This episode of Indian Idol 9 begins with Jelly singing Tere Sang Yaara from Akshay Kumar starrer Rustom. Sonu Nigam expected much more from Jelly. Farah Khan thought that the man was nice but at this stage everybody must be outstanding. Even Anu Malik seconds her opinion.Tajinder Singh crooned Dilhara from Tashan and he gets huge bear hugs from all the judges! There’s so much excitement among the contestants as everybody raves about the special party that Farah Khan threw at her place for Indian Idol contestants. From Javed Akhtar to Sunidhi Chauhan to Sukhwinder–who’s who from the world of art attends the bash with the contestants.ALSO READ: When Manya and Bharti are eliminated from the show! Also Read - Sonu Nigam Says He Doesn't Want His Son Neevan To Become a Singer 'Atleast Not in India'

Khudabksha is up next. He presents a Punjabi number with his unique style. Khudabaksha narrates his story and how hard he has worked to reach where he has. He has also worked as a daily labour and he promises that that he won’t let his mother to work as a domestic help. Everybody gets emotional. Rohith impresses judges with his  unique voice as he sings Saathiya from Saathiya–sung by Sonu Nigam himself. Judges are not impressed but he explains that he stammers when he gets conscious. ALSO READ: Indian Idol Episode Review: Contestants show their different avatar in ‘andaaz round’! Also Read - Aditya Narayan Has Rs 18K in Bank Account, Singer Says he Will Sell His Bike to Keep up

Mansi sings Kamli and her performance was not exactly up to the mark. Khudabkshq is into top 8. Sonu Nigam declares that Jelly and Mansi are eliminated from the show. Indian Idol  has now only eight contestants and the competition will only get intense in the days to come. So far Tajinder has shone most brightly. It would interesting to his journey from here on. Also Read - Indian Idol 10 Singer Renu Nagar Out of Danger, Brother Reveals What Happened With Her Boyfriend Ravi Shankar