Tio i Topp 1965-09-18

Cover: The Rolling Stones - (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
The Rolling Stones – (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction
Vinyl Record
Downliners Sect

– I Got Mine

Cover: The Animals - We've Gotta Get Out Of This Place
The Animals – We’ve Gotta Get Out Of This Place
Artist: Herman's Hermits
Herman’s Hermits

– I’m Henry the VIII, I Am

Artist: The Beatles
The Beatles – Help
Cover: The Hep Stars - No Response
The Hep Stars – No Response
Cover: Ola And The Janglers - No No No

Vinyl Record
The Yardleys

– Under The Boardwalk

Cover: Sonny & Cher - I Got You Babe
Sonny & Cher – I Got You Babe
Artist: The Mascots
The Mascots – Stones Fell
Cover: Donovan - Colours
Donovan – Colours
Vinyl Record
Them – One More Time
Artist: Marianne Faithfull
Marianne Faithfull – Summer Nights
Cover: The Dave Clark Five - Catch Us If You Can
The Dave Clark Five – Catch Us If You Can
Artist: The Searchers
The Searchers – He’s Got No Love

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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 1965 - The Hep Stars

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