2. In 1988, All About Eve was left without a cue for the backing track. A crew member had tripped over the power switch, meaning the singer just sat in silence whilst the song played on TV.
3. Travis had a custard pie fight live on the show. It brought carnage to the stage in 2001 during their version of Sing. Watch the funny events below.
5. Fat Les brought the most people to perform with. Over seventy people crammed onto the stage, to sing Jerusalem.
6. In total, TOTP broadcast over 120 countries, before hitting the close button on episode 2204. It has since provided one-off Christmas specials and Top of the Pops 2 continued to survive on BBC Two.