Tio i Topp 1969-09-27

1.
Cover: Zager & Evans - In The Year 2525
Zager & Evans – In The Year 2525
2.
Artist: Jerry Williams
Jerry Williams

– Keep On

3.
Cover: Robin Gibb - Saved By The Bell
Robin Gibb – Saved By The Bell

4.
Vinyl Record
Sounds Nice – Love At First Sight (Je t’aime moi non plus)
5.
Cover: Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bad Moon Rising
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Bad Moon Rising
6.
Cover: The Hep Stars - Speedy Gonzales
The Hep Stars – Speedy Gonzales
7.
Cover: The Equals - Viva Bobby Joe
The Equals – Viva Bobby Joe
8.
Cover: Bob Dylan - Lay Lady Lay
Bob Dylan – Lay Lady Lay
9.
Oliver - Good Morning Starshine
Oliver – Good Morning Starshine
10.
Cover: Mama Cass - It's Getting Better
Mama Cass – It’s Getting Better
11.
Artist: Blood, Sweat And Tears
Blood, Sweat And Tears – Spinning Wheel
11.
Cover: Johnny Cash - A Boy Named Sue
Johnny Cash – A Boy Named Sue
13.
Artist: Otis Redding
Otis Redding – (Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher And Higher
13.
Vinyl Record
The Distortions

– Let’s Spend Some Time Together

15.
Vinyl Record
Crosby, Stills And Nash

– Marrakesh Express

16.
Vinyl Record
David McWilliams

– Oh Mama Are You My Friend


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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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