ABBA Net Worth is $2,4 billion
Date of creation: 1972
Origin: Stockholm, Sweden
Genres: Pop, pop rock, disco
The legend group ABBA of all times and all nationalities was created in Stockholm in 1972. It is a Swedish group which played pop, pop rock and disco. ABBA’ members are: Agnetha Faltskog, Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus and Anni-Frid Lyngstad. They became one of the most successful and popular group in the music history. They were topping the charts worldwide from 1975 to 1982. They had a lot Awards. Their albums were sold in a great amount! They became one of the best-selling music artists. They had numerous tours and concerts. Millions of people wanted to get there, see and listen to their songs.
In some time the members of the group were married: Agnetha Faltskog and Bjorn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad. But in 1979 the first couple divorced and in 1981 the second couple divorced. Their relationship influenced too much on their music career. And in a year the group ceased to exist in music world. Since that time each member of the group had gone his own way. Agnetha Faltskog and Anni-Frid Lyngstad began solo career. Unfortunately, they were not so successful as at the time of ABBA’s existion. Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson acieved success in writing music.
Per year: $296,969,697
Per month: $24,747,474
Per week: $5,710,955
Per Day: $813,615
ABBA’s estimated wealth is $2,450,000,000. They had incomes from the sales of their albums, concerts, touring and films. From the sales of the album “Ring Ring” they got $204,166,667. From the sales of the album “Arrival” they got $153,125,000. From the sales of the album ” ABBA: The Album” they got $140,000,000. From the sales of the album “Super Trouper” they got $125,641,026. From the sales of the album “The Visitors” they got $106,521,739.
ABBA’ songs were and are still popular. A lot of people and even children know the words of their songs.
“Ring Ring” (1973)
This album was successful and the single of the same name was a hit in Europe and South Africa.
Do you to success of this album the group was inspired by their work. Their song Waterloo was first number one single in UK and West Germany. It was also very popular in the USA.
This album generated three American hits. Its songs were also very popular not only in national charts.
Abba – SOS
It was number one bestseller in Europe and Australia. It was nominated in Brit Awards for the best international album.
“The Album” (1977)
This album has also a number of worldwide hits, which were on the top of the UK charts.
This studio album was released in April and was recorded in Miami, Florida. The songs on this album topped the charts in Europe, Japan, Mexico, Canada, Australia and the United States.
“Super Trouper” (1980)
This album has changed ABBA’ style. The songs were with lyrics.
Abba – Happy New Year
“The Visitors” (1981)
This studio album was their final. It was not so successful like the previous ones.
It is well seen that ABBA’ albums are very successful and brought the group a huge fame.
During their active career between 1972 and 1982 they topped the charts, had many nominations, won a lot of awards. Here is the greatest one:
In 1974 ABBA won the Eurovision Song Contest and won the Goldene Lowe von Radio Luxemburg prize for Waterloo single.
In 1975 the group won West German music prize Deutscher Schallplattenpreis.
In 1977 and 1978 ABBA received UK’s Carl-Alan Award.
In 1978 they won Dutch music prize Edison Award.
In 1980 the group received Georgie Award from the American Guild of Variety Artists.
The next year ABBA received Svenska Grammofon Priset by Royal Swedish Academy of Music.
In 1982 they received a Golden Gramophone Award from the then German recording company Deutsche Grammophon. And one more award they had that year — a Swedish culture prize.
In 1992 ABBA received an Honorary Grammis Award.
In 1993 they won a World Music Award for ABBA Gold: Greatest Hits.
In 2002 they were inducted into Vocal Group Hall of Fame and received a Japan Gold Disc Award.
In 2006 – ABBA: The Movie won a Grammis as the Best Music DVD.