Tio i Topp 1971-07-24

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The Raiders

– Indian Reservation

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Danyel Gerard

– Butterfly

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Middle Of The Road

– Tweedle Dee Tweedle Dum

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The Sweet

– Co-Co

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José Feliciano

– Shake A Hand

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T. Rex – Hot Love

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Watson T Browne

– I’m On The Road Again

Cover: Lobo - Me And You And A Dog Named Boo
Lobo – Me And You And A Dog Named Boo
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Melanie – Nickel Song
Cover: White Plains - Every Little Move She Makes
White Plains – Every Little Move She Makes
Artist: Three Dog Night
Three Dog Night – Joy To The World
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The Sweet

– Funny Funny

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The New Inspiration

– Judy Please

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Chairmen Of The Board

– Pay To The Piper

Cover: Janis Joplin - Cry Baby
Janis Joplin – Cry Baby

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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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