Tio i Topp 1971-03-20

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Lynn Anderson – Rose Garden
Cover: Buffy Sainte-Marie - Soldier Blue
Buffy Sainte-Marie – Soldier Blue
Cover: George Harrison - My Sweet Lord
George Harrison – My Sweet Lord
Cover: Creedence Clearwater Revival - Have You Ever Seen The Rain
Creedence Clearwater Revival – Have You Ever Seen The Rain
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CCS – Walking

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Johnny Johnson And The Bandwagon

– (Blame It) On The Pony Express

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Ireen Sheer

– Hey Pleasure Man

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Lally Stott

– Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep

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Middle Of The Road

– Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep

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– Black Magic Woman

Artist: Joe South
Joe South – Hush
Cover: Ike And Tina Turner - Proud Mary
Ike And Tina Turner – Proud Mary
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Delaney And Bonnie And Friends

– Soul Shake

Artist: Donovan
Donovan – Celia Of The Seals
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Buddy Miles

– We Got To Live Together (Part 1)

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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 1971 - George Harrison

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