Tio i Topp 1967-06-10

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Cover: The Hounds - The Lion Sleeps Tonight
The Hounds – The Lion Sleeps Tonight
2.
Cover: The Beach Boys - Then I Kissed Her
The Beach Boys – Then I Kissed Her
3.
Cover: The Tremeloes - Silence Is Golden
The Tremeloes – Silence Is Golden
4.
Artist: The Deejays
The Deejays – Baby Talk
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Vinyl Record
Whistling Jack Smith – I Was Kaiser Bills Batman
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Vinyl Record
Steampacket

– Viva L’Amour

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Artist: The Hounds
The Hounds – Sealed With A Kiss
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Cover: The Monkees - (Theme From) The Monkees
The Monkees – (Theme From) The Monkees

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Artist: Fabulous Four
Fabulous Four

– Island In The Sun

10.
Cover: Davy Jones - It Ain't Me Babe
Davy Jones – It Ain’t Me Babe
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Cover: The Who - Pictures Of Lily
The Who – Pictures Of Lily
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Artist: Manfred Mann
Manfred Mann – Ha Ha Said The Clown
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Vinyl Record
The Shanes – Drip-Drop
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Artist: The Searchers
The Searchers – Western Union
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Cover: The Supremes - The Happening
The Supremes – The Happening

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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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