ABBA
Background information <ul><li>Also known as : Björn & Benny, Agnetha & Anni-Frid. </li></ul><ul><li>Origins:  Stockholm, ...
MUSIC <ul><li>catchy song hooks </li></ul><ul><li>simple lyrics </li></ul><ul><li>sound effects  </li></ul><ul><li>Amazing...
Abba in Eurovision <ul><li>ABBA entered with “Ring Ring&quot; but failed. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1974 the group participated...
Anni-Frid Lyngstad  <ul><li>She was born 15 November 1945 in Bjørkåsen, Ballangen, Norway. </li></ul><ul><li>At the age of...
Björn Ulvaeus  <ul><li>He was born 25 April 1945 in Sweden. </li></ul><ul><li>He is musician and composer.  </li></ul><ul>...
Benny Andersson  <ul><li>He was born in Stockholm, Sweden on 16 December 1946. </li></ul><ul><li>He is a musician and comp...
Agnetha Fältskog  <ul><li>She was born 5 April 1950. </li></ul><ul><li>She is an artist and entertainer. </li></ul><ul><li...
Discography <ul><li>Ring Ring  (1973)  </li></ul><ul><li>Waterloo (1974)  </li></ul><ul><li>ABBA  (1975)  </li></ul><ul><l...
MAMMA MIA <ul><li>Is a song from the 3rd album and also the name of the musical based on their songs. </li></ul><ul><li>It...
The film <ul><li>Actors: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, and Stellan Skarsgård and Amanda Seyfried. </li></ul><...
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  1. 1. ABBA
  2. 2. Background information <ul><li>Also known as : Björn & Benny, Agnetha & Anni-Frid. </li></ul><ul><li>Origins: Stockholm, Sweden. </li></ul><ul><li>Genres: Pop, Disco, Europop. </li></ul><ul><li>Years active: 1972–1983. </li></ul><ul><li>They split up after both couples divorded. </li></ul>
  3. 3. MUSIC <ul><li>catchy song hooks </li></ul><ul><li>simple lyrics </li></ul><ul><li>sound effects </li></ul><ul><li>Amazing female singers' voices </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube - dancing queen video original </li></ul><ul><li>one of the world's best-selling bands, having sold over 375 million records worldwide. </li></ul><ul><li>They still sell two to three million records a year. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Abba in Eurovision <ul><li>ABBA entered with “Ring Ring&quot; but failed. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1974 the group participated with “Waterloo”. </li></ul><ul><li>They won and “Waterloo” became a hit. </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube - ABBA - Waterloo </li></ul>
  5. 5. Anni-Frid Lyngstad <ul><li>She was born 15 November 1945 in Bjørkåsen, Ballangen, Norway. </li></ul><ul><li>At the age of 13, she got her first job as a dancer and singer in 1958, with The Evald Eks Orchestra. </li></ul><ul><li>She married Benny. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Björn Ulvaeus <ul><li>He was born 25 April 1945 in Sweden. </li></ul><ul><li>He is musician and composer. </li></ul><ul><li>He married Agnetha. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Benny Andersson <ul><li>He was born in Stockholm, Sweden on 16 December 1946. </li></ul><ul><li>He is a musician and composer. </li></ul><ul><li>He married Anni-Frid. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Agnetha Fältskog <ul><li>She was born 5 April 1950. </li></ul><ul><li>She is an artist and entertainer. </li></ul><ul><li>She married Björn. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Discography <ul><li>Ring Ring (1973) </li></ul><ul><li>Waterloo (1974) </li></ul><ul><li>ABBA (1975) </li></ul><ul><li>Arrival (1976) </li></ul><ul><li>The Album (1977) </li></ul><ul><li>Voulez-Vous (1979) </li></ul><ul><li>Super Trouper (1980) </li></ul><ul><li>The Visitors (1981) </li></ul>
  10. 10. MAMMA MIA <ul><li>Is a song from the 3rd album and also the name of the musical based on their songs. </li></ul><ul><li>It had a lot of success on theatres and in 2008 the film was released. </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube - Abba - Mamma Mia </li></ul>
  11. 11. The film <ul><li>Actors: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, and Stellan Skarsgård and Amanda Seyfried. </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube - The New Mamma Mia ! Trailer </li></ul>

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