Rising star 2019 Wiinner Aftab Singh
Rising star 2019 Wiinner Aftab Singh. A 12-year-old singer from Punjab, Aftab Singh, was announced the winner of reality TV show Rising Star 3 on Saturday night.
He said he is a big fan of superstar Salman Khan and wants to sing for him one day.
After impressing the viewers with numerous melodious performances for almost three months, Rising Star 3 has finally concluded with the announcement of its winner.
Faridkot Punjab’s Aftab Singh is the winner of Rising Star 3. Aftab who was youngest among the four finalists walked home with the prestigious trophy and cash prize of Rs. 10 lakh.
12-year-old Aftab learns music from his father Mahesh Singh. He has also participated in Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li’l Champs 2017 and was among top 7. Aftab was the first to get the ticket to finale.
“I am on cloud nine. I didn’t even expect to be one of the finalists. It’s like a dream come true. This win means that a lot to me,” Aftab told IANS.
Aftab, who was youngest among other three finalists, took home the winning trophy and Rs 10 lakh cash prize.
On winning the show, Aftab said he would like to dedicate the triumph to his father.
“My father is my inspiration.
He has struggled a lot in his life. I don’t belong to a rich family. I have seen my father’s hardwork.
He has done a lot to make me reach at this platform. It’s not my win … It’s his win,” Aftab added. Hosted by Aditya Narayan, the third season of Colors TV show Rising Star was judged by Shankar Mahadevan, Neeti Mohan and Diljit Dosanjh.