How many No 1s did ABBA have?
nine number ones
The group eventually achieved 18 consecutive Top Ten singles and a total of nine number ones, with ‘Dancing Queen’ as their biggest success with six weeks at the top.
What was ABBA’s only US no 1 single?
But despite the lack of concert tours ABBA managed to achieve a US number one single with ‘Dancing Queen’ in April 1977.
Whereas ABBA Gold pulls together 19 of the group’s biggest hits and most familiar songs, Number Ones is a variation on this concept, collecting 18 tracks that were #1 hits in many of the countries where ABBA were successful….Number Ones (ABBA album)
|Producer||Benny Andersson Björn Ulvaeus|
What songs did ABBA write for artists?
|Title||Written by||Originally by|
|My Love, My Life||Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Stig Anderson||ABBA|
|My Mama Said||Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus||ABBA|
|Nina, Pretty Ballerina||Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus||Björn & Benny – Agnetha & Frida|
|Nobody’s Side||Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Tim Rice||Elaine Paige|
Who has died from ABBA?
He was not among the four members of ABBA whose faces adorned the album covers, but was a key supporting musician for the group as it achieved stardom….
|Died||16 March 2008 (aged 61) Mallorca, Spain|
|Genres||Pop rock schlager|
|Occupation(s)||Drummer, session musician|
Did the girls in ABBA write any songs?
It is generally considered there were two songwriters in ABBA – Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson. The women in ABBA, sadly, did not write as much as the two boys, but there was a third writer who contributed to the songs.
How many albums does the band ABBA have?
The discography of Swedish pop music group ABBA consists of eight studio albums, two live albums, seven compilation albums, three box sets, four video albums, seventy-three singles, and thirty-three music videos. This list does not include solo material performed by individual members.
What was the most popular ABBA song of all time?
This list does not include solo material performed by individual members. ABBA’s biggest hit singles worldwide are ” Dancing Queen ” and ” Fernando “, with Arrival being their biggest hit studio album. The compilation album Gold: Greatest Hits (1992) has become one of the most popular albums worldwide, with sales of over 30 million copies.
Who was the original singer of ABBA’s as good as new?
Song Artist(s) Writer(s) Original release Year Ref. “Andante, Andante” ABBA: Benny Andersson Björn Ulvaeus: Super Trouper: 1980 “Angeleyes” ABBA Benny Andersson Björn Ulvaeus Voulez-Vous: 1979 “Another Town, Another Train” ABBA Benny Andersson Björn Ulvaeus Ring Ring: 1973 “Arrival” ABBA Benny Andersson Björn Ulvaeus Arrival: 1976 “As Good as New”
Where did ABBA record the song Mamma Mia?
On March 12, 1975, less than six weeks before the new album was to be released, Björn and Benny began work on the backing track for ‘Mamma Mia’ at the Metronome Studio in Stockholm, ABBA’s favourite recording location before they opened their own Polar Music Studio.