Radio City, India’s leading radio network announces the 12th season of India’s biggest singing talent hunt on the radio - Radio City Super Singer, to uphold its legacy of turning the spotlight onto some of India’s brightest singing stars. Renowned music composer Ghibran would be judging the contestants from Chennai this season. Through Radio City Super Singer, the radio channel encourages aspiring singers by giving them a platform to showcase their singing talent across 39 cities. Keeping in mind, the current situation, Radio City would be executing the 12th season of Radio City Super Singer on air and across social media that will culminate on 20th December 2020.
The auditions for the contest began from 23rd November 2020 wherein aspiring singers can send in their entries till 6th December 2020 via IRVS, Radio City’s microsite, and social media platforms. Post the auditions, 5 contestants will be shortlisted from Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and Kannada speaking regions by esteemed judges - composer Ghibran, music director Chaithan Bharadwaj, Kailash Kher and singer All Ok and singer Sangeeta Rajeev respectively. The top 5 singers across each region, will indulge in the ultimate battle to win the title of Radio City Super Singer 12. The contestants from Chennai will be chosen by music composer Ghibran and through public voting.
Commenting on the launch of the 12th edition of Radio City Super Singer, Radio City`s Chief Executive Officer, Ashit Kukian, said, , “With an aim to spread happiness and positivity amongst people during these tough time, we decided to come back with our tent pole property, Radio City Super Singer Season 12. Radio City has always believed in creating opportunities amidst crisis for the benefit of the city and its citizens. Radio City’s unwavering commitment to nurturing talent has helped this flagship property grow in the last 11 years. Being in its 12th year, Radio City Super Singer has not only grown by scale, but this year we are certain it will exceed its level of engagement amongst listeners. We are grateful for the support we have received so far and hope to see people participating in large numbers this year too and we would like to thank our sponsors who have instilled their faith in this property.
Expressing his thoughts on Radio City Super Singer 12, the widely-acclaimed music composer Ghibran said,“I was thrilled when I was asked to be a part of the jury for Radio City Super Singer. Our country has an immense amount of talent that needs the right platform to identify and allow them to present their skills. Radio City Super Singer has been that platform for the past 11 years. It has the power of making people’s dreams come true and it is an honour for me to be a part of this legacy. I’m excited to see the bunch of talent coming from my home state and I wish the contestants all the very best!’
This year, owing to the pandemic, the month-long event will be hosted live on-air across the channel`s 39 stations.
To audition, the participants in Chennai can upupload their entries on https://www.radiocity.in/rcss/ or call on 7845911911. So, strengthen your vocal cords and let the big battle begin!