LV Revanth Kumar is crowned Indian Idol winner of Season 9 by Sachin Tendulkar

TOP 3 finalists Khuda Baksh, PVNS Rohit & LV Revanth on Indian Idol 9

LV Revanth Kumar beats out his competitors PVNS Rohit and Khuda Baksh in season 9 finale to win Indian Idol

LV Revanth Kumar, Khuda Baksh and PVNS Rohit earned their way into the top 3 of the Indian Idol 9 final.  After an exciting season finale which featured comedian Sunil Grover – who returned to the stage as Dr. Mashoor Gulati and Rinku Bhabhi – along with singer Sonu Nigam and more, Kumar was crowned as the winner of the Indian singing reality show by none other than cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar.

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Khuda Baksh with Sunil Grover (Rinku Bhabhi), LV Revanth and PVNS Rohit Naga on Indian Idol Season 9 Grand Finale

Kumar, who is from Vishakapatnam, won the hearts of Indians and along with the title, he also takes home prize money of 25 lakh Indian rupees, a Mahindra KUV100 along with a coveted music contract with a record label – Sony Music.

LV Revanth Kumar on Indian Idol S9 Grand Finale
Revanth Kumar shakes a leg with Raveena Tandon on Indian Idol S9 Grand Finale

Revanth gave a fiery performance at the Grand Finale, dancing and singing hit Bollywood songs. The Indian Idol Season 9 winner even shook a leg with Raveena Tandon on the show!

Kuda Baksh came in second, while Rohit took the third position at this year’s Indian Idol. Both contestants won a prize money of Rs. 5 lakhs.

Hearty congratulations to Tollywood singer LV Revanth on becoming Indian Idol 2017!