Rising Star Season 2 Winner Name Grand Finale Episode 15th April 2018 Runner Up and Prize Money: The last night episode of the TV reality shows Rising Star 2 telecast its semi finale, which begins with the anthem of the reality show that is crooned by Shankar Mahadevan, Monali Thakur, and Diljit Dosanjh.
Rohanpreet won the hearts of the audiences after he sung Tum Hi Ho and got 89% votes for his performance, while Hemant Brijwasi's Mast Magan song wowed Alia Bhatt.
The talented singer from Mathura, who never remained in danger zone throughout the season, also won a cash prize of Rs 20 lakh. As soon as Hemant took to the stage, he mesmerised the audience with his performance on Alvida from Life in a Metro.
After an enthralling season, the grand finale of Rising Star 2 on Sunday, was an exciting affair with a close fight between some of the best singers of the season. Hemant had also participated in India's Got Talent. After the shocking eliminations of Akhtar Brothers and Chetan Brijwasi from the penultimate round on Saturday night; Hemant Brijwasi, Rohanpreet Singh, Zaid Ali and Vishnumaya emerged as the top four contestants who will compete in the final terminal. Interestingly, Hemant was also the victor of Sa Re Ga Ma little champs 9 years ago.
Zaid Ali, the youngest contestant of the season, was eliminated from the first round.
While Rohanpreet impressed all with his rendition of Khuda Jaane from Bachna Ae Haseeno, Vishnumaya sang Silsila Ye Chaahat Ka from Devdas.
Vishnu Maya who doesn't understand a word of Hindi was able to raise the wall with her flawless rendition of Bairi Piya from the film Devdas and got 88% votes. At one point, Rohanpreet and Vishnumaya were tied at 78%. The movie actress Alia Bhatt arrived as the special judge, and she will be seen as special celebrity judge of the TV reality singing show Rising Star 2. The show which was hosted by Ravi Dubey managed to garner successful viewership.