Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Waterloo
4.45 2:47
2 Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)
4 4:49
3 One Man, One Woman
4:36
4 Love Isn’t Easy (But It Sure Is Hard Enough)
3.5 2:54
5 Gonna Sing You My Lovesong
3:40
6 S.O.S.
4.65 3:21
7 When I Kissed the Teacher
3:02
8 The Name of the Game
5 4:54
9 Hole in Your Soul
5 3:43
10 Why Did It Have to Be Me?
3:21
11 On and On and On
4 3:40
12 Lay All Your Love on Me
3.65 4:36
13 The Visitors
4 5:47
14 I Wonder (Departure)
4:32
15 When All Is Said and Done
4 3:16
16 Ring Ring
3.25 3:05

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Björn Ulvaeus (tracks 1, 5, 13, 15)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Lasse Wellander (tracks 13, 15)
bass guitar:
Rutger Gunnarsson (tracks 6, 11–12)
Mike Watson (English-Swedish rock musician) (track 6)
mellotron, Moog and piano:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (tracks 1, 5)
membranophone:
Ola Brunkert (tracks 1, 5, 7–12, 14–15)
Per Lindvall (track 13)
Roger Palm (track 3)
synthesizer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 6)
Clavinet:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 6)
guitar:
Janne Schaffer (track 11)
Lasse Wellander (track 12)
guitar [lead guitar]:
Lasse Wellander (tracks 3, 8–9, 14)
bass:
Rutger Gunnarsson (tracks 1, 5, 7, 10, 13, 15)
electric guitar:
Janne Schaffer (track 10)
percussion:
Åke Sundqvist (tracks 13, 15)
keyboard:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 6)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (tracks 11–13, 15)
saxophone:
Lars O. Carlsson (tracks 10–11, 14)
Jan Kling (track 11)
piano:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Christer Eklund (track 1)
guitar family:
Janne Schaffer (tracks 1, 5)
arranger:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (tracks 3, 6–15)
Björn Ulvaeus (tracks 3, 6–15)
background vocals:
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (track 12)
composer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 16)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 16)
engineer:
Michael B. Tretow (tracks 1–16)
lead vocals:
Agnetha Fältskog (tracks 11–12)
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (tracks 11, 13–14)
lyricist:
Stig Anderson (tracks 8, 16)
Phil Cody (track 16)
Neil Sedaka (track 16)
mastering:
Jon Astley (tracks 2–3, 8–9, 14)
Tim Young (mastering engineer) (tracks 3, 8–9, 14)
producer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (tracks 1–16)
Björn Ulvaeus (tracks 1–16)
solo vocals:
Björn Ulvaeus (track 10)
Agnetha Fältskog (track 7)
writer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (tracks 1–15)
Björn Ulvaeus (tracks 1–15)
Stig Anderson (tracks 1, 6, 10, 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Polar Music AB (1974) (tracks 1, 5)
Polar Music AB (1975) (track 6)
Polar Music AB (1976) (tracks 7, 10)
Union Songs AB (1976) (tracks 7, 10)
Polar Music International AB (1977) (tracks 3, 8–9, 14)
Polar Music International AB (1979) (track 2)
Polar Music International AB (1980) (tracks 11–12)
Polar Music International AB (1981) (tracks 13, 15)
Polar Music International AB (2001) (track 6)
Polar Music International AB (2014) (tracks 1, 5–6)
publisher:
Don Kirshner Enterprises ( – ????) (track 16)
EMI Grove Park Music, Inc. (tracks 1, 6, 11, 13, 15)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 6, 8, 12, 15)
Overseas Songs ( – ????) (tracks 1, 5, 16)
Polar Music AB ( – ????) (tracks 1, 6, 16)
Union Songs Music (tracks 1–2, 6, 8, 12)
Universal Music Publishing Group (tracks 6, 8, 12, 15)
Artwork Music Co., Inc. (1980 – ????) (tracks 11–12)
Countless Songs, Ltd. (1980 – ????) (tracks 11–12)
Countless Songs, Ltd. (1981 – ????) (tracks 13, 15)
mixed at:
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (tracks 11–13, 15)
recorded at:
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (tracks 11–13, 15)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1973-10 – 1974-01) (tracks 1, 5)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden (1976) (tracks 7, 10)
edits:
The Name of the Game (edit) by ABBA (track 8)
The Visitors by ABBA (track 13)
mash-ups:
remixes:
Gimme Gimme (Abba) by Loden (track 2)
sampled by:
Hung Up by Madonna (track 2)
Subnormix by El Reno Renardo (track 2)
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 6)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
No hay a quien culpar (Spanish version of When All Is Said and Done) (track 15)
Ring Ring (track 16)
Waterloo (Swedish version) (track 1)
Waterloo (German version) (track 1)
later versions:
Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight) (Musical version) (track 2)
S.O.S. (German version) (track 6)
Waterloo (German version) (track 1)
recording of:
Hole in Your Soul (track 9)
On and On and On (track 11)
One Man, One Woman (track 3)
Ring Ring (English version) (track 16)
SOS (track 6)
The Visitors (track 13)
Waterloo (English version) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars ("More Stars" (12" Mix) - 11:53) (track 6)
More Stars (7" mix) ("More Stars" (7" Mix) - 4:42) (track 6)
ABBA Cappella (track 6)
translated version of:
S.O.S. (track 6)
Waterloo (French version) (track 1)