9-year-old Prity Bhattacharjee from Kolkata was crowned the winner of Superstar Singer. She belonged to Captain Nitin’s team and defeated five other finalists Chaitanya Devadha, Harshit Nath, Sneha Shankar, Ankona Mukherjee, and Nishtha Sharma to win the top prize.
Prity carved a niche for herself as a complete performer and an entertainer. She was also one of the most popular and loved contestants on the show. As a reward, Prity received the prize money of total Rs 15 lakhs and a trophy.
In an interview with IANS, the little girl shared that she considers legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar and Shreya Ghoshal her idols and wants to meet them.
“I am so happy … I can’t express it into words. Now I just want to meet Lataji, Ashaji and Shreya didi and want to touch their feet and seek their blessings. Also, I want to sing a song with Shreya didi,” said Prity, who crooned to Asha Bhosle’s song “Jhumka Gira re” in the finale episode.
The search for Singing Ka Kal ends with Prity Bhattacharjee! Hearty congratulations to our #SuperstarSinger, thank you for the many spectacular performances and we wish you the best for the future pic.twitter.com/ERwJDhBRkw
— Sony TV (@SonyTV) October 6, 2019
Superstar Singer has been one successful show that not only became immensely popular on Indian Television but has also enjoyed high ratings. Alka Yagnik, Himesh Reshammiya, and Javed Ali were the judges of the show. Jay Bhanushali, who recently became a father to his new-born daughter, was also one of the most loved hosts of the kids’ singing reality show.
Superstar Singer has been in the top 5 shows list throughout the season and has managed to beat a lot of fiction shows that are otherwise on top.
The grand finale a grand affair with mind-blowing performances and comedy acts by Kiku Sharda, Krushna Abhishek, and others. It seems the grand finale is also going to rake in high numbers.
The next season of Indian Idol will replace Superstar Singer on television. Anu Malik will return to the show after being asked to leave, owing to sexual harassment allegations against him. Neha Kakkar and Vishal Dadlani will also be judging the show this season, alongside Anu Malik.
The auditions have already begun and the show will premiere next weekend onwards.