It is the show which used to air on MAA TV channel in the Telugu language. The first season of the serial was telecasted in 2006 in the months of March and April. The judge’s panel includes of
Anuradha Sriram (playback singer) and Srinivas (playback singer). The auditions of the participants were done after a tough series of competitions set for them. The try-outs were held in various cities of Tamil Nadu and thus contestants were chosen who were good in singing.
The auditions were judged by popular singers Jency, S.P. Sailaja, Sirkazhi Sivachidambaram, Mahathi and the famous music director Imman. It is a singing reality show in which the judges are to find that one person who is good in this field and could be a big thing in the industry. Thus the main aim of the show is to search and identify the best voice in South India. The playback singer Chinmayi had hosted the series. The later episodes of the show have been shot in designed studio set up by the makers.
The format of the serial was that every time one of the participants would be eliminated from the show, and in the end, the finalists got a special training from the voice expert
Ananth Vaidyanathan. There was also a wild card entry round in the season, and it was on the judges whom to include in the singing race. Thus, in the end, the series was won by
Nikhil Mathew who was later on introduced as a playback singer for a son in the movie Bheema under the music director, Harris Jayaraj.
The runner ups and the viewer’s choice had been won by Anitha V. (now she is known as
Anitha Karthikeyan). She has also become a famous playback singer after singing the song Vaada Vaada in the film Marudhamalai under the able music director, D. Imman. The title of the second runner up was given to
Sowmya Mahadevan. After the great and huge success of the first season in 2006, the other super singer seasons have also backed the same response from the audience.
According to the reports, Super Singer had been rated as one of the most popular reality shows in Tamil industry as per TRP rating. Thus the show was liked by the viewers very much and thus they loved watching it and also entertained them a lot.