Completed at the end of 1978 at ABBA's Polar Music Studios, ‘Chiquitita’ soon emerged as the first single from their ‘Voulez-Vous’ album.
On 15 January 1977, the progressive innovators debuted on the UK chart with their eighth album.
Whether it’s a Freudian slip or rubbish radio quality, here are the most misheard lyrics that have been mangled by the general public.
With ‘ABBA: The Album’, Benny, Björn, Agnetha and Frida shook up their winning formula and set themselves on a new creative path.
Now synonymous with Christmas, ‘I Have A Dream’ found ABBA creating a timeless ballad that pointed towards Benny and Björn’s musical-theatre work.
The McCartney composition that has sold more copies in the UK than anything by The Beatles was rising to No. 1 in early December 1977.
Their final album together – though not their closing chapter – ‘The Visitors’ broke rank with the past and brought the news that ABBA fans feared.
As ABBA completed the 'Super Trouper' album, the only thing missing was a song called 'Super Trouper.'
The best ABBA gifts offer fans a feast of pop delicacies and piping-hot disco. There’s also a unique Monopoly board for your Christmas gaming.
The satirical 'White Punks On Dope' became one of the enduring anthems of the new wave period.
14 November 1981 saw the chart debut of the compilation that is officially the UK's bestselling album of all time.
With the release of their soundtrack for ‘Saturday Night Fever’, in 1977, Bee Gees were at the birth of disco, pointing the way for others to follow.
The track from 'Super Trouper' is being pressed as a limited edition single on different-coloured vinyl to celebrate each new year.
Featuring a solo version of ABBA’s Fernando, along with covers of David Bowie, The Beach Boys and 10cc, ‘Frida Ensam’ is a pop album touched with ABBA magic.
'I Know There's Something Going On,' from the Collins-produced 'Something Going On' album, gave the singer a US top 20 solo hit.