Rising Star 2: Hemant Brijwasi takes home winner's trophy

Rising Star Season 2 Winner Name Grand Finale Episode 15th April 2018 Runner Up and Prize Money

Rising Star 2: Hemant Brijwasi takes home winner's trophy

Rising Star 2 victor Hemant Brijwasi had earlier participated in India's Got Talent.

He won a prize money of Rs. 20 lakh.

The grand finale of Rising Star season 2 on Colors proved to be a blockbuster affair with exciting performances from judges and contestants. As soon as Hemant took to the stage, he mesmerised the audience with his performance on Alvida from Life in a Metro.

Shire to Sell Oncology Unit for $2.4 Billion to Servier
Still, given the small contribution of the cancer business to Shire's overall profits, Deutsche Bank analysts said this was unlikely to be a deal breaker.

Hemant took the stage on fire whenever he performed on the stage of Rising Star season 2. He was a participant in India's Got Talent in 2016 and Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar 2 as well. After the shocking eliminations of Akhtar Brothers and Chetan Brijwasi from the penultimate round on Saturday night; Hemant Brijwasi, Rohanpreet Singh, Zaid Ali and Vishnumaya emerged as the top four contestants who will compete in the final terminal. The Saturday night episode opened with the theme song - Uthao Soch Ki Deewar - crooned by the judging trio singer-composer Shankar Mahadevan, singer-actress Monali Thakur and the heartthrob like Diljit Dosanjh.

The semi-finale saw all the six contestants striving hard to win the prestigious season of the interactive singing reality show. While Zaid was eliminated after the first round, there was still a close tie between the remaining three and it was hard to tell who will win the show till the last minute.

While Rohanpreet impressed all with his rendition of Khuda Jaane from Bachna Ae Haseeno, Vishnumaya sang Silsila Ye Chaahat Ka from Devdas.

Famed 'Boys Don't Cry' lawyer immolates self in ecology protest
Mr Teena's story was the subject of the 1999 film Boys Don't Cry and Hilary Swank won an Oscar for her portrayal of him. He was an urban gardener at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden , running a large-scale composting operation.

Both the singers scored 78 per cent votes from the audience in the nail-biting second round.

After winning Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs in 2009, Hemant Brijwasi surprised the audience with his soul-stirring performances in Rising Star 2.

Rising Star 2 was one of the most loved shows on the small screen, all thanks to the awesome and talented contestants. The episode where the contestants paid tribute to Sridevi by inviting singers Kavita Krishnamurthy was also one of the highest watched episodes of the show.

Comey says it's possible Russians compromised Trump
Comey said he does not know "what's behind" Trump's reluctance to criticise Russian President Vladimir Putin in public. Comey said he grew more wary when the chyron eventually changed to reflect that he had been fired.

Latest News