Nachiket Lele Born on 28 November 1996 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Nachiket Lele had lamented the song since childhood and is a contestant of the Indian Idol 2020 season 12 and has appeared on the show and many more. He is the son of Sri Niwas and Ashwini Lele.
Nachiket was the winner of the Marathi Sa Re Ga Ma Pa in 2017-2018. This earned him recognition and a huge fan following. Recently Nachiket Lele became a contestant of Sony TV show Indian Idol 2020 Season 12.
Nachiket Lele has completed his B.Sc in Aeronautics. He has won many awards like Zee Marathi Saregamapa Mahavijeta 2017-2018, All India Marathi Natyaparishad – Sarvatoksha Gaikar Natya Puraskar (Sangeet Matyagriha), Daji Bhatwadekar Award 2016, Akashvani Graded Artist. He also worked for Sangeet Matsyagandha, Shatajnama Shoditana, Anadi Mere Anant, Swar Hridayantar. He also worked with Pt Hridaynath Mangeshkar, Asha Khadilkar, Kamlesh Bhadakkamkar.
Vishal Dadlani was instrumental in the Indian Idol 2020 season 12 season by Nachiket Lele, who turned to music after completing his studies, surprised all the judges of the show with his versatility. In the first phase, he influenced the judges by singing Rafi by Madan Mohan’s classic Mil Tum Jo Mil Gaya Ho. And then during the theater phase, he sang a completely different kind of song – Phool Gendava a marrow which was originally sung by Manna.
Although the judges were impressed with the singing, they did not give him the Golden Mic. Instead, when Nachiket revealed that he is regularly performing and singing Marathi theater at the same time, they asked him to come on stage in that avatar. Nachiket Lele was stunned when the Maharashtrian came on stage in the show. Also, when he sang the post of Bal Gandharva from a Marathi play and recreated the magic of the master of music, Vishal Dadlani became obsolete.