SOS (ABBA)

~ Song

Relationships

writer:Stig Anderson
Benny Andersson (ABBA)
Björn Ulvaeus
premiered by:ABBA (Swedish pop group)
publisher:Polar Music AB (ended)
EMI Grove Park Music, Inc.
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!)
Union Songs Music
Universal Music Publishing Group
Universal‐Songs of PolyGram International, Inc.
Universal/Union Songs Musikförlag AB
lyrics page:http://genius.com/Abba-sos-lyrics [info]
http://lyrics.wikia.com/ABBA:SOS [info]
Wikipedia:en: SOS (ABBA song) [info]
SecondHandSongs:http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/215 [info]
Wikidata:Q1585621 [info]
referred to in medleys:More Stars (7″ mix) (7″ mix, duration: ~4:42)
More Stars (12″ mix) (12″ mix, duration: ~11:56 on vinyl, ~11:38 on cd)
ABBA Cappella (order: 5)
later translated versions:S.O.S. (Asia Entertainment)
S.O.S.
later versions:S.O.S. (German version)
translated version of:S.O.S.
part of:Mamma Mia!
is the basis for:Bring Me Edelweiss

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
performance
1974-08-22 – 1974-08-23SOS (album version)ABBA3:22
1979-10-29S.O.S. (live, 1979-10-29: Wiener Stadthalle, Wien, Austria)liveABBA?:??
1979-11-10SOS (live, 1979-11-10: Wembley Arena, London, England)liveABBA3:30
1980-03S.O.S. (live, 1980-03: Japan)liveABBA3:30
1992-07-11S.O.S. (ABBA Cover) (live, 1992-07-11: Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK)cover and liveErasure?:??
1992-10-23Sos (live, 1992-10-23, Toronto, ON, Canada)cover and liveErasure4:41
1999S.O.S. (Mamma Mia! 1999 original London cast)Siobhán McCarthy & Hilton McRae2:45
2007-09-12ABBA Medley: Gimme Gimme Gimme / SOS / Mamma miacover, instrumental, live and medleyJames Last6:56
2013SOScoverPapermoon2:54
ABBA Medleycover, medley and partialMini★Pops?:??
S. O. S.coverPeter Cetera4:05
S. O. S.coverSigma3:22
S.O.Scover and instrumentalRicardo Caliente3:20
S.O.S (Pop'd Up edit)coverAbbacadabra4:15
S.O.S (Pop'd Up mix) (part of “Dancemania Delux 5” DJ-mix)coverAbbacadabra2:59
S.O.S.partialNgọc Hương, Lê Toàn & Lê Trí3:35
S.O.S. (live, 1975-08-21: Musikladen 27 TV broadcast)liveABBA?:??
S.O.S.cover and instrumentalRichard Clayderman4:10
S.O.S.ABBA?:??
S.O.S.cover and instrumentalThe Synthesizer Rock Orchestra3:18
S.O.S.coverRuido Rosa3:38
S.O.S.cover and instrumentalKlaus Wunderlich3:23
S.O.S.coverAbbacadabra6:55
S.O.S.coverAbbacadabra3:29
S.O.S.coverAbbacadabra2:44
S.O.S.coverLes Blue Belles2:53
S.O.S.cover[unknown]3:20
S.O.S.coverSoftcore Express feat. Polette3:26
S.O.S.coverGolden Quartet3:20
S.O.S.coverMike Massé feat. Jeff Hall3:14
S.O.S.cover and instrumentalRichard Clayderman?:??
S.O.S.James Last3:06
S.O.S.coverWing3:25
S.O.S.coverErasure3:48
S.O.S.cover and liveErasure4:38
S.O.S.coverPeter Cetera with Ronna Reeves4:04
S.O.S.coverCelebrity Skin3:35
S.O.S.coverE-Rotic3:16
S.O.S.cover and instrumentalRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra4:26
S.O.S.coverDodd Ferrelle & The Tinfoil Stars3:26
S.O.S.coverMichelle Hunziker3:23
S.O.S.coverThe Meat Purveyors3:14
S.O.S.coverKBO!3:18
S.O.S.coverAbbacadabra7:37
S.O.S.coverRadha Kali feat. Marianne Filali3:49
S.O.S.coverLes Blue Belles3:57
S.O.S.coverHazell Dean4:23
S.O.S.coverAngeleyes3:11
S.O.S.coverThe Element3:47
S.O.S.coverChris de Burgh3:22
S.O.S.coverThe Rasmus3:29
S.O.S.coverTh’ Faith Healers?:??
S.O.S.coverPeter Cetera with Ronna Reeves4:13
S.O.S. (live)cover and liveTonic3:07
S.O.S.coverA★Teens3:11
S.O.S.coverAt Vance3:27
S.O.S.coverErasure3:45
S.O.S.coverMen Without Hats3:59
S.O.S.coverParadox2:35
S.O.S.cover and instrumentalMargus Kappel3:27
S.O.S.coverABBARATION3:20
S.O.S.cover and instrumentalRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra4:53
S.O.S.coverThe Able Tasmans3:27
S.O.S.cover and liveTh’ Faith Healers3:42
S.O.S.coverMad Caddies3:09
S.O.S.cover and instrumentalSuspicious Minds3:32
S.O.S.coverChris Knox3:30
S.O.S.coverA★Teens3:45
S.O.S.coverThe Favourites3:17
S.O.S.coverCarbon 4?:??
S.O.S.coverSymphonic Rock Project3:20
S.O.S. (Almighty club Class Filtered mix)coverAbbacadabra6:46
S.O.S. (Almighty Club Class Filtered mix)coverAbbacadabra6:48
S.o.s. (Art of mix)coverErasure6:58
S.O.S. (Cult mix)coverAbbacadabra3:33
S.O.S. (Definitive mix)coverAbbacadabra7:45
S.O.S. (Definitive mix)coverAbbacadabra5:22
S.O.S. (Definitive mix)coverAbbacadabra7:43
S.O.S. (Definitive mix)coverAbbacadabra7:38
S.O.S. (Kinky Boyz dub)coverAbbacadabra6:02
S.O.S. (Man on a Mission mix)coverAbbacadabra6:26
S.O.S. (Perimeter mix)coverErasure5:18
S.O.S. (radio edit)coverAbbacadabra3:57
S.O.S. (Ventura mix)coverE-Rotic1:50
Soscover and liveErasure4:38
Soscover and liveErasure4:04
SoScoverBrad Sucks?:??
SOScoverTop of the Poppers3:24
SOSABBA?:??
SOSABBA3:23
SOSABBA3:24
SOSABBA3:23
SOScoverThe Musicworkers Gang3:26
SOScoverJasmin Kaset2:50
SOSABBA2:17
SOSABBA?:??
SOSABBA?:??
SOScoverCher3:22
SOScover[unknown]3:21
SOScoverStudio 993:27
SOScoverPierce Brosnan & Meryl Streep3:21
SOScoverGabba2:26
SOScoverIsraelvis3:07
SOScoverStudio 993:48
SOScoverNils Landgren Funk Unit4:45
SOScoverStonecake3:43
SOScoverMaria Doyle Kennedy?:??
SOScoverCluster4:18
SOSABBA3:19
SOScoverPortishead3:29
SOS (Almighty 12" Definitive mix)coverAbbacadabra7:38
Sos (Almighty 12" Definitive remix)coverAbbacadabra3:41
SOS (E-Rotic remix)ABBA3:15
SOS (Seaside special, BBC)liveABBA?:??
The Abba MedleypartialStars on 453:37