Almost every time after singing idol shows took off every year, another TV channel picked up the legendary singing competition for a new season to hunt the new talents in singing. This has been going for over a decade and hence we all have come to know about the new singing talents in our country.
Charit Dixit is famous for being a final contestant in India’s biggest musical reality show
Indian Idol on Sony TV. He appeared in Indian Idol - season 1, but was rejected. Yet music composer
Anu Malik stood like a rock behind this young talent and advised him not to give up hopes.
Composer Anu Malik told him to have patience and asked him to play a few more musical instruments in order to become an expert singer. On Anu Malik’s advice, the budding singer left Rajasthan and shifted to Ahmedabad. In the later five years, Charit Dixit fully got engaged in learning classical music, even had learned to play few musical instruments like harmonium, flute, mouth organ, dholak etc. Thus, he had prepared himself for the show once again.
Before giving audition for the reality shows, he was an acclaimed singer in AIR in Rajasthan. In the season-6 of reality show Indian Idol, the singer got eliminated (2012), which had judges like singers
Sunidhi Chauhan and
Asha Bhosle. Although he failed in his attempt at becoming the winner in the Indian Idol contest, the aspirant singer wants to make singing as his profession still.
Some of the famous songs he had sung included 'Aao meelon chalen', 'Kal ho na ho', 'tu hi re', 'meri maa' in Idea Bharat Ki Shaan singing star contest.
The singer now takes part in some singing shows in various cities like Punjab, Chandigarh, and Ahmedabad and also performs in resorts and enthrall the viewers with his melodious voice. Currently, he is married to Rini Pandya Dixit. The singer has met legendary singers like
Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle and got blessings from them. It is believed that the singer has performed on stage with legendary singer
Gurdas Maan in a rockstar program.
In order to remain attached to some profession, the singer was a trainee in a pharmaceutical company Zydus Cadila Healthcare in Ahmedabad a few years before. He still maintains his career in the pharmaceutical company.
Charit is well known for re-mix of the ‘Sunn Raha Hai Na Tu Orchestral Mix’, a track from '
Aashiqui 2'. This famous original track is sung by
Ankit Tiwari and
With every channel launching its own singing show, most contestants on these shows just get their fame, but there are a few who've stood the test of time. Charit Dixit is one such singer who stood the test of time and still enthralling the audiences with his magic voice in various cities today.
It is only a few contestants like Shreya Ghoshal and Sunidhi Chauhan became names in the industry, others kept singing either for private albums or even held stage shows later on. Few, however, could become
Sonu Nigam, Shaan,
Mohit Chauhan or
Monali Thakur even.
Currently, the singer lives in Mumbai and is a great fan of actor
Salman Khan. Hope Salman gives him a break in playback singing for his movies. Nobody can predict one’s future. Hope the singer will keep trying and maintain his best link with the Mumbai film industry. It is for this reason, the singer has shifted from Vadodara to Mumbai now.