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Coke Hilltop song reaches top of the (ad)pops!

The Hilltop Coke song I'd like to teach the world to sing, adapted from a song by the New Seekers, has been voted the greatest ever song from a TV commercial in a UK voting.
If Crispin really is planning on re-launching the hilltop song as reported they have their work cut out for them if they hope to make it as popular as the old one. ;) According to the Manchester Online story here, the Hilltop song has been "recently remade the ad to promote its new zero-calorie fizzy drink.". Has it gone from planning into post already? Time flies when you gossip.
Levis - the king of picking adtunes - has ten hits on the toplist, while Nike, Apple and Volkswagen fight for the remaining glory. Read more to see all thirty pop adsongs.

The Top 30 Ad-Pops!
1 Coca-Cola - I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing by the New Seekers (1971)
2 Lynx - Make Luv by Room 5 featuring Oliver Cheatham (2003)
3 Levi's - Flat Beat by Mr Oizo (1999)
4 Levi's - Spaceman by Babylon Zoo (1995)
5 Rimmel - Freak Like Me by Sugababes (2002)
6 Coca-Cola - First Time by Robin Beck (1988)
7 Levi's - The Joker by the Steve Miller Band (1990)
8 Levi's - Inside by Stiltskin (1994)
9 Apple iPod - Vertigo by U2 (2004)
10 Volkswagen - Young At Heart by The Bluebells (1993)
11 Nike - A Little Less Conversation by Elvis vs JXL (2002)
12 Caffrey's - Brimful of Asha by Cornershop (1998)
13 Levi's - Boombastic by Shaggy (1995)
14 Levi's - Stand By Me by Ben E King (1987)
15 Miller Lite - He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother by the Hollies (1988)
16 Peugeot - Fly Away by Lenny Kravitz (1999)
17 Levi's - Should I Stay Or Should I Go by The Clash (1991)
18 Guinness - Guaglione by Perez Prado and his orchestra (1994)
19 Levi's - Wonderful World by Sam Cooke (1986)
20 Levi's - When A Man Loves A Woman by Percy Sledge (1987)
21 Adidas - Right Here, Right Now by Fatboy Slim (1999)
22 Budweiser - Ooh La La by The Wiseguys (1999)
23 Guinness - We Have All The Time In The World by Louis Armstrong (1994)
24 Rolling Rock - Drinking In LA by Bran Van 3000 (1999)
25 Levi's - Turn On, Tune In, Cop Out by Freakpower (1995)
26 Lux - Dumb by 411 (2004)
27 Macleans - Cold As Ice by MOP (2001)
28 Vodafone - Bohemian Like You by Dandy Warhols (2001)
29 Diet Coke - I Just Wanna Make Love To You by Etta James (1996)
30 Volkswagen - Strange And Beautiful (I'll Put A Spell On You) by Aqualung (2002)

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