M! Countdown( Korean : 엠! 카운트다운) is a South Korean music television program broadcast by M.net . It airs live every Thursday at 6:00PM KST. The show features some of the latest and most popular artists who perform live on stage. It is hosted by Tony An and Various MCs each week. It also airs live in China , Japan , Philippines , United States , Taiwan and many other countries.
Segments previous airing include B'SHOP where songwriter Bang Si-hyuk introduces some hit songs, and MCD DRAMA where the hosts act out scenarios. The current segment airing is MCD NEWS which reports the latest music industry news, and MCD Rankingwhich ranks celebrities with certain topics.
The chart featured on M! Countdown is calculated by combining Online/Offline Music Sales (50%), M! Countdown Online Votes (30%),Professional Music Judges (10%), and Real-time Mobile (SMS) Votes (10%).
- TVXQ: U-Know Yunho, Max Changmin, Hero Jaejoong, Xiah Junsu and Micky Yoochun
- Super Junior: Leeteuk, Eunhyuk, Shindong, and Kangin
- SS501: Kim Hyun Joong, Heo Young Saeng, Kim Kyu Jong, Park Jung Min and Kim Hyung Jun
- 2AM: Jo Kwon, and Jinwoon
- 2PM: Nichkhun, Junho, and Chansung
- CNBLUE: Min Hyuk
- MBLAQ: G.O, and Lee Joon
- F.T. Island: Lee Hong Ki
- Girls' Generation: Sooyoung
- A Pink: Yoon Bo Mi
- Miss A: Suzy
- 4minute: Gayoon and Hyuna