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ABBA Hints at 40th Anniversary Reunion

Thanks to worldwide smash hits like “Dancing Queen,” “Mamma Mia” and “Take a Chance on Me,” the vocal group has sold close to 400 million albums around the globe and still counting.

11/12/2013

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ABBA Releasing First New Song In 18 Years

Mamma Mia! Big news coming from the most popular Swedish crossover group in history, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]ABBA[/lastfm] has announced plans to release a brand new recording along with the special reissue of the group’s final album The […]

01/25/2012

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Top Ten Songs Banned From Use In Political Campaigns

Over the years, many politicians have been guilty of using popular songs during campaign runs without first getting consent from the artist who sang it, which eventually ends in a cease and desist or in […]

01/17/2012

Songs From The 70s In Our 70s Sampler Weekend!

All weekend we’re going back to the 70s with our 70s Sampler Weekend!  We’ll be featuring Double Plays of the Greatest Hits on Earth from the 70s all weekend long!  Put on your bell bottoms […]

01/13/2012

Did You Know: “Dancing Queen” By ABBA

Here it is, a # 1 hit worldwide on ‘Tickets @ 2,’ it’s “Dancing Queen” by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]ABBA[/lastfm]. It was written by ABBA members Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson. They drew inspiration from the 1974 [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]George […]

05/18/2011

The Top Ten — This Week in 1977

Daryl Hall and John Oates met in 1967 while both attending Temple University in New York.  They would go on to become the #1 Rock ‘n’ Roll singing duo in history, ahead of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The […]

04/02/2011

Entertainment Report: Paul McCartney Chosen to Perform at the Royal Wedding

Sir [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] has been chosen by the Royal family to perform at the Royal Wedding! Apparently, Prince William and his wife to be Kate Middleton approached McCartney themselves and requested that he sing […]

01/07/2011

Rumor Of The Day: ABBA To Reunite For Royal Wedding

What would it take for the Swedish disco greats of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]ABBA[/lastfm] to do a reunion show? How about the most eagerly anticipated wedding of 2011?

12/30/2010

Beach Boys, The Musical?

It worked for [lastfm]ABBA[/lastfm], with Mamma Mia. It worked for [lastfm]Billy Joel[/lastfm] with “Movin’ Out.” It’s even worked for world artist [lastfm]Fela Kuti[/lastfm] with last year’s brilliant “Fela!” Now, it looks like the [lastfm]Beach Boys[/lastfm] […]

10/05/2010

ABBA NOT For President

First, it was John McCain and [lastfm]Jackson Browne[/lastfm]. Then it was Charlie Crist in Florida and [lastfm]David Byrne[/lastfm]. Now, it’s [lastfm]ABBA[/lastfm] and a far-right party in Denmark. When will politicians learn: You don’t get to […]

09/28/2010

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