Mumbai, June 20, 2019
After a successful season of Super Dancer, Sony Entertainment Television (SET), is all set to bring forth an exciting new journey, with its latest offering #SuperstarSinger. SET enjoys a stronghold in the weekend non-fiction genre and this show comes as a clutter breaking homegrown IP that will celebrate singing talent from across the country who are under 15 years of age. Taking on the mantle as judges will be multi-talented music-director, composer and singer – Himesh Reshammiya; the soulful Bollywood playback singing– Javed Ali and an established playback singer who has mesmerized one and all with her golden voice – Alka Yagnik. Co-produced by the independent business unit of SPN – StudioNEXT and The Talent Company (TCT), Superstar Singer will premiere on June 29 and will air every Sat-Sun at 8:00pm only on Sony Entertainment Television.
With an intent to identify the country’s Singing Ka Kal, Superstar Singer will provide a platform to aspiring contestants to be groomed and guided under musically adept mentors, thereby encouraging Guru-Shishya environment. This responsibility rests with the 4 captains Jyotica Tangri, Salman Ali, Nitin Kumar and Sachin Valmiki, who have travelled to various parts of the country and hand-picked talent who bring with them a refreshing sensibility and passion towards music. The captains will help the contestant at every level and go that extra mile to ensure the equal opportunity to learn and grow.
Hosted by Jay Bhanushali, Superstar Singer promises to be a rollercoaster ride filled with exceptional singing and stories that will inspire. From a young singing aspirant, all of 6 years old to a 14 year old insisting on performing with his pet and a 11 year old wanting to make her family proud, the show will unfold many such young dynamites. The chemistry between the judges and the Captains combined with extraordinary singing talent will make weekends much more refreshing and entertaining. Join the super trio of judges and the Fantastic Four Captains as they embark on this new journey to discover India’s First Superstar Singer!
Tune in to Superstar Singer from 29th June every Sat-Sun at 8:00PM only on Sony Entertainment Television
Ashish Golwalkar, Programming Head, Sony Entertainment Television
Superstar Singer celebrates talent who are passionate towards singing. These contestants have been handpicked from across the country and bring with them a unique sense of musical expression. With the mentorship provided through this platform, the contestants will not only excel at what they do best but also will be well entrenched with the musical nuances under the tutelage of experts.
Creative Director and producer Neeraj Sharma of (The Content Team)
Sony Entertainment Television as a GEC has always been on top when it comes to showing unique content. Being the pioneer in the non-fiction genre, Superstar Singer would be the next flag bearer. This is our first independent show and a Sony Homegrown IP where we are excited to bring to the viewers exceptional talent followed by an esteemed panel of judges and strong Captains who will groom and motivate the kids. Seeing so much talent in the first season itself is really exciting, the show is sure to impress the audiences. We are looking forward to this musical journey.
Alka Yagnik, Judge of Superstar Singer
I am glad that Sony Entertainment Television is giving an opportunity to young aspirants to learn, get groomed and focus on their singing. I have been a part of singing reality shows in the past, but what caught my attention is the inclusion of Captains in this show. The talent that has been identified is amazing and I am looking forward to being a part of every contestants journey.
Himesh Reshammiya, Judge of Superstar Singer
After going through the auditions one thing I can confidently is that the level at which kids sing and the kind of talent we have is mind blowing! The show has a very Talented set of Captains who have already done a remarkable job in getting some of unique voices from the country. Now I am really looking forward to experiencing a great journey on the show and how the captains will groom the Singing ka kal!
Javed Ali, Judge of Superstar Singer
Looking at the kind of talent that has come I can proudly say that the singing ka kal looks extremely promising and worth applauding. The beauty of this show is the Guru-Shishya concept. Since the contestants are of a young age, this is the right time for them to explore their potential to the fullest. The captains as gurus will bring that sensibility and mentor these participants accordingly. I am sure that this Guru-Shishya combination is something that will take Singing to another level.