Top of the Pops (1964–2012)

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A rundown of the latest chart hits, featuring in-studio performances from popular music artists.

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Series cast summary:
Pan's People ...
 Themselves / ... (214 episodes, 1966-1976)
Legs & Co ...
 Themselves - Gill, Lulu, Patti, Pauline, Rosemary, Sue / ... (165 episodes, 1976-1981)
Lulu Cartwright ...
 Herself - Member of Legs & Co / ... (166 episodes, 1976-1979)
Rosie Hetherington ...
 Herself - Member of Legs & Co (151 episodes, 1976-1979)
The Ladybirds ...
 Vocal Backing (115 episodes, 1968-1978)
Patti Hammond ...
 Herself - Member of Legs & Co (99 episodes, 1977-1979)
Gillian Clarke ...
 Herself - Member of Legs & Co (97 episodes, 1977-1979)
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A rundown of the latest chart hits, featuring in-studio performances from popular music artists.

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Written by Phil Lynott
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All it is is music performances and a chart rundown
19 October 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

I tend to switch over when someone rubbish plays. But when someone good plays, I watch. I find the presenters quite annoying, they need comedians like Johnny Vegas not Fearne Cotton! And it's such a BBC programme, it bigs up Lame Academy!


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