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Stay Flee Get Lizzy. Its introduction coincided with a transition from the old ten-inch 78 rpm record format for single "pop" recordings to the seven-inch vinyl 45 rpm format, introduced in , which was outselling it by and soon replaced it completely in The Top 40 thereafter became a survey of the popularity of 45 rpm singles and their airplay on the radio.
Some nationally syndicated radio shows, such as American Top 40 , featured a countdown of the 40 highest ranked songs on a particular music or entertainment publication.
Although such publications often listed more than 40 charted hits, such as the Billboard Hot , time constraints allowed for the airing of only 40 songs; hence, the term "top 40" gradually became part of the vernacular associated with popular music. From the s onwards, different recording formats have competed with the 45 rpm vinyl record such as cassette singles , CD singles , digital downloads and streaming.
Many music charts changed their eligibility rules to incorporate some or all of these. Some disc jockeys of Top 40 and similar format programs have been implicated in various payola scandals. Music charts and various radio programs adopt different chart formats including Top 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 75, and although radio formats usually restrict to the Top 40 wherever the chart contains more than 40 songs.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For other uses of "Top 40", see Top 40 disambiguation. The History of Top 40 Radio. Retrieved 20 September Retrieved October 2,
The latest in news, straight to your inbox. Subscribe to the American Top 40 With Ryan Seacrest newsletter! northtercessbudh.cf () Introducing Password-less Accounts There was a time that using Facebook for authentication on websites as a secure and user-friendly way to . In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre. It is the best-selling or most frequently broadcast popular music. Record charts have traditionally consisted of .