Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 SOS 4.55 3:21
2 Chiquitita 3.7 5:25
3 Dancing Queen 4.2 3:51
4 That’s Me 3 3:15
5 Take a Chance on Me 4.4 4:06
6 Eagle 3 4:27
7 Summer Night City 4.2 3:34
8 Voulez-Vous 4 5:11
9 Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight) 4 4:53
10 The Winner Takes It All 3.75 4:55
11 On & On & On 3.65 3:42
12 Super Trouper 3.45 4:14
13 Mamma Mia 4.15 3:34
14 Money Money Money 3.7 3:06
15 Knowing Me Knowing You 3.95 4:03
16 The Name of the Game 4 4:54
17 Fernando 4.15 4:14
18 Lay All Your Love on Me 3.85 4:35
19 Waterloo 4.35 2:48

Credits

CD 1

written in:
acoustic guitar:
Björn Ulvaeus (1973-12-17) (track 19)
Björn Ulvaeus (1977-05-31) (track 16)
Björn Ulvaeus (1977-08-15) (track 5)
Björn Ulvaeus (1980-10-03) (track 12)
violin:
Anders Dahl (Swedish media artist creates artworks and experimental sound) (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Inge Lindstedt (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Gunnar Michols (Swedish violinist) (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Sixten Strömvall (Swedish violinist) (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Harry Teike (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Krzysztof Zdrzalka (Swedish violinist) (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Martin Bylund (Swedish violinist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Anders Dahl (Swedish violinist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Lars Stegenberg (Swedish violinist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Gunnar Michols (Swedish violinist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Claes Nilsson (Swedish violinist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Bertil Orsin (Swedish violinist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Sixten Strömvall (Swedish violinist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Harry Teike (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Krzysztof Zdrzalka (Swedish violinist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Martin Bylund (Swedish violinist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Anders Dahl (Swedish violinist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Lars Stegenberg (Swedish violinist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Gunnar Michols (Swedish violinist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Bernt Nylund (Swedish violinist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Bertil Orsin (Swedish violinist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Sixten Strömvall (Swedish violinist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Harry Teike (1980-06-16) (track 10)
cello:
Kjell Bjurling (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Olle Gustafsson (cellist) (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Hans‐Göran Eketorp (Swedish cellist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Åke Olofsson (Swedish cellist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Olle Gustafsson (cellist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Åke Olofsson (Swedish cellist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
cello, viola and violin arranger:
Sven-Olof Walldoff (track 13)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1980) (track 10)
drums (drum set):
Ola Brunkert (1973-12-17) (track 19)
Ola Brunkert (1974-02-20) (track 19)
Ola Brunkert (1974-08-22 – 1974-08-23) (track 1)
Roger Palm (1975-03-12) (track 13)
Ola Brunkert (1976-03-24) (track 4)
Ola Brunkert (1976-05-17) (track 14)
Roger Palm (1976-08-04 – 1976-08-05) (track 3)
Roger Palm (1976-12-03) (track 3)
Ola Brunkert (1977-05-31) (track 16)
Roger Palm (1977-08-17) (track 5)
Ola Brunkert (1978-12-13) (track 2)
Joe Galdo (US drummer & percussionist) (1979-02-01) (track 8)
Ola Brunkert (1980-02-12) (track 11)
Ola Brunkert (1980-06-06) (track 10)
Ola Brunkert (1980-09-09) (track 18)
Per Lindvall (1980-10-03) (track 12)
drums (drum set) [drums]:
Ola Brunkert (1976-03-23) (track 15)
drums (drum set) and tambourine:
Roger Palm (1977-08-15) (track 5)
bass guitar:
Rutger Gunnarsson (1973-12-17) (track 19)
Mike Watson (English-Swedish rock musician) (1974-08-22 – 1974-08-23) (track 1)
Mike Watson (English-Swedish rock musician) (1975-03-12) (track 13)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1976-03-23) (track 15)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1976-03-24) (track 4)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1976-05-17) (track 14)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1977-05-31) (track 16)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1977-08-15) (track 5)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1977-08-17) (track 5)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1977-10-24) (track 5)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1978-12-13) (track 2)
Arnold Paseiro (1979-02-01) (track 8)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1980-02-12) (track 11)
Mike Watson (English-Swedish rock musician) (1980-06-06) (track 10)
Rutger Gunnarsson (1980-09-09) (track 18)
Mike Watson (English-Swedish rock musician) (1980-10-03) (track 12)
oboe:
Lars-Erik Rönn (1975-03-15) (track 13)
strings arranger:
Sven-Olof Walldoff (track 3)
mellotron, Moog and piano:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1973-12-17) (track 19)
viola:
Nils Heie (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Håkan Roos (Swedish violist) (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Åke Arvinder (Swedish violist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Lars Brolin (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Håkan Roos (Swedish violist) (1976-09-12) (track 3)
Nils Heie (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Håkan Roos (Swedish violist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Bo Söderström (Swedish violinist) (1980-06-16) (track 10)
tambourine:
Roger Palm (1977-08-17) (track 5)
synthesizer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1978-12-13) (track 2)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1979-02-01) (track 8)
soprano saxophone:
Jan Kling (1980-04-17) (track 11)
soprano saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Johan Stengård (1979-03-19) (track 8)
flute:
Lars O. Carlsson (1977-07-19) (track 16)
Clavinet:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1976-08-04 – 1976-08-05) (track 3)
guitar:
Janne Schaffer (1973-12-17) (track 19)
Janne Schaffer (1974-02-20) (track 19)
Janne Schaffer (1974-08-22 – 1974-08-23) (track 1)
Björn Ulvaeus (1974-08-22 – 1974-08-23) (track 1)
Janne Schaffer (1975-03-16) (track 13)
Janne Schaffer (1976-03-23) (track 15)
Björn Ulvaeus (1976-03-23) (track 15)
Björn Ulvaeus (1976-03-24) (track 4)
Björn Ulvaeus (1976-05-17) (track 14)
Björn Ulvaeus (1978-12-13) (track 2)
Lasse Wellander (1978-12-13) (track 2)
Lasse Wellander (1978-12-14) (track 2)
Janne Schaffer (1979) (track 8)
Ish Ledesma (1979-02-01) (track 8)
George Terry (guitar player with Clapton in 70's) (1979-02-01) (track 8)
Björn Ulvaeus (1979-02-01) (track 8)
Janne Schaffer (1980-02-12) (track 11)
Lasse Wellander (1980-06-06) (track 10)
Lasse Wellander (1980-09-09) (track 18)
Janne Schaffer (1980-10-03) (track 12)
bass:
Rutger Gunnarsson (1976-08-04 – 1976-08-05) (track 3)
banjo:
Björn Ulvaeus (1978-12-13) (track 2)
electric guitar:
Finn Sjöberg (1975-03-12) (track 13)
Janne Schaffer (1976-03-24) (track 4)
Björn Ulvaeus (1976-03-24) (track 4)
Anders Glenmark (1976-05-17) (track 14)
Lasse Wellander (1976-05-24) (track 15)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
Lasse Wellander (1977-05-31) (track 16)
Lasse Wellander (1977-08-15) (track 5)
percussion:
Malando Gassama (1976-03-23) (track 15)
Malando Gassama (1976-03-24) (track 4)
Malando Gassama (1977-05-31) (track 16)
Åke Sundqvist (1980-06-06) (track 10)
Åke Sundqvist (1980-10-03) (track 12)
keyboard:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1974-08-22 – 1974-08-23) (track 1)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1976-03-23) (track 15)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1976-03-24) (track 4)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1976-05-17) (track 14)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1976-08-04 – 1976-08-05) (track 3)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1977-05-31) (track 16)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1977-08-15) (track 5)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1978-12-13) (track 2)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1980-02-12) (track 11)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1980-06-06) (track 10)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1980-09-09) (track 18)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1980-10-03) (track 12)
alto saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Lars O. Carlsson (1980-04-17) (track 11)
saxophone:
Lars O. Carlsson (1977-07-19) (track 16)
piano:
Paul Harris (keyboardist/pianist session player) (1979-02-01) (track 8)
marimba:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1975-03) (track 13)
tenor saxophone:
Christer Eklund (1974-01-04) (track 19)
Halldor Pálsson (1979-03-19) (track 8)
Kajtek Wojciechowski (1980-04-17) (track 11)
congas:
Malando Gassama (1977-05-31) (track 16)
trombone:
Nils Landgren (1979-03-19) (track 8)
additional guitar:
Janne Schaffer (1975-03-16) (track 13)
arranger:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (tracks 1, 3–5, 10–16, 18)
Björn Ulvaeus (tracks 1, 3–5, 10–16, 18)
background vocals:
Agnetha Fältskog (1980) (track 12)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (1980-04-09) (track 11)
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1980-06-06) (track 10)
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1980-09-09) (track 18)
engineer:
Michael B. Tretow (tracks 1–5, 7, 9–13, 15–19)
Michael B. Tretow (1976-05-17) (track 14)
Michael B. Tretow (1979-02-01) (track 8)
lead vocals:
Agnetha Fältskog (1975-03-12) (track 13)
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1975-03-12) (track 13)
Agnetha Fältskog (1976-09) (track 3)
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1976-09) (track 3)
Agnetha Fältskog (1978-12-13) (track 2)
Agnetha Fältskog (1980-04-09) (track 11)
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1980-04-09) (track 11)
Agnetha Fältskog (1980-06-06) (track 10)
Agnetha Fältskog (1980-09-09) (track 18)
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (1980-10-03) (track 12)
lyricist:
Stig Anderson (track 16)
premiered by:
ABBA (Swedish pop group) (track 1)
producer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (tracks 1–5, 7–19)
Björn Ulvaeus (tracks 1–5, 7–19)
solo vocals:
Frida (1976) (track 14)
Frida (1976-03-23) (track 15)
writer:
Stig Anderson (tracks 1, 3–4, 13, 15, 17, 19)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (tracks 1–19)
Björn Ulvaeus (tracks 1–19)
phonographic copyright by:
Polar Music AB (1974) (track 19)
Polar Music AB (1975) (tracks 1, 13)
Polar Music AB (1976) (tracks 3–4, 14–15, 17)
Union Songs AB (1976) (track 14)
Polar Music International AB (1977) (tracks 5–6, 16)
Polar Music International AB (1978) (track 7)
Polar Music International AB (1979) (tracks 2, 8–9)
Polar Music International AB (1980) (tracks 10–12, 18)
Polar Music International AB (2001) (tracks 1, 13)
Polar Music International AB (2014) (tracks 1, 13, 19)
publisher:
Bocu Music Ltd. (tracks 2–3, 5, 9–10, 12, 17–19)
EMI Grove Park Music, Inc. (tracks 1, 3, 11–13, 15, 19)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) ( – ????) (tracks 8, 10, 14)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (tracks 1, 3, 5, 12, 16, 18)
EMI Waterford Music (tracks 8, 10)
Overseas Songs ( – ????) (track 19)
Polar Music AB ( – ????) (tracks 1, 13, 17, 19)
UNICEF Music Project ( – ????) (track 2)
Union Songs AB ( – ????) (track 13)
Union Songs AB (tracks 10, 12)
Union Songs Music (tracks 1, 3, 5, 8–10, 12, 14–19)
Universal Music Publishing Group (tracks 1, 3, 5, 12, 16, 18)
Universal Music Publishing Group ( – ????) (tracks 8, 10, 14)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (tracks 2, 8, 10)
Universal/Union Songs Musikförlag AB ( – ????) (tracks 8, 10)
Universal/Union Songs Musikförlag AB (tracks 1, 4–5, 13–14, 18)
Universal‐Songs of PolyGram International, Inc. (tracks 1, 3, 11–13, 15, 19)
EMI Waterford Music (1974 –) (track 19)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (1974 –) (track 19)
EMI Waterford Music (1976 –) (tracks 3, 15, 17)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (1976 –) (tracks 3, 15, 17)
Universal/Union Songs Musikförlag AB (1976 –) (tracks 3, 15, 17)
EMI Waterford Music (1977 –) (track 16)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (1977 –) (track 16)
Artwork Music Co., Inc. (1979 – ????) (track 8)
Artwork Music Co., Inc. (1980 – ????) (tracks 10–12, 18)
Countless Songs, Ltd. (1980 – ????) (tracks 10–12, 18)
EMI Waterford Music (1980 –) (track 12)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (1980 –) (track 12)
mixed at:
[unknown] (only use for recorded at if explicitly stated to be at an unknown place.) (1977-11-01) (track 5)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1979-03-20) (track 8)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-04-23) (track 11)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-04-24) (track 11)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-06-18) (track 10)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-10) (track 12)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-10-10) (track 18)
premiered at:
Kungliga Operan in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1976-06-18) (track 3)
recorded at:
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1973-12-17) (track 19)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1974-01-04) (track 19)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1974-02-20) (track 19)
Glen Studio in Stockholms län, Sweden (1974-08-22 – 1974-08-23) (track 1)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1975-03-12) (track 13)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1975-03-15) (track 13)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1975-03-16) (track 13)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1976-03-23) (track 15)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1976-03-24) (track 4)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1976-05-17) (track 14)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1976-05-24) (track 15)
Glen Studio in Stockholms län, Sweden (1976-08-04 – 1976-08-05) (track 3)
KMH Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1976-12-03) (track 3)
Marcus Music Ab in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1977-05-31) (track 16)
Marcus Music Ab in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1977-07-19) (track 16)
Marcus Music Ab in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1977-08-15) (track 5)
Marcus Music Ab in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1977-08-17) (track 5)
Metronome Studio in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1977-10-24) (track 5)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1978-12-13) (track 2)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1978-12-14) (track 2)
Criteria Studios in Miami, Florida, United States (1979-02-01) (track 8)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1979-03-19) (track 8)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-02-12) (track 11)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-04-09) (track 11)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-04-17) (track 11)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-06-06) (track 10)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-06-16) (track 10)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-09-09) (track 18)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-10-03) (track 12)
Polar Studios in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden (1980-10-14) (track 12)
edits:
The Name of the Game (edit) by ABBA (track 16)
has remixes:
Gimme Gimme (Abba) by Loden (track 9)
mash-ups:
Super Jumper by ABBA / Van Halen (track 12)
remasters:
Voulez‐vous (edit) by ABBA (track 8)
sampled by:
Fly With Me by 98° (track 3)
Hung Up by Madonna (track 9)
Live Is Music (part of “Luke Slater: Fear and Loathing 2” DJ-mix) by DJ Misjah (track 8)
Subnormix by El Reno Renardo (track 9)
part of:
Winners of the Eurovision Song Contest (number: 1974) (track 19)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 171) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Bring Me Edelweiss (track 1)
Hoy Woy (track 6)
later parody versions:
Dancing Queer (track 3)
Desperate Queen (track 3)
Portaloo (track 19)
later translated parody versions:
Rettungssing (track 3)
later translated versions:
Bravo tu as gagné (track 10)
Chiquitita (Spanish version) (track 2)
Chiquitita (track 2)
Conociéndome, conociéndote (Spanish version of Knowing Me, Knowing You) (track 15)
Fernando (Spanish version) (track 17)
La reina del baile (track 3)
Mamma Mia (Spanish version) (track 13)
Mamma Mia (German version) (track 13)
Rahaa, rahaa, rahaa (track 14)
S.O.S. (track 1)
S.O.S. (Asia Entertainment) (track 1)
Tiền (track 14)
Va todo al ganador (track 10)
Vinnaren tar allt (track 10)
Waterloo (French version) (track 19)
Waterloo (Swedish version) (track 19)
Waterloo (German version) (track 19)
ザッツ・ミー (track 4)
ヴーレ・ヴー (track 8)
好媽媽 (track 13)
later versions:
Dancing Queen (German version) (track 3)
Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight) (Musical version) (track 9)
Mamma Mia (Musical version) (track 13)
Money Money Money (German version) (track 14)
S.O.S. (German version) (track 1)
Summernight City (Therion version) (track 7)
Super Trouper (German version) (track 12)
Waterloo (German version) (track 19)
part of:
Mamma Mia! (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 10, 12–16, 18–19)
recording of:
Eagle (track 6)
Waterloo (English version) (1973-12-17 – 1974-01) (track 19)
SOS (ABBA) (1974-08-22 – 1974-08-23) (track 1)
Fernando (English version) (1975) (track 17)
Mamma Mia (1975-03-12 – 1975-03-16) (track 13)
Dancing Queen (1976) (track 3)
Knowing Me, Knowing You (1976) (track 15)
That’s Me (1976-03-24) (track 4)
Money, Money, Money (1976-05-17) (track 14)
Take a Chance on Me (1977) (track 5)
The Name of the Game (1977) (track 16)
Summer Night City (1978) (track 7)
Chiquitita (1978-12-13 – 1978-12-14) (track 2)
Voulez‐Vous (ABBA song) (1979) (track 8)
On and On and On (1980) (track 11)
The Winner Takes It All (1980-06) (track 10)
Lay All Your Love on Me (1980-09-09) (track 18)
Super Trouper (1980-10) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
More Stars (12″ mix) (12″ mix, duration: ~11:56 on vinyl, ~11:38 on cd) (tracks 1, 8, 10, 12, 14–15, 17)
More Stars (7″ mix) (7″ mix, duration: ~4:42) (tracks 1, 8, 10, 12, 14–15, 17)
ABBA Cappella (tracks 1, 3, 5, 10, 13–14)
translated version of:
S.O.S. (track 1)