For almost three months, Indian Idol season 11 was out and the show was quite successful in the country. Nevertheless, every good thing comes to an end and the same thing has happened with Indian Idol 11. Sunny Hindustani took the trophy of Indian Idol 11 and now he is one of the most popular people in Bigg Boss.
Alongside the trophy, the young and talented singer has accumulated the cash prize of ₹25 lakhs. Also, the young singer has also been given an opportunity to sing in one of the forthcoming projects curated by T-Series. Even since the eleventh season of Indian Idol came into being, Hindustani has been one of the most talked-about contestants. So who is Sunny Hindustani?
What is the real name of the winner of Indian Idol 11?
The 21-year-old singer, Sunny Hindustani has a very different name, his real name is Sunny Malik. In addition to this, Sunny Malik also has a pet name or a nickname, i.e., Ladoo. His family comprises of a mother, brother, and three sisters.
From a very tender age, Sunny Hindustani wanted to become a singer. He finally got to shine and fulfill his dream after featuring in the reality show, Indian Idol.
What made Sunny Hindustani popular?
Even since the judges heard the voice of Sunny, he immediately pointed out that his voice resembles that of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. After this, his journey is Indian Idol became a straight journey were winning for him was inevitable.
In the finale episode, Sunny Hindustani sang the melodious song Bhar Do Jholi Meri alongside Halka Halka Suroor. Even the chief guests, Neena Gupta and Ayushmann Khurrana praised his singing prowess.
On the other hand, the first couple of runners-up Rohit Raut & Ankona Mukherjee received ₹5 lakh. Additionally, Ridham Kalyan & Adriz Ghosh won the fourth and the fifth places in the show and bagged ₹3 lakhs each.