The much-awaited singing reality show, Indian Idol 10, is back on Sony TV. The show which is hosted by Manish Paul and judged by Vishal Dadlani, Anu Malik & Neha Kakkar, was launched on July 7, 2018. With the theme 'Mausam Music Ka', the show promises to spread its magic through its musical journey. Neha, who was previously a contestant of Indian Idol, had told a leading daily, "I feel proud to be associated with Indian Idol as a judge."
She further added, "It is the very same platform that gave me the opportunity to showcase my talent and even though I didn't win the show, I will always be thankful for the experience and exposure that I got from here. I am looking forward to the talent this season and their commitment to music."
Indian Idol Gets Mixed Response
Well, the show got mixed responses. While a few of them loved the show, many of them felt the show has more ‘unnecessary' drama than Ekta Kapoor's serials! Here's what tweeples have to say about Indian Idol 10.
"*Indian idol interview*
Contestant : to me gana shuru karu?
Judge : koi story nahi hai sunane ko?
Contestant : no sir
Judge : arey isko andar kisne aane diya
#IndianIdol #IndianIdol10." - (sic)
Nalini & Rubins
Nalini Gupta: There is more drama in #IndianIdolTonight than in a Ekta Kapoor #dailysoap. #IndianIdolIsBack #IndianIdol #IndianIdol10. - (sic)
Rubins: #IndianIdol10 pack of tissues falling short.. Too emotional drama @colors. - (sic)
"They are including a whole lot of unnecessary drama in shows like #IndianIdol10 . They are becoming more about sob stories than about singing. A disservice to the good artists. @SonyTV @VishalDadlani @iAmNehaKakkar @The_AnuMalik. Serious Music Loving Audience will move away." - (sic)
"How to get Golden Mike in Indian Idol..? Expert advice: Judges ko kaun zyada rulayega unko zaroor milega Golden mike 😂😃😂 #IndianIdolIsBack #IndianIdol #IndianIdol10." - (sic)
"This #IndianIdolIsBack #IndianIdol10 is so boring ..bad judges ..and everyone has a son story..why can they make it positive..even has #merimaa son story ...@iAmNehaKakkar needs to stop making noises when others are signing ..." - (sic)
"Current judge panel reminds me of tvf's spoof on Indian idol. JUDGEmental Qtiyapa (link) Standards have gone low!@VishalDadlani is the only genuine one here! #IndianIdolIsBack #IndianIdol10." - (sic)
Omkar#4 ( #TeamShreya )
"Lot of emotional drama too 😅 Like every 2nd contestent has gone through some emotional phase !!! @SonyTV ur script is too weak !Yaa there r some talented contestents but why the one who can't even sing is promoted to judges round ?" - (sic)