1. ABBA Reunites for Stockholm Restaurant Launch

    January 21, 2016 1:04 AM EST As legend has it, the members of Swedish group ABBA  turned down a $1 billion offer to reunite for a comeback tour, but the two former couples did recently break bread together.  Agnetha Faltskog and Bjorn Ulvaeus, and Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid (Frida) Lyngstad made a rare group…

  2. 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"…

  3. Agnetha Fältskog: 'We Should Let ABBA Rest'

    May 06, 2013 4:52 AM EDT Agnetha Fältskog has confirmed what ABBA fans already knew, but didn’t want to hear -- the legendary Swedish pop band will never reunite. In an interview which aired Sunday night in Australia, Fältskog shut the door on an ABBA comeback. When asked if the foursome would ever back together…

  4. 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,”…

  5. ABBA Opens Door To Reunion Performance

    March 26, 2010 12:00 PM EDT Swedish supergroup Abba may perform again nearly 30 years after they split, the former male members of the band hinted on Friday. The group, one of the most successful in history, has enjoyed continued fame since breaking up in 1982, thanks to tribute bands mimicking their satin outfits and…

  6. 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…

  7. 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…

  8. This Day in Music

    July 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Pink Floyd co-founder Roger "Syd" Barrett dies in Cambridge, England at the age of 60, due to complications from diabetes. 2006 - Pink Floyd co-founder Roger "Syd" Barrett dies in Cambridge, England at the age of 60, due to complications from diabetes. 2001 - Folk…

  9. This Day in Music

    July 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Pink Floyd co-founder Roger "Syd" Barrett dies in Cambridge, England at the age of 60, due to complications from diabetes. 2006 - Pink Floyd co-founder Roger "Syd" Barrett dies in Cambridge, England at the age of 60, due to complications from diabetes. 2001 - Folk…