To get you in the mood for Rip It Up, we're sharing playlists of music inspired by the exhibition's themes, from Scottish pop classics to the tracks that mean the most to the people involved in creating the exhibition.

What are your top ten Scottish tracks? Share your playlists on Twitter using #RipItUp and we'll list it here.

Stephen Allen: Rip It Up Curator

Exhibition curator Stephen Allen shares his top 10 tracks from Scotland and his hometown of Liverpool.

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Ronnie Gurr: Rip It Up Exhibition Consultant

Ronnie Gurr, music business manager, Hanging Around Books publisher and Rip it Up exhibition consultant, shares his top 12 tracks inspired by the exhibition.

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Jane Miller: Community Engagement Officer

Jane Miller, Community Engagement Officer, will be bringing the power of pop to our Museum Socials this summer. Here she shares her top 10 Scottish songs.

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Vicky Brown: Rip It Up Assistant Curator

Vicky Brown, Assistant Curator of the Rip It Up exhibition, shares her Top 12 tracks from Scotland and her home turf of Fife.

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Elaine Macintyre: Digital Media Content Manager

Elaine Macintyre, Digital Media Content Manager, shares her Top 10 songs inspired by the Rip It Up exhibition.

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Fiona Shepherd: Edinburgh Music Tours Guide

Fiona Shepherd of Edinburgh Music Tours shares her top 12 tracks inspired by the exhibition.

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Vic Galloway: Writer and DJ

DJ Vic Galloway, author of the forthcoming Rip It Up book, shares his top Scottish tracks.

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Justin Currie: Singer-songwriter with Del Amitri

Singer-songwriter and Del Amitri frontman Justin Currie shares his top ten Scotch Poppers.

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Duglas T Stewart: Composer and BMX Bandits Frontman

Composer and BMX Bandits frontman Duglas T Stewart shares his Scottish top ten.

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Bruce Blacklaw: Communications Officer

Bruce Blacklaw, Communications Officer for Rip It Up, shares his top 10 tracks inspired by the exhibition.

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Corin Anderson: Musician

Edinburgh musician Corin Anderson shares his top 10 #FutureFeatures tracks.

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Ross Anderson: Library and Information Assistant

Ross Anderson, Library and Information Assistant, shares his top 12 tracks and introduces the library's display of books related to Rip It Up.

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Roddy Woomble: Idlewild frontman

Idlewild frontman Roddy Woomble shares his top Scottish tracks.

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Anne McMeekin: Marketing Officer for Rip It Up

Anne McMeekin, Marketing Officer for Rip It Up, shares her top 10 songs that remind her of her hometown of Glasgow.

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Lesley Taylor: Director of Publishing

Lesley Taylor, Director of Publishing, shares her top 10 Scottish songs.

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The Story of Scottish Pop

Discover the story of Scottish pop music at the National Museum of Scotland as we take you on a musical journey from the 1950s to the present day.
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Discover what's happening behind the scenes of our major summer exhibition for 2018, Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop
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As well as a host of live performances, talks and discussions hosted at the National Museum of Scotland, an exciting programme of associated events will be taking place across Edinburgh during the exhibition run.
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