Indian Idol OTT Release Date: A new season of one of the most renowned singing reality shows in the country has returned. Following the success of Season 13, Indian Idol returns with Season 14. Here are the specifics:
Indian Idol, one of India’s most popular performing reality shows, has returned with a new season. After a fruitful thirteenth season, the show’s contestant selection has reached new heights. Beginning on October 6, 2023, fans can view Indian Idol 14 on SonyLIV, and the show will broadcast on Sony TV. Numerous social media platforms have disseminated information on the subject.
14th Season of Indian Idol Judges and Cast
In Season 14 of Indian Idol, new judges will join the panel. This season, the contestants will be judged by Kumar Sanu, Shreya Ghoshal, and Vishal Dadlani, three prominent figures in the field of Indian music. In addition, the show will be hosted by one of the most recognizable personalities on Indian television, Hussain Kuwajarwala, who returns to the program after a lengthy absence. The program has been produced by Namit Sharma since 2010, and Surindra Rao and Nitesh Choudhary are responsible for cinematography and camera setup, respectively. Simon Fuller devised the ‘Idol’ concept, which was produced in India under the name ‘Indian Idol’ for Sony Entertainment Television.
About Indian Idol
Over the course of the last thirteen seasons, the show has acquired global fame, becoming a phenomenon and a trusted platform for singing enthusiasts. This combination has resonated with audiences for over a decade on Indian Idol due to its combination of talent, compelling stories, and prominent panels. Numerous aspiring singers from various backgrounds have displayed their talent, and the aspirations of many have been realized. Previous season of the program, i.e., Indian Idol 13, was so popular with the music community and the film industry that it ran for more than 7 months, from September 2022 to April 2023. Debosmita Ray was announced as the runner-up, while music phenomenon ‘Rishi Singh‘ won the season.
Controversy Over Indian Idol
Sunidhi Chauhan, a renowned vocalist and former judge on Indian Idol, and guest judge Amit Kumar exposed the show’s practice of instructing judges to praise all contestants without providing constructive feedback. This raised questions regarding the veracity of feedback. In addition, a former contestant, Nishant Kaushik, commented on the inadequate treatment of auditioning contestants in 2012, citing a lack of fundamental necessities. Mini Mathur, the previous host of Indian Idol, confirmed that such issues were prevalent, prompting her departure. In the meantime, fans have accused the show of scripting emotional storylines for ratings, heightening concerns about its authenticity.