Sai Charan was crowned the Airtel Super Singer for season 3, at the Grand Finale held at the Chennai Trade Centre, yesterday. Thousands of active and interested audiences witnessed the much expected Airtel Super Singer 3 final, where the four finalists – Sathya Prakash, Pooja, Sai Charan and Santhosh got the greatest opportunity to sing before thousands of LIVE audience for the grand finale. The victory of these singers was judged by the votes of the viewers.
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Launched in July 2010 for the hunt of Tamilnadu’s best singer, the show had reached new heights and redefined the television viewing in Tamilnadu. Many aspiring singers across Coimbatore, Trichy and Chennai took part in the ground auditions of Super Singer and proved their singing mettle in front of many legendary singers. Many innovative rounds like Black & white, Dedication, Unplugged, Western, Classical the show proved to be a success at the end of every round.
The Judges of the show – Srinivas, Unnikrishnan and Sujatha have been a source of inspiration for these budding super singers. The show was graced by legends from the Tamil music industry along with legendary music composer M.S. Viswanathan, music director G.V. Prakash, singers Mano, Unnimenon, Sriram Parthasarathy, Malgudi Suba, Pushpavanam Kuppusamy, and actor Danush, director Selvaragavan and many others.
The crowd was seen in full cheers for the title winner Saicharan when he sang ‘Paatum Naaney Bavamum Naney’ and ‘Mazhaithuli mazhaithuli mannil sangamam’. To make the LIVE finals more interesting, many LIVE performances were in store for the viewers. Popular playback/carnatic singers Nithyashree Mahadevan, Alphonse and many others gave away some exhilarating performances. Actor Danush and G.V. Prakash came together on stage and sung a foot tapping number from their up coming film ‘Mayakkam Enna’. Also Super Singers of the previous season Nikhil Mathew, Ajish, Krishnamoorthy, Alka, were among the few to cheer the audience for the evening.
The winner Saicharan was awarded an apartment worth Rs. 40 laksh. The first runner up Santhosh was given TATA Vista car. The second runner up Sathyaprakash was awarded a cash prize Rs. 3 lakshs and the third runner up Pooja was given a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh.