hit parade
noun Date: 1929 a group or listing of the most popular or noteworthy items of a particular kind (as popular songs)

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  • hit-parade — [ itparad ] n. m. • 1956; au Canada av. 1950; mot angl. amér., de hit « succès fracassant » et parade, empr. au fr. ♦ Anglic. Palmarès des meilleures ventes dans le domaine des disques de variétés. Ce tube est premier au hit parade. Par ext.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • *hit-parade — ● hit parade, hit parades nom masculin (anglais hit, succès, et parade, défilé) Palmarès des meilleurs succès de vente dans le domaine des disques de variétés et de rock. Classement des films, spectacles, des ouvrages littéraires, etc., par ordre …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hit-Parade — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Hit parade. Hit Parade RTL Genre Émission musicale …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hit parade — Sommaire 1 Australie 2 Argentine 3 Allemagne 4 Belgique 5 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hit Parade — Género Música popular Presentado por Sergio Riesenberg (1967 1969) Pablo Aguilera (1969 1970) País de origen  Chile Dur …   Wikipedia Español

  • hit-parade — /itpaˈreid, ingl. ˈhɪtpəˌreɪd/ [loc. ingl., propriamente «parata, sfilata (parade) di cose di successo (hit)»] loc. sost. f. inv. (mus.) classifica …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • hit parade — hit pa.rade n the hit parade old fashioned a list that shows which popular records have sold the most copies …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hit-parade — /hitpə reid/, it. /hitpa reid/ locuz. ingl. (propr. parata di successi ), usata in ital. come s.f., invar. (massm.) [successi discografici più recenti di musica leggera] ▶◀ classifica, graduatoria …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • hit parade — hit′ parade n. 1) cvb a listing of popular songs ranked according to their popularity 2) cvb any listing of popular or favorite persons or things …   From formal English to slang

  • hit parade — ► NOUN dated ▪ a weekly listing of the current best selling pop records …   English terms dictionary

  • Hit parade — The hit parade is a list of tunes songs and instrumentals that are most popular at any given time. The term originated in the late 1930s and has also been used for broadcast programs featuring hit tunes, such as Your Hit Parade , which was… …   Wikipedia

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