Mumbai, July 20 Contestants of “Indian Idol 6″ are set to pay a tribute to late superstar Rajesh Khanna by singing some of his popular tracks on the show.
A special Rajesh Khanna tribute episode of the singing reality show “Indian Idol 6″ will be aired on Sony channel Saturday, in remembrance of the actor, who passed away Wednesday morning following prolonged illness. He was 69.
Several memorable numbers like “Mere Sapnon ki Raani”, “Jai jai shiv shankar”, “Zindagi kaisi hai paheli” and “Achha to hum chalte hain” were picturised on him in his prime, and they continue to enthrall his fans.
Contestant of “Indian Idol 6″ will sing songs like “Zindagi pyar ka geet hai”, “Zindagi ka safar hai ye kaisa safar” and “Kora kagaz tha yeh mann mera”.
Neeraj Shridhar leaves Ravi Kishan’s son joyous
Ravi Kishan’s son was overjoyed when he found out that his dad has to dance to Neeraj Shridhar’s live tunes in the upcoming episode of “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5″ because it allowed him to meet his favourite singer.
Ravi’s son Saksham came on the sets of the dance reality show to cheer his father, but was happy to meet Neeraj, who has sung his latest favourite song “Tum hi ho bandhu” from the film “Cocktail”.
When Saksham found out that his father was going to perform with Neeraj, he insisted that he wanted to meet the singer.
Neeraj will be seen belting out his peppy number for Saksham and everyone watched as the young boy looked on with starry eyes at the singer and hummed along with him.
No big deal about a leap: Sumona Chakravarti
Even when many supporting actors from “Bade Achche Lagte Hain” made an exit from the TV show after a five-year leap in the story, actress Sumona Chakravarti, who plays Natasha Kapoor, chose to stay.
“We weren’t required to take a leap from being 20 years old to being 40 (years old). There wasn’t much change in the look. In fact, I was quite excited about the leap,” Sumona told IANS.
In the show, Sumona plays protagonist Ram Kapoor’s sister.