Tio i Topp 1964-05-16

Vinyl Record

– My Boy Lollipop

Cover: Terry Stafford - Suspicion
Terry Stafford – Suspicion
 Alma Cogan
Alma Cogan – Tennessee Waltz
Artist: The Searchers
The Searchers – Don’t Throw Your Love Away
Cover: Peter And Gordon - A World Without Love
Peter And Gordon – A World Without Love
Vinyl Record
Jim Reeves – I Love You Because

Cover: The Fourmost - A Little Loving
The Fourmost – A Little Loving
Cover: The Beatles - Can't Buy Me Love
The Beatles – Can’t Buy Me Love
Artist: Jan & Dean
Jan & Dean

– Dead Mans Curve

Cover: The Snobs - Buckle Shoe Stomp
The Snobs – Buckle Shoe Stomp
Artist: Elvis Presley
Elvis Presley – Suspicion
Artist: The Swinging Blue Jeans
The Swinging Blue Jeans – Good Golly Miss Molly
Cover: The Hollies - Just One Look
The Hollies – Just One Look
Artist: Bobby Bare
Bobby Bare

– Gotta Travel On

Artist: Billy J Kramer And The Dakotas
Billy J Kramer And The Dakotas – Little Children

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Tio i Topp – The Popular Swedish Radio Show

Tio i topp was the first music charts in Sweden, launched by Swedish Broadcasting (Sveriges Radio) in 1961. The charts were based on the votes of one or two studio audiences. The basic set up was to have one audience in Stockholm and one in another city in Sweden, which sometimes account for local artists reaching a high position on the charts one week and disappearing from the charts the next.

The radio show was extremely popular with young people in the 1960s and had a great influence on Swedish pop scene. Hitting the charts was almost a must for any Swedish artist at the time. Some artists went to great lengths to achieve just that. In the mid-sixties, the group Science Poption was banned from the charts after it was discovered that they had tried to influence the jury.

In 1974, the board of Swedish Broadcasting decided that the program preserved young people’s musical taste in favor of imperialistic interests. The last show was aired June 29, 1974.

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Tio i Topp 1964 - Manfred Mann

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