Tio i Topp 1970-09-19

Artist: Creedence Clearwater Revival
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Lookin’ Out My Back Door
Miguel Rios Song Of Joy
Miguel Rios

– Song Of Joy

Artist: The Beach Boys
The Beach Boys – Cottonfields
Roger James Cooke
Roger James Cooke – Today I Killed A Man I Didn’t Know

Vinyl Record
John Phillips – Mississippi
Free - All Right Now 1970

– All Right Now

Cover: Christie - Yellow River
Christie – Yellow River
Cover: The Kinks - Lola
The Kinks – Lola
Vinyl Record
Sandie Shaw – Wight Is Wight
Artist: Neil Diamond
Neil Diamond – Soolaimon
Vinyl Record
The Flirtations

– Everybody Needs Somebody (To Love In The End)

Vinyl Record
Delaney And Bonnie And Friends

– Soul Shake

Cover: Mungo Jerry - In The Summertime
Mungo Jerry – In The Summertime
Vinyl Record
Autumn Vine

– He Ain’t Superman

Artist: Stevie Wonder
Stevie Wonder – Signed Sealed Delivered I’m Yours

«   Previous week Next week   »

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.

[ Read more about Tio i Topp ]

Tio i Topp 1970 - Creedence Clearwater Revival

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.