By Hindustan Times
Mumbai, April 29 -- It's official. Singer Javed Ali, composer-singers Adnan Sami and Kailash Kher will judge Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li'l Champs' upcoming season that starts towards the last leg of May. Hemant Brijwasi had won the previous season.
This time, the show will last 13 weeks, with two capsules a week. Actor Jay Soni joins last season's hosts, child actors Afsha Musani and Dhairya Sorecha, on the kiddie singing reality show.
And unlike other singing contests on the tube, Li'l Champs will feature original compositions prepared by the mentors and rendered by the knee-high contestants. Ashish Golwalkar, head of non-fiction programming, Zee TV, says, "I don't know whether this can be executed, but we have thrown the idea at our mentors