Salman Ali was announced the winner of the reality singing Sony TV Show Indian Idol Season 10 on 23rd December 2018 night. Zero superstars Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif graced the finale of the show to give a shout out to the finalists. Aside from Salman, alternate runner ups were Nitin Kumar, Ankush Bharadwaj, Neelanjana Ray and Vibhor Parashar.
“I am overwhelmed and speechless right now. The feeling of winning the 10th season of Indian Idol is yet to sink in. Indian Idol and Sony Entertainment Television have given me a platform to realize my dreams and I will always be thankful. I haven’t just learned a lot but I have had the opportunity to perform with and in front of legends from this industry. And more than anything else, I would like to extend my heartfelt gratitude towards the audience who voted for all of us wholeheartedly,” Salman Ali said. A most loved among the gathering of people, Salman appeared the most evident decision to win the Indian Idol 10 trophy. Hailing from Mewat in Haryana, Salman awed the majority with his amazing exhibitions all through the season. Indeed, even big names gracing the show couldn’t quit storing acclaim on him. Shah Rukh even got Salman to sing “Sajda” for him in the finale, while he moved and lip-synced on the equivalent. The youthful artist was left enthusiastic as of late when a disease-stricken fan visited him on the sets. Salman collected near 2 crore votes to win the show.
Facilitated by Manish Paul, Indian Idol 10 was propelled in July. The was Judged by Neha Kakkar, Anu Malik and Vishal Dadlani. Post the MeToo claims against Anu Malik, the music maestro ventured down as the judge. While different artists showed up on the show as a visitor judge, Javed Ali adhered to the arrangement in the later phase of the season.