Indian Idol 12 Finale LIVE Updates:
Pawandeep Rajan has been declared the winner of Indian Idol 12. He won Rs 25 lakh prize money and was also gifted a Swift car. Arunita Kanjilal and Sayali Kamble were the runner ups.
Shanmukhapriya sang Huyi Mast and other songs with a pop rock touch. After her performance, Telugu actor Vijay Deverakonda offered her a song in one of his upcoming films as he appeared via a video recording. Shanmuka conversed with him in Telugu and thanked him for supporting her.
Six finalists perform together: Indian Idol 12 finalists Pawandeep Rajan, Arunita Kanjilal, Nihal Tauro, Sayli Kamble, Mohd Danish and Shanmukhapriya are on the stage.
Finalist Arunita Kanjilal performed to Silsila Yeh Chahat Ka, Mastani, Ghoomar and Ghar More Pardesiya in a shimmery yellow lehenga. She looked pretty performing in the centre of background dancers. Judge Sonu Kakkar praised her voice quality and overall performance.
Pawandeep Rajan delivered a mesmering performance on contemporay tracks Qaafirana, Sadda Haq and Hawayein. He later played drums while singing Nadaan Parindey. It was one of the best solo acts of the entire finale of Indian Idol 12.
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Popular reality show Indian Idol 12’s grand finale has begun on Independence Day. The show has started at 12 PM on 15th August and will continue till midnight.
The contestants are paying emotional tributes to the Indian Army, Navy, Airforce and other Defence organisations with their performance. This is not only the exciting factor of the show.
The Grand Finale not only featured performances from the finalists, many special guests also participated in the event. Javed Ali, Sukhwinder Singh, Raghav Sachar, Mika Singh, Sadhana Sargam, Annu Kapoor, Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani have already graced the finale episode.
The highlights of the episode were solo performances of Kumar Sanu, Sonu Kakkar and Alka Yagnik. Alka paid tribute to Lata Mangeshkar and revealed she watches Indian Idol regularly. Sonu was one of the singers who rendered folk melodies. Her performance with Sawai Bhatt was spellbinding.
Udit Narayan gives a melodious performance with six Indian Idol female contestants– Sayali Kamble, Shanmukhapriya, Arunita Kanjilal, Anjali Gaikwad, Anushka Banerjee and Sireesha Bhagvatula. The Great Khali and Mohd Danish also had a face off. Khali thanked Indian Idol team for having him.