Thursday, 15 November, 2018

Rising Star 2: Hemant Brijwasi wins the coveted trophy

Rising Star 2 Hemant Brijwasi wins the coveted trophy Pic courtesy @BrijwasiHemant
Patty Aguilar | 16 April, 2018, 14:51

Rising Star 2 victor Hemant Brijwasi had earlier participated in India's Got Talent.

After months of soulful performances and heartfelt renditions, singing reality show Rising Star 2 found its victor in Hemant Brijwasi, who went home with the prestigious trophy and a cash prize of Rs 20 lakh. Garnering 83% votes, he beat Rohanpreet Singh of Punjab and Vishnumaya Ramesh from Kerala to take took home a trophy and prize money of Rs 20 lakhs. Finally, it was left to Hemant to mesmerise his audience with Alvida from Life in a Metro and win the title, reports BollywoodLife.

After an enthralling season, the grand finale of Rising Star 2 on Sunday, was an exciting affair with a close fight between some of the best singers of the season. Before becoming a name and face to reckon with at singing reality shows, Hemant, who hails from Mathura, used to sing bhajans with his father at bhajan sandhays and religious dos in and around Mathura and Delhi. While a lot of them made their ways into our hearts, only four contestants rose to the top and made it to the grand finale. The show is at its finale and contestants have impressed the judges Diljit Dosanjh, Monali Thakur, Shankar Mahadevan with their performances, till date.

Interestingly, singing and winning at it is not new for Hemant. Vishumaya, who was fondly called junior Chithra, sang Silsila from the film Devdas.

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Thus, the remaining final four aspiring singers of the show Rising Stars season 2, are Rohanpreet, Vishnumaya, Zaid Ali and Hemant Brijwasi.

Both the singers scored 78 per cent votes from the audience in the nail-biting second round.

Hemant, who had previously won Sa Re Ga Ma Lil Champs, managed to achieve the given target, thus becoming the victor of the second season of Rising Star. Well, we certainly can't get over the breathtaking performances of the contestants on Rising Star 2. The episode where the contestants paid tribute to Sridevi by inviting singers Kavita Krishnamurthy was also one of the highest watched episodes of the show.

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