Released on 12 March in the UK, Waterloo' gave ABBA their first UK No. 1 single, and Britain's love affair with the group was under way.
Released after a 17-year break, ‘My Colouring Book’ marked Agnetha Fältskog’s long-awaited return and was a sensation for ABBA fans starved of her voice.
A catchy hook, an infectious chant: an earworm is a simple thing. Writing one, however, is not. Here’s why earworms are so effective – and hard to create.
The recordings that put Agnetha Fältskog in the vocal spotlight with ABBA, including hit singles and favourite album tracks.
With echoes of ABBA standards such as ‘Fernando’ to be found in the solo debut of Agnetha Fältskog, the seeds of that band’s legendary sound is evident.
The single took seven weeks to make the top 40 and 18 to reach No. 1 on the Hot 100.
The ABBA Eurovision performance of ‘Waterloo’ has gone down in history as the competition’s most iconic moment, and one of the group’s finest hours.
A selection of Agnetha's most memorable quotes, reflecting her youth, the incredible success of ABBA, their personal relationships and much more.
The band scaled new peaks with their first album of the '80s.
With hints of everything that would follow, ABBA’s debut album, ‘Ring Ring’, found the group refining their skills en route to greatness.
Born on 22 March 1948, Andrew Lloyd Webber helped to revitalise the stage musical once again.
'The Gift' was propelled to No. 1 in the UK by the smash hit, double-sided single ‘Town Called Malice’ and ‘Precious.'
It was the ABBA singer's second English language album, and eighth overall.
From songs by The Beatles to Rick Wakeman, Metallica to The Rolling Stones, uDiscover uncovers the best songs based on books.
Chiefly remembered for its era-defining lead single, the ‘Waterloo’ album found ABBA hitting all their targets and storming charts around the world.