Aditya Narayan makes his digital debut with LIV Shout Out
From RD Burman’s mastery and Asha Bhosle’s soulful voice to Bappi Lahiri’s thumping beats and Rahman’s symphony, Hindi cinema has been home to the biggest musical stalwarts in the 80’s and 90’s. Touted as the golden era of Bollywood, these are songs we can listen to on loop. In a unique offering to revisit those musical gems and give a treat to aficionados, SonyLIV brings its first ever unscripted original, LIV Shout Out, hosted by digital debutant Aditya Narayan.
Premiering this Valentine’s Day, the 10-episode series will redefine our love for evergreen Bollywood hits with fresh voices from Indian Idol paying tribute to Bollywood’s musical legends coupled with some unheard secrets. LIV Shout Out will have two episodes going live every Thursday for the next 5 weeks starting 14th February 2020.
As SonyLIV’s first ever non-scripted original, LIV Shout Out will offer the audience soulful renditions of yesteryear’s most popular songs sung by this season’s top Indian Idol talents like Sunny Hindustani, Adriz Ghosh and Ankona Mukherjee, along with faces from previous seasons like Salman Ali, Nitin Kumar, Neelanjana Ray and Ankush Bhardwaj, to name a few. Known for his vibrant persona on stage, Aditya will also reveal unheard stories that went behind making these iconic tracks of India.
So, download the SonyLIV app and don’t miss out on new episodes of LIV Shout Out, every Thursday.
Ashish Golwalkar, Head – Content, SET & Digital Business:
“It's the month of love and nothing expresses it better than good music. We are excited to announce our first singing reality original- LIV Shout Out. The show which celebrates Bollywood classics brings the best voices of Indian Idol under one roof. Also, with Aditya Narayan sharing anecdotes from the golden era, this show will make everyone revisit yesteryear’s most popular songs with a fresh and innovative twist. We are sure that the audience will love these renditions and the show will resonate with all age groups.”
Aditya Narayan, Host, LIV Shout Out:
“Music is an intrinsic part of my life and anything to do with it excites me beyond measure. LIV Shout Out is unique in its format and offering. Not only is this my digital debut but also gives me a chance to revisit songs I have grown up listening to. Kishore Kumar and RD Burman are legends and to witness their songs being recreated by voices of today will be a true celebration of music. I am really happy to be a part of it and I am sure the show will resonate with the audience.”