India’s Got Talent 7 finally wrapped up with the 13-year-old flautist Suleiman winning the current season. Read on to find his age, profile, early life and wiki details.
He was awarded prize money of Rs 50 lakh and the gorgeous Maruti Suzuki’s Celerio. He beat the 5 finale contestants, Papai & Antra, Akash & Atharva, Nitish & Group and Trishna for the prestigious prize.
He accredits his father and guru maestro Hariprasad Chaurasia for his success. His finale performance was on A R Rahman’s Taal Se Taal Mila. The judges were so impressed that they gave a full 30 on 30 and a standing ovation too. No other contestant was awarded a perfect 30.
The audience vote played a big role in his win. He received the highest number of votes and then a perfect 30 from the judges cemented his place as a winner. Suleiman’s amazing performance received accolades from Salman Khan too.
The boy of few words is a teen at heart. With such a huge talent, his upbringing have been stress free as any other teen. Suleiman hails from Amritsar and took flute-playing lessons from his father, an eminent flautist himself. He is playing flute since he was three. He like Bollywood action movies and adores John Abraham. The makers gave him the chance to meet his favorite star in the finale itself.
Along with flute, he also knows how to play the tabla, keyboard, harmonium and guitar. The success in IGT wont get over his head as his future plans are to study for his upcoming 9th class exams!