The finale of Rising Star was aired last night and Bannet Dosanjh walked home victorious with the trophy. It had been quite a few months since the show was being aired and after months of hardwork, Bannet Dosanjh has finally emerged as the winner. He beat Ankita Kundu and Maithili Thakur to win the coveted title. Bannet got 77 per cent votes, defeating Maithili, who got 75 per cent votes. (ALSO READ: Rising Star winner Bannet Dosanjh says his dream is to sing for Shah Rukh Khan – watch video)
Along with the coveted Rising Star trophy, he also got cash prize worth Rs 20 lakh. And that’s not all. He will also get the golden opportunity to debut as a playback singer in Mahesh Bhatt-led Vishesh Films’ next venture. Now, that is huge! Bannet Dosanjh had been wooing the judges with his melodious voice every time he performed on the show. The audience, too, seemed pleased enough with his performance since he won with a majority of votes. Here’s taking a look at some of his best performances from the show.
Now that he has won the Rising Star trophy, it’s obvious that he would be flooded with offers. When asked about his dream project, he said, he would love to lend voice to a Shah Rukh Khan song some day. In an interview, that happened right after his win, Bannet opened up about his experience and his plans for the future. He was asked if he wants to sing for an actor and he said, “I have many on my mind. I want to sing for all. But my dream is to sing for Shah Rukh Khan in a film.” Let’s hope this dream of yours comes true, Bannet! All the best for your future and congratulations! (ALSO READ: Rising Star Grand Finale Live Updates: Bannet Dosanjh walks away with the coveted trophy)