Review of 28th September Episode of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Challenge 2007
Hi Friends and Welcome to the Musical Talent Hunt Show SaReGaMaPa Challenge 2007…Today is elimination day and out of four contestants, one will get eliminate…So here are the live updates of 28th September Episode of Saregamapa ….
As the show begins, green room is shown.. Each of the contestant speak in front of the camera that they are nervous about the result and it depends on the public if they are through to finals or not..
Pandit Jasraj is one of the guest for today and he gives a live performance today on stage It was definitely a treat to hear him.. Amanat was on harmonium.. The stage is decorated with candles and all contestants are sitting on the stage.. The mentors table and chairs have also changed and they are looking more professional and elegant.. After his performance, contestants and Aditya get blessings from him.. He then meets the mentors and they too get his blessings..
Jagjit Singh enters the stage and he too gives a live performance and sings sarakti jaaye rukh se nakhab ahistha.. What a treat
He says he is happy to be here and congratulates SRGMP for the success.. He also adds that he follows this show as there are good singers and says you all four are winners..
Shekhar – I feel lucky to be here.. I have learnt a lot for pandit jasraj and Jagjit Singh is just like our family member and I started my music from him.. I also follow him for many things and my voice also sometimes sounds like him.. Jagjit Singh says I know Shekhar from when he was in school or college.. (Shekhar says school) and used to visit his father.. Then he mentioned that Shekhar is interested in music and so made him to take proper riyaz fro Niyad Ahmed Khan sahab..
Vishal – Someone said we are good gurus but I feel we are not actual gurus and those two who are sitting there are the actual ones.. We will learn a lot today and the contestants will also learn
Himesh – I am happy that Pandit Jasraj is here and the romantic feeling who brought in songs was Jagjit Singh..
ID – Give us blessings, that is what we need..
Pandit Jasraj – This show is improving a lot and singers are also very good.. To Aditya – You are managing very well as host.. And to mentors he says, usually they keep fighting, but nice to see all of them happy and united..
Aditya announces that this week they have got 53,12,003 votes and from India it is 34,83,959 votes..
Every contestant is going to sing two songs..Today contestants will sing two songs one semi classical and another ghazal..
Raja Hasan from Hit It Gharana
In India voting the contestant to get the highest number of votes this week is Raja and he has got 9,44,399 votes..
Raja comes on stage and Vishal says – Dont think aout voting, just concentrate on singing and learn well today..
First round is Ghazal.. Raja sings Yeh dil yeh pagal dil from Ghulam Ali..
Pandit Jasraj – Very good…
Jagjit – Tum Raja nikle.. This style suites you.. continue in this style.. Asks him how he felt? He said he was nervous.. Jagjit sahab says, you must be feeling happy and also wanting to sing more..
Himesh – you proved everyone wrong, and corrected all mistakes.. Mindblowing..
ID – Very difficult to sing in front of these people, I wouldnt be able to sing one note.. You did a great job
Vishal – Learn how much ever possible today
Shekhar – No,1 is Raja
Aneek Dhar from Rock Gharana
Aneek is number 2 in Indian votes and he has got8,96732 votes..
He will be singing the song made by the Big FM listeners and to make this announcement, Vrajesh and Anirudh comes on stage and says he will sing Tumhari zul ke saayein of Mohammad Rafi..
Pandit Jasraj – You were very well on sur and technically perfect..
Jagjit Singh – Asks him what his age is.. He says 18.. Jagjit Singh says, for your age you have sung very well.. Your voice is immature, but as you grow, your voice will become mature..
ID – Khoob Bhalo.. You sang very well.. Im missing Bappida as he always used to speak in Bengali
Shekhar – You were technically perfect.. You sang with lot of soul which was very much important
Himesh – Overall presentation was good..
Poonam Yadav from Yalgaar Gharana
Poonam is third in Indian votes and she has got 8,84,03 votes.. Her mom has come on sets today and she is brought by a Zee TV reporter on stage.. She says she is happy to be here and requests everyone to give her love and support.. She also greets the mentors.. But she breaks down.. Poonam says I am thankful to Zee TV.. My mom has been my inspiration.. I never thought I will be here leaving my mom.. But Im happy to be here..
Aditya announces that Poonam has also adopted a daughter and her name is Simran.. He asks her how good a mother is Poonam. She answers a very good mother.. ID speaks with her and asks do you learn music? She says No.. He asks Poonam, why didnt you make her learn? She answered – Her voice is not that good.. ID asks Simran to ask her mom – Is her voice nice? (in a humor)
She sings Dard se mera daman of Lata Mangeskar..
Jagjit Singh – You were nervous at the beginning.. Do Pranayam before singing, that nervousness will not be there..
Pandit – As Jagjit said, do pranayam.. You have a great voice.. Very well sung.. May god bless you..
Shekhar – You sang the Anthra very well.. The soul in anthra was great..
Himesh – You have divinity and you are a great human too which is shown in your singing.. Just pray you dont loose this..
ID – As Shekhar said, you caught the feel in the anthra.. Feel was little missing, but you did a great job.. Dont worry
Amaant Ali from Yalgar Gharana
Amanat is the fourth and he has got 7,..,725 votes..
He sings Hungama Hai kyon of Ghulam Ali.. Vishal give standing ovation
Pandit Jasraj – You are Allah’s Amanat.. Pray that you get all the success.. you sang very well even without getting drunk.. Did a great job
Jagjit Singh – Fantastic, Outstanding, Out of the world.. Ask Himesh what else.. Then Himesh shouts Mindblowing.. He asks what is his age.. Amanat replies 19.. 19 mein yeh alam hain toh, aage jaake kya hoga?
Vishal – Your voice suites ghazal.
Shekhar – I felt like being in concert.. Outstanding
Himesh – This performance excelled all the performances till now of any contestant.. Undaa, Kamaal, Afreen..
ID – I am happy you are in my gharana
Total Votes (India and International)
Number 1 is Aneek
Total number of votes is 14,08,998 votes.. International votes – 5,12,256 votes..
Himesh – You are number 1.. Asks him what he should do.. Aneek says, should sing very well.. Himesh – Not only that, keep doing riaaz.. Work is workship.. 13th is finals.. concentrate on that..
He sings Laga Chunri mein daag of Manna Dey..
Jagjit Singh – For your age, you are singing very well.. At your age, we used to struggle, but you did a fabulous job..
Pandit Jasraj – Your name has Dhar, Tumne Dhar liya.. Sang very well..
ID – You are small and that is why you could sing well.. If you grow, you will start understanding things.. Hope you be like this always
Shekhar – Kharach ka riyaz karo.. If you work on your low notes, you will become a successful singer..
Panditji – Shekhar said it very well.. He has caught your mistake rightly..
Himesh – Keep working.. He gets up and comes on stage.. He says I want to give Aneek a gift and gives a scarf..
Second is Raja Hasana
Second to get into the finals is Raja and his total number of votes is 13,68,067 votes..
He sings Jhanak Jhanak tori baje payaliya of Manna Dey..
Jagjit Singh – Kharach ka riyaz karo.. Sur kahin sahi nahin lage.. Keep working.. You could have done better..
Pandit Jasraj – Raja is always Raja, even if he does some mistakes here and there.. Even we all have problems in keeping the right Sur, so dont worry.. Taan acche lagaye.. Sang well..
Himesh – How much ever effort you can, put that.. In these 15 days, do your best as you must regret in the future..
ID – you are a star already, but you have to be a superstar..
Vishal – Everyone has been saying about the low notes and you have been working on it and has brought tremendous improvement that in itself says, how much effort you have been putting..
Shekhar – You have to sing like a ustaad and listen like a
Bottom two – Amaanat and Poonam
Next to perform is Amanat.. They have not yet announced the results..
ID says, being a guru, I have changed the composition a bit for Amanat.. he sings Albela Sajan sung by Shankar Mahadevan, Ustad Sultan Khan, Kavitha Krishnamoorthy.. what a performance
Shekhar gives standing ovation..
ID – he comes on stage and says, He shouldnt be here, where he is now..
Pandit Jasraj – You are Amanat for Himdustan.. You are number 1 for us..
Jagjit Singh – You are best singer of SaReGaMaPa..
Shekhar – You have a magician in your hand, dont leave him at all(He was pointing at ID)
Vishal – Your music knowledge is very strong.. If at this age you sing like this, dont know what will happen in the future..
Himesh – We were from beginning saying that this is Vishwayudh.. And no one can bring singers like you.. This is really a great contest..
Next to perform is Poonam.. She sings Kuhu Kuhu Bole Koyaliya.. wow fantastic
Jagjit Singh – If you go through today, you will get through in the next round also..
Pandit Jasraj – You sing shastriya sangeeth very well and you must continue in this.. Its not that film music or ghazal is not good, but shastriya sangeeth has its own value..
Himesh – Sang very well.. Jagjit Singhji was right..
Shekhar – He says Richa Sharma, the singer is a very big fan of Poonam and he made her talk to Poonam as she was the one to sing the taal song.. Asks her what did Richa say – Poonam answered saying Richa said – “Rongte Khade Ho Gaye”
ID – You are already a winner. Who ever leaves this stage, be happy.. And thank public that for the past 10 weeks, they have kept our family together..
Total number of votes for 4th place – 12,55,443
Total number of votes for 3rd place – 12,79,505
Aditya asks any guesses.. Poonam says Amanat.. And thats true.. So, Amanat is through to the next round and Poonam is Eliminated.. Her mom and daughter breaks down..
Himesh – Poonam is actually the winner.. We cannot keep a competition between Lata and Kishore (Male and female) and decide who is the best.. So, you are the winner among girls..
So Poonam is Winner among Girsl
Vishal – In every performance of yours, you have raised the standard of this stage.. For your bad performance, you have got so many votes that means how much people love you..
Poonam – I first want to thank Ismailji my guru.. He has guided me in every step.. When we used to see this program, my mom always said you go to ID’s gharana.. I never thought I would come so far.. I have seen ID as a father, brother and guru.. He has always been with me.. She asks all the mentors to guide her as for her music is life..
Pandit Jasraj – You are born to sing Shastriya sangeeth.. Its your choice to choose which line you want..
ID to public You all have brought her so far.. Please pray for her success..
Shekhar – We have always been with you and we will pray for you..
Thus, Poonam gets eliminated and is declared winner among girls
Congratulations Poonam Wish you all the best for future
Written by Anu