Created by Zee TV
Country of origin India
Original network Zee TV
First episode date 1994
Network Zee TV
|Directed by Shahab Shamsi|
Running time 60 min
Original release 1994 – 1999
Final episode date 1999
Program creator Zee TV
|Similar Grihalakshmi Ka Jinn, Superhit Muqabla, Antakshari Intercollegiate Championship, Hudd Kar Di, Johny Aala Re|
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The countdown show was started in 1994 and used chart ratings as collected by Music India Ltd., an association of music labels in India.
The show was first of the kind on Indian TV on the lines of the international Billboard Chart and the famous Radio programme Cibaca Geetmala at home.
Philips Top 10 was hugely popular and led to commencement of other countdown shows on various channels, some of them being Superhit Muqabla on Doordarshan, BPL Oye, on Channel V, Ek Se Badhkar Ek, on Doordarshan and Hum Aapke Hain Kountdown on Sony TV.