Tio i Topp 1969-04-19

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Cover: Lulu - Boom Bang-A-Bang
Lulu – Boom Bang-A-Bang
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Cover: Cliff Richard - Good Times (Better Times)
Cliff Richard – Good Times (Better Times)
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Cover: Mary Hopkin - Goodbye
Mary Hopkin – Goodbye

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Artist: The Beatles
The Beatles – Back In The USSR
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Cover: Peter Sarstedt - Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)
Peter Sarstedt – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)
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Cover: The Hollies - Sorry Suzanne
The Hollies – Sorry Suzanne
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Artist: Country Joe And The Fish
Country Joe And The Fish – I-Feel-Like-I’m-Fixin’-To-Die Rag
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Cover: Tommy Roe - Dizzy
Tommy Roe – Dizzy
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Cover: Joe South - Games People Play
Joe South – Games People Play
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Cover: Cilla Black - Surround Yourself With Sorrow
Cilla Black – Surround Yourself With Sorrow
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Cover: The Beach Boys - I Can Hear Music
The Beach Boys – I Can Hear Music
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Cover: The Foundations - In The Bad Bad Old Days
The Foundations – In The Bad Bad Old Days
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Vinyl Record
Tommy Körberg

– Dear Mr Jones

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Cover: Eleanor Bodel - One Way Ticket
Eleanor Bodel – One Way Ticket
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Cover: Creedence Clearwater Revival - Proud Mary

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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 1969 - Eleanor Bodel

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