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Thank you for the music, Abba, what would we be without it?


Thank you for the music, Abba, what would we be without it?

After reforming last year and releasing their first new album in 40 years, the group has won Sweden’s export prize

Simon Johnson

Supergroup Abba have won Sweden’s music export prize for their contribution to Swedish music in 2021, during which they reformed and released their first new material in 40 years, to the surprise and delight of fans.

The group, Bjorn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, Agnetha Faltskog and Anni-Frid Lyngstad, stormed to the top of the charts around the world last year with their new album.

“This year marks 50 years and over 400-million records sold since Abba was formed,” the government said...

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