The group's name is an acronym of the first letters of their first names. They became one of the most commercially successful acts in the history of popular music, topping the charts worldwide from to They are the most successful group to have taken part in the competition. With the increase of their popularity, their personal lives suffered, which eventually resulted in the collapse of both marriages. The relationship changes were reflected in the group's music, with latter compositions featuring darker and more introspective lyrics. A film of the same name , released in , became the highest-grossing film in the United Kingdom that year. A sequel, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again , was released in
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There's not many bands with as healthy a chart pedigree as ABBA, and the Swedish quartet's singles are almost national treasures in their own way. The band's global domination from the mid-seventies to the early eighties, followed by subsequent revivals in decades to come, means ABBA's classic hits are known to millions, across generations. Out in front is Dancing Queen, the third consecutive chart-topper for the band in — spending six weeks there to be their longest running Number 1. Up second is Super Trouper, their final Number 1 in , taken from the album of the same name, which spent two weeks at the top and has sold , copies. Taking the bronze is Knowing Me, Knowing You, the band's fifth Number 1, racking up five weeks at Number 1 in spring and selling , copies. Fourth is Take A Chance On Me, which was their eighth Number 1 — they had to wait over two and half years for another one — and has shifted , copies, while in fifth place comes Fernando, another Number 1. It's hard to pick out notable entries from an ABBA list because every single song is a classic, but you see… the ultimate weepie The Winner Takes it All misses the Top 5, on , sales, and behind that is Mamma Mia, on , Mamma Mia was the mighty track that knocked Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody off Number 1 — whose lyrics famously contained "mamma mia" too — and Queen and ABBA make up the two top selling albums of all time in the shape of their respective greatest hits. The band's top selling single to miss the Number 1 spot is 's Chiquitita, which peaked at 2 — held off the summit by Blondie 's Heart of Glass — and sold ,, and while their Eurovision winner and first chart-topper Waterloo just misses the Top 10 on ,, their lowest selling Number 1. Just missing the Top 20?
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Following the Eurovision success of "Waterloo," many dismissed the group as a bit of a one-hit wonder. In the US it had more modest success climbing to The phrase "Mamma Mia" is derived from the Italian language and is often used to indicate surprise or excitement. The song was not originally intended to be a single. Ultimately, "Mamma Mia" spent ten weeks at 1 on the Australian pop chart.
Follow Billboard. All rights reserved. Swedish music has successfully and indefinitely engrained itself in today's music scene with the country producing some of pop's most prolific producers and singers, but it likely all would have been much, much different without ABBA. Here are the 15 ABBA songs that have undeniably stood the test of time. Ulvaeus details flirting with a much younger lady, backed by his band mates' harmonies, on this piano-driven, boogie-disco cut.