Surya Star Singer is a popular music based reality show for the kids in Malayalam language which is being aired on the leading and popular Malayalam entertainment television channel Surya TV. This reality show is basically a talent hunt singing competition for the kids aged between 6 years to 13 years. Currently, Surya Star Singer is airing its second season. The first season of the show was an instant hit and connected in an excellent way with the audiences partly because of the format of the show and also because it promotes the kids and the budding singing talents from across the Kerala who can very well emerge as the future singing sensations.
Surya Star singer follows a very very strict and stringent auditioning process across various locations of Kerala and then few contestants are selected to perform before the panel of eminent judges and on the show. In each round the total scores for a candidate comprises of the judges marking and the audiences votes who votes for their favorite contestants mainly through mobile text messages or sms. In each round one of the contestants gets eliminated and ultimately 2 contestants reach the grand finale and in the grand finale, one is declared the winner and is bestowed upon with the title of Surya Star Singer. The show, Surya Star Singer is judged by an eminent judge’s panel which includes-Oduvil Unnikrishnan, Vani Jayaram, G. Venugopal, Vidyadharan and Vidhyadharan Master.