ABBA 25 Little Known Facts about the Swedish pop sensations

Written by on December 16, 2019

Happy Birthday to Benny Andersson, Swedish musician, composer born 16th Dec 1946. In October 1964 he joined the Hep Stars as keyboardist and they made a breakthrough in March 1965 with their hit 'Cadillac', eventually becoming the most celebrated of the Swedish 1960s pop bands. With ABBA he scored the UK 1974 No.1 single 'Waterloo', followed by 8 other UK No.1 singles and 9 UK No.1 albums and the 1977 US No.1 single 'Dancing Queen'. Andersson was co-composer of the musicals Chess, Kristina från Duvemåla, and Mamma Mia! https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/artists/abba/

ABBA 25 Little Known Facts about the Swedish pop sensations

1. Benny Andersson became (at age 18) a member of a popular Swedish pop-rock group, the Hep Stars, that performed covers, amongst other things, of international hits. The Hep Stars were known as "the Swedish


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