Released on September 21, 1992, ABBA GOLD has been hailed by critics and fans alike as one of the most significant popular compilation albums ever released. With over 28 million copies sold, it has become the best-selling ABBA album of all time, reinforcing ABBA as a worldwide music phenomenon.
Bolstered by the recent popularity of international hit musical Mamma Mia and the undeniable appeal of Benny Andersson's and Björn Ulvaeus' catchy lyric and melody dynamic, ABBA Gold continues to top the charts twenty years on.
Featuring song highlights from Dancing Queen, Mamma Mia, The Winner Takes It All, Fernando, S.O.S, Thank You For The Music, Waterloo, Take A Chance On and many more of their most recognisable tunes ABBA: The Gold draws on rare ABBA performances from TV and film archives sourced from around the world. The first ever independent review of blockbuster release ABBA Gold, the program draws on insightful reflections of a team of leading critics, musicologists and working musicians - analysing the success and impact on popular culture, producing the most authoritative and comprehensive review of this remarkable music compilation.