K for Kishore is a celebration of the legendary Kishore Kumar; who was not only a singer par excellence but an actor, director, producer, lyricist and music director.
Dedicated to Kishore Kumar, twelve singers pay tribute his legendary voice, singing only the evergreen Kishore Kumar songs, bringing alive his passion and for some, madness. The age of participants attests to the appeal of Kishore Kumar, who are anywhere from 20 to 60 years of age.
The participants sing the widest range of song Kishore Kumar sang, with all the moods and emotions : comedy, romantic, sad. The show features songs sung for evergreen actors Dev Anand, Rajesh Khanna and Amitabh Bachchan and also the pioneers of hindi film music – directors like RD Burman, SD Burman, Shankar Jaikishen, Laxmikant – Pyarelal, and many others.
The participants are be judged and scrutinized by judges of the caliber of Bappi Lahiri, Sudesh Bhonsale and a guest celebrity judge of the every episode.
The performers while singing, transform themselves into the actors who were screened in the original songs.
Watch K for Kishore every Friday and Saturday at 9 PM on Sony Entertainment Television.