Diwali is the perfect day to learn about people who Rise. A friend sent me this saying he was in tears watching it. Find the whole clip on YouTube & I challenge you to remain dry-eyed. TV & social media have done us a great service: Discovering talent in the humblest locations pic.twitter.com/dbf7SFmWAj— anand mahindra (@anandmahindra) October 27, 2019
The reality singing based talent show Indian Idol has been winning hearts for days now. The participants on the show have been garnering a lot of praise for their talented skills and singing performances. Just yesterday, SpotboyE.com exclusively broke the news that Indian Idol 11 has found it’s the winner in Sunny Hindustani. The Indian Idol 11 winner hails from Punjab, and here’s how Sunny Hindsutani went from rags to riches due to his talent. While Sunny is a Punjabi boy, did you know he was once a shoeshiner?
Indian Idol 11 winner Sunny Hindustani would have never imagined how his life would change in just days. As Sunny Hindustani bagged the winner trophy along with the prize money of Rs 25 Lakh, it’s not all that he will be taking home. Sunny won the hearts of his fans and is a true inspiration for everyone around the country. The singer rose to fame after his video was shared by Anand Mahindra on his Twitter. Anand Mahindra shared a video from Sunny’s audition clip, later everything is history after he gained his popularity.
In the audition video, when asked by judge Neha Kakkar about what he does for a living, Sunny Hindustani shared that he is a shoeshiner while his mother sells balloons in Punjab. He added, “It would hurt me so much to watch my mother beg people for rice,” and shared how it would hurt him to watch his mother beg for rice. Sunny also shared how he would sing while shining shoes and said, “I would sing while shining shoes and always thought to myself that I will make something of myself.”
Meanwhile, after his introduction, Sunny auditioned a superb rendition of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s song Afreen Afreen and set the hearts of the judges on fire. As Sunny Hindustani has finally tried his best to make it to his mother for her hardwork, the sky is the limit for him from now on. On the other hand, upon Sunny’s talented skills, the singer was also treated with a chance to sing in the film Panga in the guidance of music producers Shankar Ehsaan and Loy. Read it HERE. Also Read: Sunny Hindustani Wins Indian Idol 11- EXCLUSIVE
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