September, 2016 – Max Life Insurance, one of India’s leading life insurance companies has launched albums of the winners, Tannishtha Puri (Junior category) and Maithili Thakur (Senior category) of ‘i-genius Young Singing Stars’ Season 2 in association with Universal Music India. Season 2 saw participation from over 1 lakh children across three age groups – Primary- 4-7 years, i-genius Junior – 8 – 11 years and i-genius Senior – 12-15 years.
The proud winner in the Junior Category, Tannishtha Puri, launched her album entitled ‘Saawre’ and Maithili Thakur, winner in the Senior Category launched her album ‘Ya Rabba’. Both albums were a compilation of all original compositions by passionate entrepreneur turned music composer, Shameer Tandon, who has worked with all living legends of Bollywood like Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle who lent their voices to his National Award winning hit compositions like Kitne Ajeeb Rishtey, Hazoor E Ala (Page 3).
The Runners’ up album titled ‘Classics Revisited II’ featured performances from Chahat Malhotra, Sonakshi Kar, Chirag Kotwal, Chelsy Behura, Keerthana Chandra, Arth Kumar and Harmanpreet Singh has also been released. This album includes renditions of various covers that have been harmoniously crafted in a manner that showcases each child’s vocal strengths. The music on this album has been remixed by renowned DJ and Music Producer- DJ AKS.
All three albums, ‘Saawre’, ‘YaRabba’ and ‘Classics Revisited II’ are now available worldwide across all platforms.