Jammin, a one-of-a-kind music reality show, is all set to take the prime time spot on Sony TV during weekends. With the host being Ravi Dubey, the show will feature music legends like AR Rahman, Shankar Mahadevan, Salim and Sulaiman Merchant and many more. Other than these maestros of music, the show will have some of the renowned YouTubers entertaining the audiences.
Here are all the Singers and YouTubers who will be marking their presence in this eight-part show:
1) Ambili Menon
The winner of Sunsilk Gang of Girls, Ambli Menon sets stages on fire with her voice. It was the same show that gave her exposure to the world of music and entertainment. Other than performing in India, she has performed in various other countries like Spain, Paris, Dubai, China, etc.
2) Jeffrey Iqbal
Another popular YouTuber and artist, Jeffrey was born in the US and started his musical career at the age of 10. Iqbal is well-known not just for his melodious voice, but also for his skill at playing the harmonium and the tabla. He also has ghazals, qawwalis and Bollywood music in his portfolio. Notably, Jeffrey was selected by A.R. Rahman during a talent search to appear on Zee TV’s Sa Re Ga Ma Pa.
3) Darshan Raval
Darshan is a songwriter, playback singer, and performer who came into limelight when he became a part of the Indian reality show – India’s Raw Star. He has many Bollywood songs to his name, including Chogada from Loveyatri, Kheech Meri Photo from Sanam Teri Kasam, Kamariya from Mitro, and Jab Tum Chaho from Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. Darshan was selected as Ahmedabad Times Most Desirable Man of 2017.
4) Sukriti Kakar
Sukriti Kakar was nominated for ‘Upcoming Female Vocalist’ for her song, Pehli Baar (Dil Dhadakne Do) at Mirchi Music Awards in the year 2015. ‘Kar Gayi Chull’ song from Siddharth Malhotra – Alia Bhatt starrer Kapoor and Sons (2016) is Sukriti’s best hit until now. Sukriti is the twin sister of Prakriti, talking about the latter………..
5) Prakriti Kakar
The twin sister of Sukriti Kakar, Prakriti has some of the most popular songs in her repertoire, for instance, Bheegh Loon from Khamoshiya, Hai Zaroori from Noor, etc. She has also performed in collaboration with Ankit Tiwari. Prakriti considers Sunidhi Chauhan as her inspiration and Meet Bros and A.R. Rahman as her favourite composers.
6) Ritu Agarwal
Also known as “The Girl with the Guitar”, Ritu first came to prominence when she entered the first season of ‘The Voice, India’ as a contestant. She ‘turned’ the heads of the judges with her voice and became a part of Team Shaan. Ritu is a graduate in Hindustani Music. Besides singing, she is also trained in Kathak Dance form. Her YouTube channel crossed the 3 lakh subscriber mark in 2017.
7) Gajendra Verma
Yes! You guessed it right. He is the same ‘guy’ who sang ‘Isme Tera Ghaata…Mera Kuch Nai Jaata’, also featuring the sensuous Karishma Sharma. A singer-lyricist, and music director, Gajendra became popular after his song ‘Tune Mere Jaana’, which he had sent to people for feedback was allegedly leaked on the internet. His father Surender Verma is a well-known poet and theater personality, while his brother Vikram Singh is a music composer.
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