For Punjabi singer Sur Sagar, nothing is impossible and only sky is the limit!
One of the much-coveted music shows of India – Sa Re Ga Ma Pa has provided a platform to an array of singers and artists to showcase their talent and reach the zenith of success. And this time, the Punjabi version of this reality show has given the wings of success to Sur Sagar who won a million hearts for his musical talent and skills.
The larger than life Punjabi version of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa concluded on 15th August. It was judged by the stalwarts of the entertainment industry including Richa Sharma, Sonu Kakkar and Music Director, Jaidev Kumar. The Musical Journey Hailing his roots from a humble family in Nawanshahr, Sur Sagar was born to the great devotional singer, Sukha Ram Saroa who trained him in music since a very young age.
“I started learning music at a mere age of 6 years and my passion for music kept on growing with each passing day. I am really grateful to my father who not only helped me learn the intricacies of music, but also encouraged me unconditionally to always put my best foot forward,” shared Sagar who pursued a Masters in Music from the Panjab University, Chandigarh to hone his expertise.
After completing his Masters, Sur Sagar tried his luck with different music labels and launched a few Punjabi music tracks including Door and Tere Nain.
Becoming the Music Maestro
Sur Sagar’s life changed for good when he won the Punjabi version of Sa Re Ga Ma Pa. The journey which started with silent auditions amongst over a thousand candidates, eventually led him garner love and fame from the platform.
While providing an insider’s view into his journey, Sur Sagar shared, “I had never participated in any reality show earlier and I am really grateful that I got this opportunity through Sa Re Ga Ma Pa. It was indeed a great learning experience. I would like to thank my Guru ji, Shamshad Ali Khan for training me so well that I could win the reality show and my wife, Jyoti who always loved me and made me have faith in my ability.”
“My dear friends Mann Sagar, Shubham Lodhi, Rahul Rustam, Mehak Bhamotra and Mamta Bhardwaj made Sa Re Ga Ma Pa’s journey even more enriching and memorable,” he further added.
The mentor of the show, Gurdas Maan shared, “A heartedly congratulations to the winner Sur Sagar, and the top contestants Shubham Lodhi and Mehak Bhambotra. I want to congratulate their parents who brought them up, their mentors who taught them so well and a very big congratulations to Zee Punjabi who took this beautiful initiative and the viewers and all the people out there who love their language, Poets who made this possible. I wish everyone all the happiness, health and prosperity. Above all, I wish Zee Punjabi all the cheers who made this show and I wish they will continue to provide people with the platform they need, and I hope they will come with such concepts soon.”
Long Way to Go!
For Sur Sagar, only sky is the limit. He is working on an array of music tracks which will be released shortly.