The Indian Idol is one of the most established singing shows that has completed its 9 seasons on Indian television. Being a star comes with its perks and disadvantages.
Be it their fashion sense, looks, or even controversies about their personal life, they are constantly under the scanner and are easily slammed, especially for their looks. But the simplest thing about all our Bollywood divas is that they haven’t let the negative vibes engulf them.
Apart from this, it is an incontrovertible fact that celebrities make an enormous effort to seem gorgeous regardless of their age and have the will to seem flawless all their life.
Some of them are natural beauties while some prefer to go under surgical procedures to achieve the desired look. And not only Bollywood actresses, but singers are also amongst the ones who have chosen to look stunning and glamorous.
So, let’s have a look at the drastic transformations of some of the famous Indian idol contestants:
Probably one of the most famous contestants of the Indian Idol so far! Right? Well, the famous song “Mohabatein lutaunga” by singer Abhijeet Sawant gained fame overnight by being the winner of the Indian Idol season 1. Apart from this, Abhijeet was the first runner up of the show Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar and stood third in Asian Idol.
Well, talking about his looks, the singer has drastically transformed himself into a handsome hunk which looks like either puberty or fame was something that hit him hard. Also, the singer even tried his hands at acting with his acting debut in the movie Lottery in 2009.
He also made an appearance at the end of the film Tees Maar Khan. Abhijeet’s last project as a playback singer was in the year 2017 as a duet singer in the song “Rangreza” and has not been seen since the time.
When it comes to refining a career and beauty at the same time, the first name that comes to our mind is this woman from Indian idol season 2, Antara Mitra. Her pretty face and mesmerizing voice made everyone skip a beat with her appearance in the show.
The singer came to fame by becoming a contestant in the popular singing reality shows Indian Idol 2 in 2006.While everyone might have forgotten about this singer, she became more well-known and got recognition for her singing of the Dilwale songs duets Gerua and Janam Janam with Arijit Singh.
Antara along with having a pretty face is a multitalented singer who can sing in multiple languages: Hindi, English, Bengali, and Urdu. Surprising, Right!?
Bhavya is one of the most promising playback singers of the Bollywood industry whose melodious voice and ability to reach heights in life was recognized at the tender age of 5 years when her training in Hindustani Classical music began.
This singer came into the limelight with Indian Idol season 4 where her singing was widely appreciated and she even made it to the top 4 contestants in the show!!
Apart from singing, Bhavya has a keen interest in reading books and is an avid reader with a collection of 1000+ books which probably makes her a Nightingale with a brain. The drastic transformation in the looks of the singer can be easily seen in the pic itself.
The Indian television singer, actor, and host, Meiyang Chang is surprisingly a qualified dentist with a degree of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S). Yes, Chang started his career in 2007 as a contestant in the show Indian Idol where he stood at fifth position.
Following this, he was seen as a host in the next season of Indian idol i.e. season 4, and has never looked back since. Though he had always looked cute, and his transformation from being cute to hot is certainly something worth noticing. His role as Zing in the film Badmaash Company in 2010 certainly perked-up his career.
The song ‘Moh Moh Ke Dhaage’ is still on everyone’s lips! Monali got established in the music industry after her songs – “Khwab Dekhe” (Sexy Lady) and “Zara Zara Touch Me” in 2008.
Apart from being a singer, she has also acted in the film Lakshmi as the main lead and is extremely gorgeous and beautiful. She certainly became the crush for everyone back in 2006 with her appearance as a contestant in Indian Idol season 2.
Though her life was full of miseries, she shined like a star overcoming all her fears. This diva has already won 5 female playback singer awards and has been nominated for 18 awards. Her unbelievable transformation is truly an inspiration for many.
Well, singer Neha Kakkar has been in the news recently after she tied the knot with singer Rohanpreet Singh in a traditional way in Delhi on October 24. Apart from her marriage, the couple’s appearance in the song “Khayal Rakha kar”, poster created a huge buzz in the industry which was misunderstood by her fans as Neha being pregnant just two months post her marriage.
Neha has given various hit songs to the industry ranging from sentimental songs like “hanju” to party songs like “Manali Trance”.Her song “London thumkda” is still considered to be one of the best performances by the singer.
She started her career with the second season of the show Indian Idol. Even after being eliminated early, the singer did not give up and is now considered one of the most established singers in the industry. Her transformation is truly unbelievable.
The heartiest thank you to the singer Bhoomi Trivedi for making us drool over the sensuous song “Ram chahe Leela” from the movie Ram Leela for which she was nominated for 6 awards. She was selected by the judges for Indian idol season 3 however, the singer stepped back from the show as she was suffering from jaundice.
Then in season 4, after being selected again, she again had to quit the show since her aunt died because of breast cancer. But now, see how different she looks!!
Arpita Khan, a contestant from Kolkata is a sensational singer from Indian Idol season 5. Being a student in Sanskrit Honors, this 19-year-old girl started learning music from the very young age of 5 from her guru Jayanto Sarkar and Anu Shila Bose.
She participated in many reality shows and has done playback singing for some of the Bengali movies. The singer has transformed herself beyond everyone’s imagination and looks damn pretty now.
N.C. Karunya who is an Indian playback singer, Youtuber, stage performer, and a Tv show host, got famous by participating in the show Indian idol season 2 post which he became a recording artist by singing for more than 200 projects in Bengali, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Kannada. You can notice how the singer has drastically changed himself now! Handsome right?
This contestant from Indian idol season 1, clean bowled everyone with his mesmerizing looks, voice, and smile. The singer was last seen in October 2020 as a participant in the reality TV show Bigg Boss 14. Cute, right!?