Originating from United Kingdom, X Factor India first season 2011 was got huge popularity among youths. First season of X Factor India 2011 television music talent show witness participation of contestants from all genres in auditions held at cities-
- Ahmedabad - 12 February 2011
- Kolkata – 15 and 16 February 2011
- Lucknow – 23 February 2011
- Indore – 27 February 2011
- Mumbai – 4 and 5 March 2011
- Delhi – 12 and 13 March 2011
Sony Entertainment television has broadcasted X Factor India 2013 show. All live concerts were broadcasted by Sony which were held weekly in Mumbai.
Performance Categories in X factor 2011
There were three categories of performances in X Factor 2011 Singing Show
Solo Performance – For aspirants of age group between 16-24 years
Solo Performance – For Contestants of age 25 years and above
Group Performance- Candidates who performed in group of age more than 16 years as on 15 January 2011.
Who Participated in X Factor 2011 Television Show
First season of X Factor India was open to all the aspirants of age 16 years or more.
Judges of X Factor India Season 2011
Shreaya Goshal, Sonu Nigam and film Director Sanjay Lela Bhansali was the judges of each category of performance.
Sonu Nigam – He was judge of performers in age group 16 Years to 24 years
Shreya Ghoshal – she was Judge of contestants performing in age group 25 and above
Sanjay Lela Bhansali – He was judge of Group performers.
Host of X Factor India Season 1 (2011)
Aditya Narayan hosted the whole show of X factor India 2011.