Abba

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Abba settle lawsuit with ‘parasitic’ tribute band Abba Mania
Swedish pop group, who begin a live concert event in May, had described British band as ‘bad faith’

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

21, Jan, 2022 @10:49 AM

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Adele and Sheeran top sales charts but UK is buoyed in 2021 by Abba and Queen
BPI data shows ‘heritage acts’ Elton John and Fleetwood Mac also had top 10 albums

Rupert Jones

04, Jan, 2022 @12:01 AM

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Abba to Zappa: pop, rock and classical music to look forward to in 2022
UK rap’s biggest star goes on tour, Wet Leg drop a deadpan debut and Rosalía gets into reggaeton. Here are the albums, concerts and tours the big hitters have in store

Alexis Petridis and Andrew Clements

30, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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New artists join Adele and Dua Lipa on list for first non-gendered Brit awards
As the music prizes strive for inclusivity, first-timers Self Esteem and Central Cee make the shortlist along with veterans Abba

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

18, Dec, 2021 @6:21 PM

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Go easy on me: why pop has got so predictable
Adele, Ed Sheeran, Abba, Lana Del Rey and Drake all found success in 2021 by delivering more of the same – a result of how our chaotic lives, on and offline, are informing our taste

Alexis Petridis

16, Dec, 2021 @5:05 PM

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The 20 best songs of 2021
We celebrate everything from Lil Nas X’s conservative-baiting Montero to Wet Leg’s instant indie classic – as voted for by 31 of the Guardian’s music writers

Ben Beaumont-Thomas and Laura Snapes

29, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Grammys 2022: Jon Batiste, HER and Justin Bieber lead nominations
Olivia Rodrigo, Doja Cat, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X also among those with multiple nominations in top categories

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

24, Nov, 2021 @8:54 AM

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Abba’s Anni-Frid Lyngstad: ‘Don’t be too sure’ Voyage is the end
In a rare interview, the singer known as Frida told Zoe Ball on BBC Radio 2 that album and concert residency may not be the band’s final act

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

11, Nov, 2021 @10:11 AM

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Take a chance on Abba’s Voyage | Letters
Letter: Neil Barber defends the band’s new album and argues that artistic depth is not owned by the dark side

Letters

08, Nov, 2021 @5:55 PM

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Abba: Voyage review – full-on and frothy
The return of the Swedish super troupers has plenty of bittersweet erudition, plus a good dollop of mass-market cheese

Kitty Empire

06, Nov, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Abba: Voyage review – no thank you for the music
After 40 years, the makers of once-sparkling pop are back – but the glamour promised by this album’s two terrific singles goes horribly unfulfilled

Jude Rogers

05, Nov, 2021 @12:01 AM

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Abba pause show’s promotion after two die at tribute concert
Man aged 80 fell or jumped seven storeys to his death, striking another attendee

Staff and agencies in Stockholm

03, Nov, 2021 @3:38 PM

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