Indian idol, one of the famous Indian reality shows is an adaption of the very popular singing competition, ‘Pop Idol’. This Indian singing reality show was first aired in the year 2004-05 and the show is currently in its 7th edition. Here we cover up some of the most intricate details about the seventh season of this phenomenal singing reality show aired on Sony TV in India.
Indian Idol 7 Judges
The announcement of the Indian Idol 7 Judges was greeted with much enthusiasm as it marked the return of the very popular singing sensation, Sonu Nigam as a judge on the show after a gap of more than 10 years now, alongside the versatile Director-Choreographer Farah Khan and singer Anu Malik.
Indian Idol 7 Host
The very popular cricketer-turned-actor and anchor Karan Wahi has been roped in as the Indian Idol 7 host. Karan has managed to host a number of reality shows earlier also in his career including ‘Nach Baliye’ – Season 5 and 6 and ‘Dance India Dance Super Moms’ among the most popular ones.
Indian Idol 7 Format and Contestants
The producers and makers of Indian Idol have decided to bring the nostalgia back by adopting the same format from the season 1 of the reality TV show. The singers from across the country will take part in an audition where the judges will advance or reject them in a chance to perform in Mumbai. From there, the top 14 singers will get to sing every week and one of them would be crowned as the winner of Indian Idol Season 7.
Indian Idol 7 Grand Finale and Prize
The Indian Idol 7 grand finale is expected to take place in the second week of March on a grand platform. The Indian Idol 7 winner is expected to take away INR 50 lakhs as prize money alongside a car, and a chance to launch his/her own music album in collaboration with Sony Music. The Indian Idol 2016 season was won by Vipul Mehta.
Indian Idol 7 Winner Prediction
The competition among the Indian Idol 7 contestants is very neck-to-neck. However, Khuda Baksh has gone on to become a hot favorite among the Indian fans of the show as well as with the judges because of his melodious voice. He has been tipped by many to be this year’s winner but you cannot discount any twist in the tale with him getting eliminated early. Rohit and Malavika are also expected to reach the Indian Idol 2017 finale. You can either watch the show on Sony Entertainment channel on TV or can make Indian Idol 7 episode download online.