Sun music is a very popular music channel owned and operated by Sun TV Network India Ltd. The channel telecasts various shows playing the fast-paced beats of Tamil music. Various songs from Kollywood (Tamil film industry) play on different shows aired by this channel. Most of the shows are on-stage reality programs. Some involve audience participation, where a caller calls in the show to interact with the video jockey or dedicate a song to loved ones or participate in any game show. Some of the favourite shows telecasted by Sun Music include Isaiodu Naam which plays a collection of recent Tamil songs and Inga Enna Soluthu where the viewers call into the program and share their love life, breakup, and other personal relationship experiences.
Famous Kollywood songs play throughout the show. Va Raja Va-Road Show is a unique program, first of its kind aired by the channel. Here, the anchor moves around the roads of Chennai interacting with people, asking them questions about their favourite Tamil movies and songs and eventually playing those songs on the show. Due to the massive viewership of the channel, it is also available in Malaysia, Dubai, and Singapore. Chennai Times is an exciting youth based show aired by Sun Music. It is a live show which telecasts four days a week from Monday to Thursday at 5 p.m.
A recorded episode of the show airs on Friday as well where selected callers appear and take part in the program. Chennai Times is a caller based show where people from different regions of Chennai call to talk about their favourite hang-out spots with the two VJs of the program. Apart from the famous places in Chennai, the hosts of the show sometimes indulge in conversations regarding popular tourist destinations and restaurants in the town as well. The two dynamic VJs- VJ Diya Menon and VJ Kathirravan host the show. VJ Kathirravan, popularly known as Sun Music Kathir is a successful television anchor from Tamil Nadu.
He is the most loved VJ of Sun Music and apart from his favourite show Chennai Times he hosts other shows as well, such as Vaazthukkal and
Endrum Iniyavai. On the other hand, VJ Diya Menon is a famous television anchor also from Tamil Nadu hosting programs like Krazy Kanmani and Call Mela Kasu. The VJs interact with the callers as well as the viewers and their funny and witty remarks make the show highly enthralling.