Bangaldeshi people like the hindi reality shows. So they imitate the shows. In India at first singing reality show Indian Idol was telecasted. After watching Indian Idol Bangladeshi people made a reality show named Close up 1. The first season peole watched Anu Malik and Sonu Nigam and Farah Khan on the hot seats as they took judges' chair for the show. Abhijeet Sawant participated in Asian Idol, representing India, and placed third. He also released his second album Junoon which was a success and he also did play back for the movie, Ashiq Banaya Apne.