Tio i Topp 1966-08-06

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Cover: Tages - In My Dreams
Tages – In My Dreams
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Cover: The Hollies - Bus Stop
The Hollies – Bus Stop
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Cover: The Kinks - Sunny Afternoon
The Kinks – Sunny Afternoon

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Cover: The Troggs - With A Girl Like You
The Troggs – With A Girl Like You
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Vinyl Record
Mike Wallace And The Caretakers

– The End Of The World

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Cover: Tommy James And The Shondells - Hanky Panky
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Artist: The Lovin' Spoonful
The Lovin’ Spoonful – Baldheaded Lena
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Artist: Johnny Rivers
Johnny Rivers – (I Washed My Hands In) Muddy Water
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Artist: The Hollies
The Hollies – Very Last Day
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Cover: The Beatles - Paperback Writer
The Beatles – Paperback Writer
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Artist: The Lovin' Spoonful
The Lovin’ Spoonful – Did You Ever Have To Make Up Your Mind
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Cover: Gary Lewis And The Playboys - Green Grass
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Artist: James Brown And The Famous Flames
James Brown And The Famous Flames

– It’s A Mans Mans Mans World


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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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