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It later returned to its original timeslot on February 12, 2011 to give way for Happy Yipee Yehey! On January 28, 2012, Showtime aired a special episode to end its two-year morning competition format with an impartial farewell.
AM, replacing the defunct noontime program Happy Yipee Yehey! During the first months of relaunch, the show was also simulcast previously on Studio 23 (now ABS-CBN Sports and Action) and Cge TV's website.
The Showtime Online Universe received a Silver Creator Award after getting 100,000 channel subscribers on January 2019.
Dubbed as "your all-time favorite search for outstanding amateur talents," Tawag ng Tanghalan is an amateur singing competition open to Filipino contenders from Metro Manila, Luzon, Visayas, Mindanao, and key cities overseas.
In the first four seasons, Showtimes original competition format was that three groups, each made up of two to twenty-five members (with no age limit), perform a single performance, either a dance and/or song number.
Before the performance, one group member is given twenty seconds to make an introduction before ending with the phrase "It's Showtime! After the group's performance, the hurados and the studio audiences will rate the group from 1 to 10.
In the Wildcard Week, the best groups who lost in the weekly and monthly finals will get another chance to compete again in order to win a slot for the Grand Finals.
Aside from the talent competition, Showtime also aired quick, short-term segments that offer cash prizes to the studio audiences.
Three digital programs premiered on the channel: "And I Thank You" with Miss Q and A segment grand winner Juliana Parizcova Segovia; "Hashtag Roadtrip" with the Hashtag members; and "Donna What To Do" with Funny One segment season two grand winner Donna Cariaga.
On December 2015, Coleen Garcia left the show due to her acting career and other commitments.
Eric "Eruption" Tai also left the show to focus on his sports career and married life.
On May 13, 2017, James Reid and Nadine Lustre were featured as co-hosts for a brief period of time; they also participated in the Magpasikat Week of the show's seventh anniversary special.
On January 2018 the show is extended from pm from Mondays-Fridays and pm from Saturdays after the ratings got affected due to rival network GMA Network's decision effective March 2017 to air extensively its afternoon drama series to Saturdays (starting with Ika-6 na Utos) right after Eat Bulaga! On June 18, 2018, Mariel Rodriguez reprised her hosting duties after a two-year-long break.