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Baahubali Singer Revanth wins Indian Idol
In a proud moment for Telugus, both the winner and second runner-up of Indian Idol season 9 have been bagged by the Telugu singers. Singer Revanth won the Indian Idol Grand Final. Of the three finalists in the popular singing reality show, LN Revanth has beaten Rohit PVNS and Khuda Baksh to win the title – Indian Idol 9. Another Telugu singer among the three finalists, Rohit PVNS, stood as the second runner-up.
The last time, a Telugu singer won the title was Sreeram Chandra in 2010. He won Indian Idol 5.
The three judges for the Indian Idol 9 Grand Final were Anu Malik, Sonu Nigam and Farah Khan who had a tough task given the talent displayed by the three finalists.
Khuda Baksh was the first contestant to perform in the Grand Final who rapped to Anu Malik’s astonishment, and performed to a Punjabi song as well as Kaala Chashma. He’s followed by LN Revanth who sung ‘De Di’ from Airlift, ‘Ude Dil Befikre’ from Befikre and ‘Janam Janam’ from Dilwale. Revanth shook his legs with Raveena Tandon to Ishq Ladaye. Rohit PVNS has sung ‘Aayat’ from Bajirao Mastani and he also sang ‘Sooraj Dooba Hai’ from Roy.