Colors Rising Star 2016 Audition & Online Registration Details


Colors TV presents Rising Star a singing competition for aspiring singers to identifying the best singing talent in a unique and innovative manner based on the Format. The show will be judged by Bollywood famous singer Shankar Mahadevan and Punjabi singer Diljit Dosanjh. It was based on the international franchise series Rising Star singing competition. The Colors Rising Star 2016 audition and online registration details are below.

After giving a platform to singers of countries like Israel, USA, Russia, Indonesia, Argentina and more, the show is finally coming to India. Rising Star is a unique format that promises to be the next level in TV programming, as for the first time ever, the audience will watch a show absolutely LIVE.



The minimum age required for participation in this Audition should be 6 years and above at the time of registration. If you any query pertaining to the participation in the Audition/ uploading the Audition Video, then Participant may submit CLICK HERE or send an email at

Date: 5th & 6th November
Venue: Guru Harkrishan Public School , Poorvi Marg, Vasant Vihar, , New Delhi, Delhi – 110057

Date: 12th & 13th November
Venue: H.K. College of Pharmacy HK Building, Relief road, Pratiksha Nagar, Oshiwara, Jogeshwari (W), Mumbai – 400102

Dubai & Middle East
Date: 25th December
Venue: Melia Hotel, Bur Dubai, UAE.

Date: 4th December
Venue: Satluj Public School, Sector-4, Panchkula, Haryana -134112

Date: 11th December
Venue: G. D. Goenka Public School, Sector-B, Sushant Golf City,  Amar Shaheed Path, Ansal API, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226030

Date: 17th & 18th December
Venue: Narula Institute of Technology 81, Nilgunj Road, Agarpara, Kolkata- 700109

Date: 21st December
Venue: Royal Group of  Institutions Betkuchi, Opp.Tirupati Balaji Temple, NH 37, Guwahati-781035, Assam

City Date
Jammu 15th November
Ranchi 15th November
Jamshedpur 16th November
Amritsar 17th November
Ludhiana 18th November
Bhuwaneshwar 18th November
Varanasi 20th November
Hyderabad 20th November
Shillong 22nd November
Bengaluru 22nd November
Siliguri 24th November
Jaipur 24th November
Nagpur 26th November
Vadodara 26th November
Raipur 27th November
Indore 27th November
Bhopal 28th November
Jabalpur 29th November

Colors Rising Star 2016 Online Registration Details

To participate in the show you must Indian citizens residing in India and your age should be 6 years and above and you can perform as a Solo, Duet, Trio or Group Act, as long as you can sing you can compete to be India’s next RISING STAR! Your participation in the Audition shall only be considered upon Your submission of all the details as required and displayed on the registration form and upon submission of the Audition Video.

To register for Rising Star 2016 auditions click here

OR SMS ‘RisingStar’ and send it to 56882

You shall be required to enter Your name, contact details and other details as required in the online form as displayed on the Website / Colors App and upload Your Audition Video on the Website or through the Colors App.

The Audition Period starts from 16th October 2016 and concludes on 18th December 2016. The Audition Period may be extended and/or modified at the sole discretion of Viacom18 and the same shall be updated on the Website/Colors App.

Requirements of the Audition Video:
i) The Audition Video should contain a song as sung and recorded by the Participant in his / her voice. The Participant at its discretion may or may not use the musical instruments while recording the Audition Video.
ii) Duration of the Audition Video: the Participant shall ensure that the maximum duration of the Audition Video shall be 3 minutes and any Audition Video exceeding the aforesaid criteria shall be rejected.
iii) Size of the Audition Video: The maximum permitted size of the Audition Video can be 10 MB.
iv) Technical Specifications: The Audition Video file can be uploaded by the Participant in the following formats: Avi, mpeg, Mp4.
v) Number of times the Audition Video can be uploaded on the Website / Colors App: The Participant may upload his/her Audition Video on the Website and/or Colors App, multiple number of times before the Closing hours of the Audition Period.
vi) Viacom18 at its sole discretion may either select the Audition Video as submitted on the Website or the Audition Video as submitted on Colors App by the same Participant as an entry for the purpose of Audition and subsequent selection.

The format of the show is slightly different as in this show, during each performance, the audience has to decide in real time whether or not a contestant was sent through to the next round by using a voting.

The performance of contestants begins with the contestant singing behind a wall and wall is removed only when contestant reaches 70% votes and goes to the next round of the competition. Only a limited number of the contestants get the chance of actually performing during the show.

Rising Star 2016 Audition Details

The audition dates & venue and online registration details will be updated here soon as it officially announces by Colors TV.

So for all latest audition updates, stay tuned with us or like us on Facebook.

Viacom18 Media Private Limited is an organizer of the Rising Star Indian version which is based on the original format of “Hakochav Haba” owned by Keshet Broadcasting International Ltd.