From a middle-class lady to the hullabaloo of the music industry, here is the story of Neha Kakkar that you need to know

Neha Kakkar’s journey from being Indian Idol Contestant to Indian Idol Judge

Sometimes you get what you want because you are born into that situation. But some have to work hard to achieve it. Not everyone has a godfather in the industry, some just take efforts in climbing the chain and making their dream come true.

Imagine this at the age of 16 being the contestant of Indian Idol season 2 and years later coming back to judge the same show that gave you a platform to showcase your talent. Well, that is Neha Kakkar for you. Hailing from a simple family, her father used to sell samosas to make a living. Now she is a buzz in the industry for her voice.

Neha Kakkar was born in Uttarakhand, who later shifted to Delhi. She then along with her brother Tony moved to Mumbai. Her debut song was Dhating Naach for the motion picture ‘Phata Poster Nikhla Hero’ and became instantly famous for her song Sunny Sunny which was a superhit. She also made another chartbuster London Thumakda. She was the judge for Indian Idol season 10 and 11. A great come back from being a contestant on the show to a judge is something that happens out of sheer luck and talent.

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