Tio i Topp 1970-03-21

Artist: Edison Lighthouse
Edison Lighthouse – Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
Cover: Creedence Clearwater Revival - Travelin' Band
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Travelin’ Band
Vinyl Record
Robert Karl-Oskar Broberg

– Uppblåsbara Barbara

Early Morning Rain
Rank Strangers – Early Mornin’ Rain

Artist: Dionne Warwick
Dionne Warwick – I’ll Never Fall In Love Again

Artist: John Ono Lennon
John Ono Lennon

– Instant Karma

Cover: The Beatles - Let It Be
The Beatles – Let It Be
Cover: Mark Lindsay - Arizona
Mark Lindsay – Arizona
Artist: Bobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell
Bobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell

– All I Have To Do Is Dream

Vinyl Record

– Walkin’ Back To Happiness

Artist: Mary Hopkin
Mary Hopkin – Temma Harbour
Cover: Creedence Clearwater Revival - Down On The Corner
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Down On The Corner
Artist: Chicago
Chicago – I’m A Man
Artist: Badfinger
Badfinger – Come And Get It
Vinyl Record
The Flirtations

– Keep On Searching

Vinyl Record
Cold Blood

– You Got Me Hummin’

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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 1970 - Creedence Clearwater Revival

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