Indian Idol 6 News
Remembering music legend RD Burman on his 75th birth anniversary
The legendary music composer has composed musical scores for over 331 movies
One of the seminal music directors of the Indian film industry, music director and composer R D Burman, was one of the most beloved and admired composer in Bollywood. Son of the legendary music director Sachin Dev Burman, Rahul was fondly referred to as Pancham and started his journey with Chhote Nawab (1961). Click here to read more
Lata Mangeshkar: I want to promote new talent
The Nightingale of India plans a new TV reality show only judges will select talent, without audience voting
At 83, legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar has launched her music label LM MUSIC, and also plans to introduce a reality show with a new voting pattern. The idea, she says, is not to make money, but to promote fresh talent. “I have always been a singer. With this new music label, I don’t intend to just make money. Click here to read more
Asha Bhosle, happy birthday!
While the dearly beloved playback singer enters the 80th year of her life, she readies herself to embrace a new role
Born on September 8, 1933, Asha Bhosle is all set to embrace the 80th year of her life with open arms. The versatile singer, who is currently making headlines as the judge of Sur Kshetra on Sahara One, was recently one of the most loved judges of Indian Idol 6 for her sensible comments. Click here to read more
Indian Idol 6 winner Vipul Mehta takes home Rs 50 lakh!
The winner of Indian Idol 6 also got a car, a bike, a record company contract, life insurance, and, of course, the trophy
It was a tough call – three boys, all from Punjab, all excellent singers with a great audience connect. But it is Vipul Mehta from Amritsar, who bagged the Indian Idol 6 title in Mumbai on Saturday night at a glittering grand finale. Click here to read more
Will Asha Bhosle drop out as judge of Sur Kshetra on Colors?
And we wonder about this, since she has been asked to do so by Raj Thackeray’s Maharashtrian Navnirman Sena (MNS). Here’s why
We look forward to judge sahiba Asha Bhosle’s comments on every episode of Indian Idol 6, because she’s one woman who can feel the pulse of music perfectly. And looks like Asha tai is now hooked to her role as judge of singing reality shows. Click here to read more
Will Devendra Singh win ‘Indian Idol 6’?
A recent poll conducted by Bollywoodlife shows that the lanky surd is the reigning favourite
The finale of Indian Idol 6 will see the three finalists – Amit Kumar, Devendra Singh and Vipul Mehta – battle it out for the title of India’s next singing sensation in the presence of cousins Ranbir Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor. Click here to read more
INDIAN IDOL 6: Contestants to jam with Benny Dayal, Shilpa Rao, Akruti Kakkad and Shweta Pandit!
And we are told that it’s going to be one helluva session with Indian idol finalists -Vipul Mehta, Devendra Singh and Amit Kumar – standing up to the challenge of singing with experienced playback singers
The popular singing reality show, Indian Idol 6 is clearly increasing the tempo as it nears its finale. Click here to read more
Will Kareena Kapoor overshadow Ranbir Kapoor on ‘Indian Idol 6’?
Pssst…we are not talking about a singing competition here
Kareena Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor have made it amply clear to filmmakers that they would never ever pair up on the big screen, at least not as lovers. And we do not blame them at all! Click here to read more
INDIAN IDOL 6: Salman Khan gifts his bike to contestant Amit Kumar
The Dabangg Khan of B-town shows off his generous heart, again!
It happened on the day when Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif landed on the sets of Indian Idol 6 to promote their upcoming movie Ek Tha Tiger. Click here to read more
INDIAN IDOL 6: Anu Malik steals Sunidhi Chauhan’s spotlight
We’ve been hearing several tales about Anu Malik being unhappy with Sunidhi Chauhan judging Indian Idol, ever since she joined the panel last season. Yesterday, we actually witnessed an incident on stage that made us believe that there is some truth to these rumours
After a host of speeches, the judges – Anu Malik, Sunidhi Chauhan and Salim Merchant – sang a couple of songs each by way of introduction. Salim was the first and he rocked the floor with his rendition of Main toh ainvayi ainvayi loot gaya from Band Baaja Baaraat. We expected Sunidhi to be next as usually the judges are introduced in the ascending order of importance. Instead, it was Anu who was the next to perform. Click here to read more
INDIAN IDOL 6: Pandit Jasraj is guest judge
The Padma Vibhushan vocalist will test the participants on how well they are able to grasp the nuances of Indian classical music
Indian Idol 6 is taking its music seriously. After roping in Asha Bhosle as a judge for the gala rounds, the show will have Pandit Jasraj judging the classical round. The six remaining contestants will have to showcase their classical music skills today in the gala round, and that too in front of the eminent vocalist tonight (August 3). Click here to read more
‘Indian Idol 6’ contestants pay tribute to Rajesh Khanna
The contestants of the singing reality show will dedicate an entire episode to the late superstar
Rajesh Khanna will always be remembered for the songs in his films that are being passed on from generation to generation. India’s first superstar passed away a few days ago, but his legacy of beautiful songs is going to remain with us for years to come. Click here to read more
Asha Bhosle breaks down remembering RD Burman
The veteran singer became emotional while shooting for a special Indian Idol 6 episode to celebrate Pancham-da’s birthday
Singing legend Asha Bhosle broke down while shooting for special RD Burman episode for singing reality show Indian Idol 6. In the episode, the contestants are to pay a tribute to music maestro fondly called Pancham-da by singing his compositions. Click here to read more
Asha Bhosle is the fourth judge on ‘Indian Idol 6’
Singing legend Asha Bhosle is set to join Anu Malik, Sunidhi Chauhan and Salim Merchant as the fourth judge on the sixth season of popular singing reality show Indian Idol
It was earlier reported that music maestro AR Rahman was approached to judge Indian Idol 6, but things didn’t work out. Now Asha Bhosle will be part of the reality show as a judge. Click here to read more
Should AR Rahman judge ‘Indian Idol 6’?
The musician has been approached for the reality show
If Sony officials have their way, Indian Idol 6 is going to be bigger than ever. The channel guys are sparing no effort in bringing AR Rahman on board as a judge on the show. Don’t fret, that doesn’t mean Anu Malik or Salim Suleiman will bow out. Click here to read more