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Top Of The Pops
Jimmy Savile (1964–1984)
David Jensen (1976–1984)
Mike Read (1978–1989)
Simon Bates (1979–1988)
Steve Wright (1980–1989)
John Peel (1981–1987)
Janice Long (1982–1988)
|Filmed|| BBC Television Centre, London, UK|
(Other locations also used)
|Years Active||1 January 1964 – 30 July 2006 (Weekly format)|
|Associated Acts||The Smiths, Morrissey|
Top Of The Pops (common acronym TOTP) is a British popular music television programme, broadcast on the BBC from 1964 to present.
It's format follows the UK singles chart top 40, of which the current positions are announced throughout the show.
Most of the broadcasts were from BBC Television Centre, located in west London, England.
It's presenters were BBC Radio One DJ's for most of it's run, including Janice Long and John Peel.
The show was broadcast weekly until viewing figures began to fall in the early 2000's, and after moving from BBC1 to BBC2, the decision was made to axe the regular show in 2006 .
Since then only occasional 'specials' have been made, such as the Christmas Day TOTP, which is still running.
The Smiths Appearances
24 November: This Charming Man
26 January: What Difference Does It Make?
9 February: What Difference Does It Make?
26 April: The Smiths & Sandie Shaw, Hand In Glove
31 May: Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
14 June: Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
30 August: William, It Was Really Nothing
14 February: How Soon Is Now?
10 October: The Boy With The Thorn In His Side
5 February: Shoplifters Of The World Unite
23 April: Sheila Take A Bow
9 June Everyday Is Like Sunday
8 August Pregnant For The Last Time
10 October My Love Life
1 August Alma Matters
19 September Roy's Keen
10 May Irish Blood, English Heart
23 July First Of The Gang To Die