By now, everyone has become a fan of the energetic Indian dance duo, Bad Salsa, and can’t help but love Sonali Majumdar but let’s take a look at this amazing duo before they become famous on America’s Got Talent this year. The pair originally got their start on India’s Got Talent. Check out their super fast performance below that absolutely blew everyone away and put them on the map.
Bad Salsa Dominated The Competition On ‘India’s Got Talent’
The duo consisting of Sonali Majumdar and Maraju Sumanth from Kolkata, India was a hit with the judges on India’s Got Talent. They performed a jam-packed dance after making it past the audition round on the show. Their dance was full of incredibly dangerous tricks and moves, unlike anything you have ever seen before.
The pair received a standing ovation from all three judges and continued to dominate the competition each and every week. If you want to know more about them, you can check out the What’s Hot Video below to learn 10 facts about them that you might not have known. They come from humble beginnings and worked their way up to becoming one of the greatest Indian dance acts of all time.
Sonali and Sumanth won season four of India’s Got Talent in 2012. Sonali was only 7 years old at the time. They absolutely dominated the competition and won by audience votes. Not only did they win money, but also a car they were not yet old enough to drive. The show gained prominence for celebrating underprivileged kids that needed a platform to showcase their talents. And of course, it gained them prominence in India for being one of the greatest dance duos of all time.
This Indian Dance Duo Got To Meet Their Idol
During the finale of India’s Got Talent, Sonali and Sumanth got to meet their idol Shah Rukh Khan, the global phenomenon, actor and producer. Sonali said the moment was special for her because he is her favorite actor. When they were crowned the winners, they shared a moment with Shah Rukh Khan where they got to dance with him and he even lifted up Sonali to give her a kiss on the forehead. Sumanth said that dancing with Shah Rukh Khan during the finale was a dream come true. This was a huge notable moment for Bad Salsa and they will never forget it.
Sonali also competed on Britain’s Got Talent: The Champions with her other partner Sardar. He was actually a finalist on India’s Got Talent seasons six and seven.
Bad Salsa Had An Incredible Journey On ‘AGT’ And Are Still Dancing
Sonali and Sumanth competed on season 15 of ‘AGT’ which just wrapped up filming. Though Brandon Leake was crowned the winner, Bad Salsa certainly established themselves as a fan-favorite in the competition. They made it all the way to the top 10 on the show and got to perform with V. Unbeatable at the finale, coming to America amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Immediately after ‘AGT,’ the pair are already back in the studio dancing and taking on some viral dance challenges.
What did you think of Bad Salsa’s India’s Got Talent and ‘AGT’ performances?