Star Jalsha launches 'Super Singer Junior'
Music has no boundaries. Be it young or old, rich or poor, folk or popular – music binds all Bengalis together. Music is interwoven into Bengal’s rich culture and history. Star Jalsha resonates the heartbeat of Bengal and recognizes the importance of music in the lives of all Bengalis. Happiness, tears, amazement, bonding, inspiration are some of the emotions which Bengal relives through STAR Jalsha. This connect would now get even stronger with music. To celebrate Bengal’s passion of music, Star Jalsha is pleased to announce the launch of its music talent hunt show - ‘Super Singer Junior’ - a unique platform for Bengal’s truly gifted voices of tomorrow.
Super Singer Junior will showcase young prodigies who were shortlisted amongst thousands of talented singers from the length and breadth of Bengal. Auditions were held at eight zones namely, Jalpaiguri, Siliguri, Maldah, Nabadweep, Durgapur, Chandannagar, Midnapore and Kolkata. These shortlisted uncut gems are now being mentored and groomed to shine, not only with their voice but also with their performance, by a pool of renowned singers like Reshmi, Kinjal, Sovon, Ankan and Trisha who will act as their groomers.
Kumar Sanu, Jeet Gaanguli and Kaushiki Chakraborty – names which have kept Bengal at the forefront of the music scene in the nation, form the judges panel of Super Singer Junior. They will take the responsibility to evaluate these little wonders and provide them with the right feedback during their journey towards super stardom.
The ever popular Rooqma Ray will present and host this show. The versatile actor will take this journey of music and dreams with the upcoming singing stars. Impressing upon the magnanimity of Super Singer Junior is the intricately designed and sheer scale of the set. The elaborate set will depict the grandeur of the concept and the theme of the show.
Super Singer Junior is being produced by Subhankar Chatterjee Productions, a leading production house in Bengal, which has carved a niche in the Bengali Entertainment Industry by presenting diverse nonfiction format shows and events.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Subhankar Chatterjee, Producer, Super Singer Junior said, “The love for music, culture and the arts is infused in the soil of Bengal. Super Singer Junior is born out of the love and passion for this craft shared by the state. It is a platform for young budding singers, where music and talent come together in profound harmony. Our judges and groomers will mentor and hone the skills of these young performers. We promise to take our viewers on a riveting journey of music and melodies with Super Singer Junior.”
Mr Sagnik Ghosh, EVP & Channel head, Star Jalsha & Jalsha Movies said, “Music is an integral part of our Bengali culture, it is a way of life. Bengal is home to many such talented young singers who are yet to be discovered. Super Singer Junior is Star Jalsha’s effort to provide a platform to these hidden gems that deserve a chance to shine in front of the world. We are extremely excited to begin our search for the first ever Super Singer Junior.”
Be a part of the journey as the search for the first ever Super Singer Junior begins on 1st June, every Saturday and Sunday from 8.30 pm only on Star Jalsha SD&HD.