Survival I Am a Singer is a singing competition where top singers from South Korea given a stage to move the hearts of the audience. In the first 4 episodes, the singers were given one song mission and two weeks to practice. The audience votes for their favorite performance and the rankings are announced. One singer will be eliminated, and a new singer will fill that seat.
The show has changed some rules. According to producer Shin Jung Soo, the artists will perform twice every three weeks. Their final rankings will be a summation of their scores for both performances. Singers who place last for both performances will have to give up their spot to another singer. Rankings will continue to be based on the votes of the live audience at each performance.