Tio i Topp 1967-12-02

Cover: The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
The Beatles – Hello Goodbye
Cover: The Bee Gees - Massachusetts
The Bee Gees – Massachusetts
Cover: The Box Tops - The Letter
The Box Tops – The Letter
Artist: Fabulous Four
Fabulous Four

– Don’t Go Out Into The Rain

Cover: Tages - Treat Her Like A Lady
Tages – Treat Her Like A Lady
Vinyl Record

– Go Now

Cover: The Monkees - Daydream Believer
The Monkees – Daydream Believer
Vinyl Record
The Hitmakers

– Where Were You When I Needed You

Cover: Paul Jones - Thinkin' Ain't For Me
Paul Jones – Thinkin’ Ain’t For Me
Vinyl Record

– Loppan

Cover: Keith West - Excerpt From A Teenage Opera
Keith West – Excerpt From A Teenage Opera
Artist: The Cowsills
The Cowsills – The Rain, The Park And Other Things
Vinyl Record
The Nashmen

– You’re So Good To Me

Cover: The Troggs - Love Is All Around
The Troggs – Love Is All Around

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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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