Abhijeet Sawant is an Indian singer. He is the winner of Indian Idol (Season 1). He was the first runner up of Clinic All Clear - Jo Jeeta Wohi Superstar, and came at third place in Asian Idol.
The winner of Indian Idol (Season 1) Abhijeet Sawant, went on to release his first album "Aap Ka Abhijeet". He participated in Asian Idol representing India and was placed third in the competition. He also released his second album Junoon which was a success and he also did play back for the movie, Ashiq Banaya Apne.
His first song "Mohabbatein Lutaunga" was the first major hit of this album and his career. His second album, Junoon - Abhijeet Sawant was released on 10 July 2007. The title track "Junoon" was a major hit and stayed on top of record charts for weeks. He gets his First break in bollywood by Himesh Reshammiya in Aashiq Banaya Aapne movie by the smash hit "Marjawaan Mitjawaan."
Abhijeet Sawant competed in the first edition of Asian Idol which was held in Jakarta, Indonesia. He performed 'Everything I Do' by Brian Adams and his own song Junoon in the platform. Though Abhijeet did not win he stood third out of the rest. Despite not winning, he was credited by the judges for giving Asian audience a taste of Indian music.