1. Top of The Pops The Story of 1997 Air Date May 7, 2022: Revolution was in the air for the long-running music show, both in terms of the music and the show itself. Techno-pop punk rock arrived in the form of Republica and frontwoman Saffron, followed by the likes of Placebo and Chumbawamba. Significance segments in this documentary about República’s well as PLACEBO, Fun LovinCriminals, Chumbawamba and AQUA.
EXCLUSIVE NEW INTERVIEWS WITH: Frontwoman Saffron Sprackling of Republica, Sharleen Spiteri of TEXAS, Kelle Bryan of Eternal, Judd Lander Musician & TV Plugger, SKIN of Skunk Anansie, Brian Molko of PLACEBO, Finley Quaye, Steve Eichner new York Photographer, Huey Morgan of Fun Lovin Criminals, Frontman Dustan Bruce & Danbert Nobacon of Chumbawamba, René, Lene & Søren of AQUA,
2. Big Hits 1997 Air Date May 7, 2022: It’s the year Robbie Williams took flight with his anthemic Angels, Chumbawamba proved nothing could get us down, and Barbie and Ken had us partying to plastic pop.
EXCLUSIVE PERFORMANCES from Top of The Pops: HANSON “MMMBop”, Eternal featuring BeBe Winans “I Wanna Be The Only One”, Backstreet Boys “As Long As You Love Me”, BECK “The New Pollution”, ALL SAINTS “Never Ever”, AQUA “Barbie Girl”, NO Doubt “Don’t Speak”, PLACEBO “Nancy Boy”, Texas “Say What You Want”, SPICE GIRLS “Who Do You Think You Are”, SHOLA AMA “You Might Need Somebody”, Robbie Williams “Angels”, Chumbawamba “Tubthumping”, BUSH “Swallowed”, GALA “Freed From Desire”, Natalie Imbruglia “Torn”, EELS “Novocain For The Soul”, Sarah Brightman and Andrea Bocelli “Time To Say Goodbye (Con Te Partiro), and ULTRA NATÉ “Free”
Total Running Time: 2 Hours