Tio i Topp 1970-05-16

1.
Cover: Chris Andrews - Pretty Belinda
Chris Andrews – Pretty Belinda
2.
Cover: Mark Lindsay - Arizona
Mark Lindsay – Arizona
3.
Vinyl Record
Rank Strangers – Early Mornin’ Rain
4.
Cover: Joe Dolan - You're Such A Good Looking Woman
Joe Dolan – You’re Such A Good Looking Woman

5.
Artist: Creedence Clearwater Revival
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Up Around The Bend
6.
Cover: White Plains - My Baby Loves Lovin'
White Plains – My Baby Loves Lovin’
7.
Cover: Frijid Pink - The House Of The Rising Sun
Frijid Pink – The House Of The Rising Sun
8.
Cover: Norman Greenbaum - Spirit In The Sky
Norman Greenbaum – Spirit In The Sky
9.
Artist: Edison Lighthouse
Edison Lighthouse – Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
10.
Artist: Blue Mink
Blue Mink – Good Morning Freedom
11.
Cover: Creedence Clearwater Revival - Travelin' Band
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Travelin’ Band
12.
Cover: Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water
Simon & Garfunkel – Bridge Over Troubled Water
13.
Vinyl Record
Florence Henderson

– Conversations

14.
Artist: Arthur Conley
Arthur Conley – They Call The Wind Maria
15.
Artist: Bintangs
Bintangs

– Ridin’ On The L And N


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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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