Amit Paul

Amit Paul

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Amit Paul Profile

  • Name:
  • Amit Paul
  • Father:
  • Deepak Paul
  • Mother:
  • Jaya Paul

Amit Paul Biography

Amit Paul is a singer who shot to fame after becoming the runner-up in India’s biggest singing talent hunt show – Indian Idol Season 3. He lost to Prashant Tamang of Darjeeling in a big gap of votes in the finals. However Amit later became a promising young voice of Indian music industry. Apart from Bollywood he rendered his voice to Bengali and Nepali movies also. He sang the popular song - Pyaar Ki Dastaan (Luck By Chance), directed by Soya Aktar. The music was composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and Mahalaxmi Iyer was his co-singer for this melodious track.


Amit belongs to Shillong, Meghalaya and he was born to Deepak Paul and Jaya Paul. He was into the family business of garment industry before his foray to India’s reality singing show – Indian Idol. Since younger days, Amit dreamt to become a singer though he has not taken formal training in music. Indian Idol gave him a good platform for his singing career in future. Though he lost the game in the middle, he was brought back to the show as a wild card entry and was able to sustain till the finals, where he finally got beaten up by Prashant Tamang, who was audience’ favourite.


He later appeared in the new game show Ek Se Badhkar Ek, where he was paired with Rajshree Thakur. The pair had to quit the show in the middle due to personal commitments. Amit also appeared on the musical game show - K for Kishore. After Indian Idol, he received numerous shows and he has performed in India and abroad. Luck by Chance – was his debut Bollywood movie as a singer. But later he diminished from the public eye. North East India has given some outstanding talents to Indian music and a few budding stars through reality shows like Indian Idol and Amit is definitely one among those budding young singers.

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Updated: December 24, 2015

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