Indian Idol is the grand reality show of the history of India which is based on the singing competition among the adults as well as kids. It encourages the spirit of the children not only from the big cities of India but also from the backward areas and this show provides them the opportunities to expose their hidden talents. The first season of Indian Idol Show had started airing on the Indian channels in 2004. It has now spread to the second, third, fourth, fifth and sixth seasons. After that the Sony channel represented another reality show named Indian Idol Junior from 1st June, 2013. The hosts of that show were Mandira Bedi and Karan Wahi with the judges Vishal Shekhar and the famous Indian playback singer Shreya Ghoshal. It was the first season and it had got popularity all over the world. Afterwards, India has represented the second season which is started recently from 30th May,2015 and it has continued till date. The hosts of the second season are Hussain Kuwajerwala with Asha Negi. The famous personalities are judging the songs of the kids and the names of those judges are Shalmali Kholgade, Salim Merchant and Sonakshi Sinha. The most popular Bollywood film actors Sonakshi Sinha has shared her ideas at the launching ceremony of the show as,
“I cannot judge children on their singing capabilities, but will be watching them as a common man who likes music and appreciates music. I will be someone who encourages them and we will have fun together.”
Indian channels have contributed a lot for the kids through the reality shows. The Indian Idol Junior is the reality show which gives such ideas to belief on that this show will be an awesome program to watch this year. In this show, the participants select the songs from Indian movies or pop songs and represent them in their enchanting voice in front of the judges. The songs selected by the participants are most of the old Indian songs. They give their proper voice to justify with such songs to expose their talents. No doubt, these little angels are captivating their voice all over the world. It is inspiring that not only the audiences are the biggest fans of this grand reality show rather there are also many Bollywood stars who are in love with this show.
The co-judge Sonakshi Sinha’s mother Poonam Sinha has surprisingly appeared on the set of this reality show as not because of being her mother while she presents herself because she loves to watch this show from the very first day. When it was the elimination round she wished to meet each little angel and distribute some sweets among them. Sonakshi Sinha has given her words for this reality show as,
“I am impressed on seeing so much talent. These shows are a great platform for these kids to showcase them. This is how they can further pursue a career in playback singing. Even if my children were keen, I would let them participate in a reality show. And this show is good in the sense, parents are always there with the children and there is no stress in terms of timings.”
Besides these judges they have also invited other superstars to their shows including Salman Khan, Virender Sehwag, and Shalmali Kholgade. Salman Khan is the well-known name in the realm of entertainment. He presented himself in the reality show, ‘Indian Idol Junior’ to encourage the little kids with his virtuous words. He has created an atmosphere to make them laugh, makes some selfies with them and also danced with them. Rumor has it that Salman plunged in on the Indian Idol Junior’s set to promote his Bajrangi Bhaijaan and he also ensured them by saying that this Eid celebration along with him will be continued till the next two Eids. Salman Khan had also spent joyful moments along with judges including his co-star Sonakshi.
To sum up the whole discussion into a nutshell, we can give some compliments to this show. As we can say that the reality show, Indian Junior Idol is filled with all glamorous proportions of entertainment. It is the source of revival of the old songs as well as the other sad video songs.