10 February 2017
Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations and it stands true for Parakhjeet Singh, contesting for the most coveted title in &TV’s The Voice India Season 2.The Punjabi munda who hails from Sangrur has been learning music from Yasin Darbar for past 9 years with a dream to make it big in music the industry. Through the show, Parakhjeet has gained mentorship under Bollywood’s blue eyed boy, singer Shaan and composer Salim. And there seems to be no looking back for this young lad who has made it to the Top 12 on the show basis his undisputed performance. Parakhjeet took a few days off from the rehearsals and visited Chandigarh to meet his well-wishers.
Parakhjeet’s soulful voice won everyone’s heart when he performed the song ‘IkkKudi’ way back in the blind auditions. Initially a part of team Salim, he was soon stolen by Shaan. Under Shaan’s tutelage, Parakhjeet is now a much confident singer and continues to charm the audience.
On his visit to Chandigarh, Parakhjeet said,“Chandigarh is a beautiful city and I have stayed in this city with my friends. I have spent maximum time in Sector 17. My friends in Chandigarh have been an important part of my musical journey and I am extremely happy to be back in the city. The Voice India has been a great experience and is definitely a turning point in my career. It feels wonderful that such renowned names in the industry see a winner in you. Its only motivating. I hope the audience also feels alike and I hope they vote for me wholeheartedly. It has been a humbling experience to come back to home ground and be part of all the love and good wishes showered by the people here.”
Coach Shaan, who is exceptionally fond of Parakhjeet, said, “Parakhjeet is extremely hard working and a focused boy. There is something special about his voice quality. I wish the very best for him. As a singer, I can only guide him… but the efforts are going to be his. I am happy that Parakhjeet visited Chandigarh and could spend time with his loved ones. I am sure he will be back with even more energy and positivity”.