Written update for saregamapa challenge 2009 – 4th october 2008
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The show begins with the girls performing on a song – um um cha um um.. The boys then enter the stage and sing the title track of Dhrona having a sword in hand.. While they sing, Abhishek enters the stage..
Abhishek Bacchan is the guest for today
Aditya welcomes Abhishek.. He asks Abhishek to repeat with him the line who always uses to welcome the audience.. Abhishek says its tough and says – Everyone welcome to Hero Honda saregamapa challenge 2009.. Aditya says, Drona film got released day before yesterday and asks Abhishek how the response was?? Abhishek says, the response was good and let the audience decid..
Pritam – I am waiting for ur album to get released.. Ur the best hiphop singer in the country.. Abhishek says, Pritam was the MD who gave music to my first hit movie which is Dhoom.. Pritam says, our gharana’s name is also Dhoom.. Abhishek says, hum milke Dhoom machalenge.. Dont worry..
Aadesh – Youth loves him and he has a huge fan following.. The LA show had 20,000 audience.. He is very close to my heart because I have seen him grow from when he was a kid..
Himesh.. My son is the big fan of you.. He has already demanded the ticket for first day, first show.. All kids are going to have fun.. Himesh says, I am a big fan of yours..
Abhishek – I am a fan of yours.. Me and Goldie created a Himesh fan club in the internet.. He says in Himesh’s style – We love you Himesh..
Shankar asks Abhishek, How are you doing bro?? He replies, I am getting nervous.. Shankar says, Prayer from the bottom of my heart for ur hit..
Drona’s trailer is shown..
Aditya announces that the youth festival will continue today..
Performance by Contestants
Somen of Jai Ho gharana is called on stage.. He says, My youth icon is Abhishek Bacchan.. Aadesh says, I told Abhishek that he is the only one remaining in my gharana and he said, Dont worry I am there with you..
Somen sings tera jadoo chal gaya title song.. MD – Ismail Darbar.. Singers – Sonu Nigam and Chitra..
Abhishek – Well done.. This is a very difficult song.. We were shooting in Switzerland and I called Ismailji to ask what kind of song he has composed because it was very difficult for us to perform..
Himesh – Super hit.. Feel, expressions were very good.. You were almost there..
Shankar – I agree with Himesh, You were almost there.. You could have rocked there.. Superhit
Pritam – High notes were exceptional.. Certain notes were not proper.. But I loved your performance.. History
Somen asks, he is a king in the film, so what kind of order he would like to give.. Abhishek replies – I dont believe in giving orders and prefer working together in a team.. I am a common man..
Naina Saxena of Lakshya gharana is called on stage.. Aditya asks, being a youth What is the change you want to see in our country? she says,I want to remove the selfishness and selfish politics from the country..
Naina sings chori chori chupke chupke.. MD – Vishal Shekhar.. Singer – Sunidhi Chauhan..
Aadesh – Very good.. I felt there was a problem in pitching.. It happens in this stage.. Superhit..
Pritam – There was lot of energy.. So, Superhit..
Himesh – You were just there.. Superhit..
Shankar – Nice change Naina.. You take serious songs and it was different one..
Pritam opens the Pritam Puran and says, Abhishek knows French.. Pritam requests Abhishek to speak in french..
Abhishek says Very very very good in french.. Naina is my cousin’s name and she too smiles the same way as you do.. If you enjoy the song, the audience will also enjoy along with you..
Naina says, we are happy that UP government has given you Yash Bharti award.. I am also from UP, you are also from UP.. So, please vote for me now..
Abhishek replies, Not because of you are from a particular state but we all are from one country, India.. You sang well and so I will vote for you..
Tarun sagar is called on stage.. He says, he will sing jhoom barabar title song.. MD – SEL.. Singers – KK, sukhwinder, Mahalakshmi Iyer, Shankar Mahadevan..
Pritam – This is one of my favorite .. Though you had energy, you were completely out of the song.. Hit
Aadesh – Somehow the environment did not get created.. Hit
Shankar – You brought a new flavor to this song.. Superhit.
Himesh – We are looking for a singer who can do playback and a voice that will suit the playback.. So, I will request audience to see that aspect while voting..
Himesh then requests Shankar to sing few lines and Abhishek to dance.. Contestants, mentors, Abhishek and Aditya have fun on the stage..
Tarun asks Abhishek what he has to say about the bomb blast in Delhi.. He says, he will first comment on the performance.. Today you have proved – Delhi dilwalon ki shehar hain.. It was as if you sang for the Delhi city.. We should not be afraid of whatever is happening.. Just move on with life and keep singing, dancing to show them that we will never be afraid of the terror..
Kaushik of Lakshya gharana is called on stage.. He is also asked what would he want to change.. Kaushik replies, The youth carries this act of terrorism..
He sings Dus bahane.. MD – Vishal Shekhar.. Singers – KK, Shaan..
Himesh – Hit
Aadesh – Superhit
Pritam – Superhit
Shankar – He is my strong contender.. You are sick today, but we will not make it as an excuse.. Himesh says, I thought there was something wrong because he couldnt prove his calibre today..
Abhishek – After listening to you I dont feel that you are ill.. You have put the life into the song..
Kaushik asks Abhishek, what is onething that you would like to change.. He says, I wish I could sing like you all.. Aadesh, Shankar, Pritam and Himesh deny that part and say, he is very good when it comes to hiphop singing.. Pritam says, he is one who can represent India in international hiphop..
Aditya asks Abhishek How was it to work with a friend?? He says, I didnt work for this movie because of Goldie but because it had good script.. Its the biggest film for me..
Pratibha is called on stage.. She is asked to give a message for the youth.. She says, Pyaar karo, jiyo aur jeene do.. She sings Rock n Roll soniye.. MD – SEL.. Singers – Shankar, mahalakshmi and Shaan
Pritam – I always wait to – Superhit
Himesh – I will give you Superhit.. It was
You always sing well.. Superhit
Shankar – This song is very difficult because there are many voices.. You did a good job..
Abhishek shares an incident.. During KANK Amitabh had to be admitted in the hospital and only RocknRoll song was left.. Amitabh came on sets and started dancing full on.. Abishek asked him to slow down but Amitabh told him that he cant control because the song in itself has so much energy.. The song is so energetic.. And like Shankar said, along with energy you need to sing the song correct and you sung it correctly..
Pratibha asks which song do you sing when Aishwarya gets angry. Abhishek says, she gets angry because I sing.. Infact she sings very well as she is a classically trained singer..
Zaheer of Rock gharana is called on stage.. There is a small clipping shown on Zaheer.. Zaheer wishes Eid Mubarak to all.. Aditya asks what message would he like to give today..
He sings tere bina from guru.. MD – AR Rehman.. Singers – AR Rehman, Chinmayee and co..
I liked this performance a lot.. This is a very beautiful song.. When AR Rehman recorded the song, he said he dreamt of this song so the credit of the song goes to god and not him.. Today you have also proved that Music is the only way to reach god..
Shankar – Whenever ARR sings a song, there is a divinity in his voice because he himself is a very spiritual person.. History
Himesh – I just want to request Aadesh and Pritam to give History..
Pritam – There is no need to ask.. After this performance, History is assured..
Aadesh – There is a magic in this song and you sang very well.. You have given the best performance of the evening.. History..
Asma sings chalein jaise hawayein sanan sanan.. Singers – Vasundhara Das and KK.. MD – Anu Malik..
Abhishek – Like Aditya said, It was a performance.. It is difficult to perform and sing..You did just that..
Shankar – Your anthra was good, but your mukhda had problem in sur – Hit
Pritam – You are a singer of today.. We can always correct ur sur with the machines.. SuperHit
Aadesh – Superhit
Himesh – You have to work a lot on sur.. Asma says, If I get a chance, then I will be in sur..
Asma asks Abhishek if he can work with her in a film.. The film name is Mere oonth ko danda kisne maara.. Abhishek says, I will definitely work for you.. They have little fun with Asma’s hindi as well..
Asma calls Abhishek on stage to sing right here right now.. He goes on stage and other contestants also join him.. Thus ends the show..
Aditya asks the mentors to present the spice mobile.. Abhishek says, he should be getting the spice mobile for the best performance.. After some fun, Shankar announces that the spice mobile goes to Zaheer..