1. ABBA's Bjorn Ulvaeus Discusses New Photo Book, Writes Off Reunion: 'You'll Never See Us Onstage Again'

    December 09, 2014 11:14 PM EST So the new ABBA photo book is the closest fans will ever get to seeing the band again. ABBA: The Official Photo Book  (Weldon Owen Publishing) chronicles the foursome's history through more than 600 photographs. "I'm not a nostalgic person, but looking at these pictures…

  2. Rewinding the Charts: 40 Years Ago, Mamma Mia! ABBA-Mania Began

    September 21, 2014 9:05 AM EDT On Sept. 21, 1974, the Swedish pop quartet's debut U.S. album, 'Waterloo,' peaked at No. 145 on the Billboard 200, but its title track became a smash single. The world began to fall in love with ABBA in 1974, when the Swedish pop group, which began singing together on a beach…

  3. ABBA 'Thinking About' Reuniting in 2014

    November 11, 2013 10:10 AM EST The prospect of a reunion of legendary Swedish pop group ABBA set the U.K. media alight Monday.The web was abuzz with the potential reunion for band members Bjorn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, Agnetha Faltskog and Anni-Frid Lyngstad in 2014. Next year marks the 40th anniversary since the…

  4. ABBA Museum Opens in Sweden

    May 06, 2013 11:43 PM EDT You can thank ABBA for the music. And so much more. A museum devoted to the pop superstars opening in Stockholm on Tuesday will celebrate the band's long list of hits. But it will also show off paraphernalia, including the helicopter featured on the cover of its "Arrival"…

  5. ABBA's Agnetha Fältskog Drops Comeback Single, Album to Come

    March 11, 2013 7:40 AM EDT Agnetha Fältskog –- one of the As in ABBA -- has marked her return to the spotlight with a new single and promises of a fresh album this May. The blonde Swedish pop legend today dropped the single “When You Really Loved Someone.” It’s the first taster of her appropriately titled album, “A,”…

  6. Unreleased ABBA Song Finally Hitting Stores

    January 27, 2012 2:45 PM EST Mamma Mia, here they go again. ABBA fans will soon again be saying "Thank you for the music" with the release of a new track on a special edition of the disbanded 70's pop group's "The Visitors" album. The album, including new track "From a Twinkling Star to…

  7. Stooges, Genesis, ABBA Enter Rock Hall of Fame in NYC Ceremony

    March 15, 2010 11:00 PM EDT An English band steeped in harmony, a reggae pioneer, progressive rockers who thrived despite a defection, four Swedes who combined their nation's traditions with their rock heroes and a man who prowled a ballroom floor singing "I Wanna Be Your Dog" wouldn't seem to have…

  8. ABBA's Andersson Ready For Hall Of Fame

    March 11, 2010 11:39 AM EST Rock 'n' roll may not be the term most commonly associated with ABBA 's music, but the group's Benny Andersson thinks it's appropriate for the Swedish group, which broke up in 1983, to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next week. "I take it as a…

  9. Abba Members Attend Abbaworld London Premiere

    January 27, 2010 7:54 AM EST Anni-Frid Lyngstad and Björn Ulvaeus, one half of the legendary Swedish pop group ABBA , made a rare joint appearance last night (Jan. 27) to mark the official opening of Abbaworld - a grandiose interactive exhibition staged at London's Earl's Court venue. Introduced to the stage by…

  10. Frida Admits Longing For ABBA Reunion

    December 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Anni-Frid "Frida" Lyngstad has considered a reunion of the Swedish supergroup of which she was once part. Anni-Frid "Frida" Lyngstad has considered a reunion of the Swedish supergroup of which she was once part. "I've felt that it would be fun to do something…

  11. CHART BEAT CHAT

    August 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson discusses Norwegian artists, Celia Cruz, Elton John and more with readers. IDOL, NORWEGIAN STYLE Hi Fred, I've been a fan of yours for a long time, ever since I first bought "The Billboard Book of Number One Hits" about 12 years ago. I want to tell you some chart…

  12. 'Mamma Mia!' Vegas Premiere Draws ABBA Stars

    February 07, 2003 12:00 AM EST Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad, once one-half of the Swedish group ABBA, are scheduled to attend an invitation-only premiere of the musical "Mamma Mia!" Thursday (Feb. 13) at the Mandalay Bay Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad, once one-half of the Swedish group ABBA,…