WATCH This ‘BGT’ Dancer’s Viral ‘India’s Got Talent’ Audition
You might have seen Akshat Singh’s Golden Buzzer audition for Britain’s Got Talent, but did you know he’s appeared on another talent show? The young dancer went viral for his moves on India’s Got Talent.
Akshat was just 8 years old when he auditioned for the show. His dancing entertained the judges, and the video has racked up over 15 million views since 2014. Check out his performance below.
Akshat Singh Auditions For ‘India’s Got Talent’
Akshat rode out on a motorbike wearing a police uniform and sunglasses. He proceeded to do splits, handstands, spins, and flips. The audience cheered him on as he performed, and the judges couldn’t stop smiling.
Akshat had a ton of energy and attitude. At one point, he danced up to the judges’ table, and judge Malaika Arora Khan got up to dance with him. Akshat’s performance received a standing ovation from the judges and the India’s Got Talent audience.
Judge Kirron Kher praised Akshat’s performance, complimenting his flexibility and his facial expressions. Although he didn’t win the season, his performance clearly made an impression.
Akshat Went On To Compete On ‘BGT’
Before India’s Got Talent, Akshat appeared on a Bengali dance show called Dance Bangla Dance. After India’s Got Talent, he appeared on Australia’s Little Big Shots and The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
In 2019, at age 13, Akshat auditioned for Britain’s Got Talent. The judges loved his dance moves, and he received the Golden Buzzer from hosts Ant and Dec. He shared his motto, “To make everyone happy and show everyone that nothing is impossible in our life.”
Akshat made it to the semifinals of BGT. Now 15, Akshat has appeared in the Indian films Ayal Njanalla and Lakshmi. You can follow him on Instagram, where he also posts motivational videos.
Check out Akshat’s audition for Britain’s Got Talent in the video above, as well as several other acts we love from India, including V. Unbeatable and BAD Salsa.