Reality TV talent hunt shows are one of the most viewed and highest rated genres of TV shows all around the world, and certainly, India is no different. A country of over 1 billion people is sure to have a vast amount of talent, whether it be singing, dancing, cooking, or any other form of art. There have been quite a plethora of these types of ‘Talent Hunt Shows’ but no one quite as unique as Dil Hai Hindustani. The producers of the show are Ranjeet Thakur and Hemant Ruprell and the distributors are Star India. The show is broadcasted on Star Plus every weekend night. This is a singing talent hunt show where age is no bar, and neither is the nationality. .Yes, the unique part about this show is that contestants between 10 to 50 years, from any country, can participate if they can sing Hindi songs.
The show is judged by famous Bollywood movies director Karan Johar, celebrity music director ShekharRavjiani, immensely talented playback singer ShalmaliKholgade and the youth-icon cum rapperBadshah.Dil Hai Hindustani is a musical extravaganza where upcoming talent in singing from around the globe is welcomed. Singers performing in any musical genre and form - solo, duet as well as group; be it with or without their own musicians, participated in the show; some of the top solo contestants include Haitham Mohammed Rafi from Muscat, Oman, Ben Parag from New York City, United States of America, Simran Raj and Siddhant Nag from Delhi, India. Top performers in duet category include Shashwati&Ankita from Kolkata, India.
In groups category, BarnaliHota& Euphony Official from Bhubaneswar, & Mumbai Kalyan India as well as FakiraKheta& Group Barmer, from Rajasthan, India were among the top performers. To top it all off, just like other famous reality TV talent hunt shows, the audience are left speechless with amazing performances from celebrities like Badshah, Mika, Sunidhi Chauhan and guest appearances from major Bollywood stars like Akshay Kumar, Huma Qureshi, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhat, and KanganaRanaut. With a pinch of humour and bucket-loads of pure and rare talent, this show is a must watch for all the viewers who love Reality TV shows like India’s Got Talent, Indian Idol etc. Viewers can also watch Dil Hai Hindustani online, on Premium at 6 PM IST, the same day of the telecast, or for free at 7 AM IST, a day after telecast on Hotstar.