Sony Entertainment's cherished singing reality show, Indian Idol, returns for a new season that will see prolific singer Shreya Ghoshal join the judges’ panel. The much-acclaimed format is on the hunt for the country’s next emerging music sensation, with a soulful voice that is bound to resonate with all.
The iconic melody queen, Shreya Ghoshal expressed excitement about this new responsibility that she has undertaken as a judge on Indian Idol and said, "Re-entering the vibrant world of Indian Idol feels like a joyful homecoming. I enjoyed my stint as a judge on Indian Idol Junior, but there is an added layer of excitement for this edition of the show, as I have the privilege to reunite with fellow judges Sanu Da and Vishal. It’s an honour to find and nurture the next wave of Indian talent, and it’s a joy to witness their journey towards becoming India's next singing sensation.”ALSO READ: Kumar Sanu: 'Music is now a secondary concern when it was once a top one'
Her excitement palpable, she added, “My journey from being a contestant on a reality show to now judging a fan favourite format like Indian Idol has been hard yet rewarding. Shows like Indian Idol provide budding artists with a national stage to showcase their talent and experience the workings of the music industry. I have been an avid follower of this show and I am looking forward to commencing the journey as a judge on this highly anticipated season of Indian Idol.”
My journey from being a contestant on a reality show to now judging a fan favourite format like Indian Idol has been hard yet rewarding.- Shreya Ghoshal
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