Apart from the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs Season 5 trophy, he also took home a car.
His dream is to one day playback for superstar Shah Rukh Khan.
“I’m very happy and thankful to the audience for choosing me as the winner. It was a memorable journey. I would like to dedicate this win to my parents and to those who voted for me throughout the season.” stated an elated Gagan Gaonkar.
Gagan was pitted against Keshav Tyohar, Ridham Kalyan, Aishwarya Saha and Arunita Kanjilal. Keshav and Aishwarya were the first and the second runner-up respectively.
The first runner-up took home a cash prize of Rs 300,000, while the second runner-up received Rs 200,000. Zee Music Company will also launch an album with the top five finalists. One lucky finalist will also get a Bollywood break.
In the finale episode, Gagan performed on songs like Main Toh Superman from Tevar, Khali Peeli Rokne Ka Nahi from Phata Poster Niklha Hero and Jumme Ki Raat from Kick, all of which have been originally sung by Mika Singh.
“I can’t believe I am holding this coveted trophy in my hand and this truly is the best moment of my life! The show has given me a chance to meet and perform in front of legendary singers and musicians like Asha Tai and Sonu Niigam and I am glad for this opportunity. I am grateful to the audiences for voting for me and showering me with so much love.” added the winner.
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs Season 5 grand finale saw coming together of singers Sonu Nigam, Shaan and Aditya Narayan, for a performance.
The enthralled the audiences with a medley of chartbuster songs like Tattad Tattad from Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ram-Leela, Koi Kahe Kehta Rahe from Dil Chahta Hai, All Izz Well from 3 Idiots and many more.
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L’il Champs Season 5 was judged by singers Shaan and Monali Thakur and Alka Yagnik. The show was was hosted by Aditya Narayan.
Here’s wishing the super talented kid all the best for a great future ahead.
Wonder boy, Gagan Gaonkar, thirteen, from Udupi, Karnataka, won the coveted trophy of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa L'il Champs Season 5. Apart from the Sa Re Ga ...2.5