Mumbai: Sony Entertainment Television is set to bring back its homegrown kids singing reality show, “Superstar Singer 2”. After a super successful first season, produced by The Content Team (TCT), the show will continue its quest to find India’s next superstar singer starting April 23rd, every Saturday and Sunday at 8 pm on Sony Entertainment Television.
With participants under the age of 15, the show is set to cast a melodious spell on the audience as they put the spotlight on the young singing prodigies from the undiscovered corners of the country. Nurturing the musical expression and passion of the young singing dynamites will be the “Captains”, Arunita Kanjilal, Pawandeep Rajan, Sayli Kamble, Mohd, Danish, and Salman Ali. The three renowned stalwarts from the music industry will be the super judges to evaluate the talent; the well-known playback singer known for her golden voice, Alka Yagnik; the celebrated Bollywood playback singer, Javed Ali; and the multi-talented music-director, composer, and singer, Himesh Reshammiya. Aditya Narayan, the phenomenal host and dost this season, will keep the entertainment quotient intact with his hilarious quips.
Naming a few from the talented bunch of contestants that one must look forward to are Sargam Kushwaha, a visually impaired girl who sees this beautiful world through her music; the 12-year-old Pranjal Biswas, who will charm everybody’s heart with his innocence and his dotara; and 12-year-old Harshita, who with her jazba for singing will prove that music is the universal language of the soul. Starting the show with the audition round, the chosen contestant by the captain will get a chance to enthral the judges with their singing talent and win the “Suron Pe Mohar” that will help them qualify for the next round. The selected contestant will put their best foot forward in the second phase, the Mega Audition Phase, to secure their place in the Top 15. the Grand Premiere, the judges will announce the top 15 contestants and the captains they are allotted to in their journey ahead. Week-on-week, these 15 contestants will be groomed by their respective captains to impress the judges and the audience, win medals to maintain their stronghold on the leader board and get one step closer to winning the title of “India’s Next Superstar Singer!”
Speaking on the occasion, Ashish Golwalkar, Head – Content, Sony Entertainment Television & Digital Business, said, “Sony Entertainment Television has been a pioneer in introducing formats and narratives that are fresh, relevant, engaging, and entertaining for our audience. Through our shows like Super Dancer, Indian Idol, Shark Tank India, amongst others, we have been creating opportunities for the audience across age groups to showcase their skills, be it dancing, singing, or even pitching a business idea. Having said that, our homegrown kids singing reality format, Superstar Singer, is a great testimony of the same and has been a great learning curve for all of us. After the massive success of season 1, we are excited to announce the second edition of Superstar Singer. Kickstarting a new chapter of finding India’s Singing Ka Kal, the second season will focus on nurturing the young singing talent and guiding them in their musical journey with a mentor – who will be none other than the Indian Idol prodigies – Pawandeep Rajan, Arunita Kanjilal, Sayli Kamble, Mohd Danish, and Salman Ali as the Captains. With a perfect showcase of extraordinary young singing wonders, Superstar Singer 2 is ready to take the audience on a musical journey. “
Neeraj Sharma, Founder & Creative Director, The Content Team (TCT), remarked, “Superstar Singer is amongst the best children’s singing shows in the country as it focuses more on learning than competition. Right from its inception, we have been proud of this show. The immense love and popularity that we received during Superstar Singer Season 1 assured us that the next season will be received with more love and enthusiasm. This season is going to be even bigger and better. Sony TV is the best platform to showcase any talent, and this year, the kind of talent we have on Superstar Singer 2 is going to take the country by storm. The Content Team (TCT) and Sony TV together have given path-breaking, successful shows in the past, and we hope the audiences enjoy the upcoming season of Superstar Singer as much as we did creating it.”