Audience votes add suspense element to TV reality shows: Shaan

Dubai, Oct 5 (IANS) Do audience votes really help in identifying the actual singing talent in television reality shows? Views differ, but what audience votes do is to add the suspense element to such shows, according to well-known Bollywood playback singer and reality show host Shaan.

"Left to the judges, they can listen to everyone three or four times at the most and they can tell you that he or she is your best singer," Shaan told IANS here in a freewheeling interview.

"But that sense of uncertainty, that sense of suspense... Who is gone this time? What is going to happen? It all