Amrita TV’s Super Star Junior-2 Ends with the Crowning of Parvathy,Ibi & Anwar
Parvathy has been anointed as the Super Star in Amrita TV’s prestigious 8 month long reality show for the best singer in the 11-15 age group, ‘Super Star Junior -2’.In the Grand Finale held on the 11th of April, 2009 in Trivandrum, she rode the very crests of melody to claim the coveted crown as her own.
Parvathy received the winner’s purse of Rs.5 lakhs from another super star -of the silver screen – Suresh Gopi, who was the Chief Guest of the Finale.
Ibi took home the second prize of Rs.3 lakhs while Anwar bagged the third spot and the two lakhs which went with it, in a feast of melody that was witnessed live by music lovers across over the globe.
In the three-tiered final round of the contest, with a performance that had overtones of the genius, X scaled the pitches of perfection to keep the competition at bay and pip them at the post.
Interspersing the nerve racking rounds that had the viewers at the edge of their seats, were other musical and dance performances –latest hits by playback singers Benny Dayal and Malgudi Shuba, performances by budding starlet Shamna Kasim and globe trotting pianist Stephen Devassy – that helped to let off steam and lent greater harmony to the musical nite.
While the three finalists strummed the chords of their talent to deliver their best in the round that mattered the most, the winner was being notched up by the SMS votes flowing in ceaselessly from every continent in the world.
When the last prize had been given and the 3 hour long Finale which had kept the capacity crowd in melodious raptures ended, ‘Super Star Junior-2’ became a milestone of a programme, against which new shows would be measured in the future.