Abbas is a pop group that hails from Sweden and has gain fame when it comes to pop music. They were the winner of the Eurovision Song contest in 1974 and were the first winners that hailed from Sweden. They have remained the most successful act in the history ever to take part in this competition. The group has sold over 140 million copies of their albums and hence remains among the top-selling music artists worldwide. Among the labels, they have worked with include Polar, Vague, and Polydor. Keep reading to learn more on the net worth of Abba in 2018.
The group was created in 1972 in Stockholm. Among the founding members of the included Agnetha Faltskog, Anni Frid Lyngstad Bjorn Ulvaeus, and Benny Anderson. The name of the group has been generated from the first letters of their first name. They became among the most successful acts in the history of music. They topped charts from 1974 to 1982.
The group first participated in the Melodifestivalen but never qualified as a Swedish entry. Later on, they would plan for this contest in 1974 as they believed they had a lot that they could offer. The group believed that if they won, it was going to be the best breakthrough ever! In 1974, after they rejoined the competition, they would and get crowned winners.
This gave them a chance to have a tour in Europe and performed in various shows as well as concerts. Also, they performed on multiple television shows. The group debut single was titled ‘Waterloo,’ and it did well in numerous markets, and it was ranked position six at the Billboard Hot 100. They attributed their success to this album opened the way for them. The single that followed after this was ‘Honey Honey’ and in the US Billboard was ranked position 27.
The first music tour that they had was in 1074, and they were able to perform in Germany, Austria, and Denmark. The band would later break up later after they had released multiple songs and made a decision for them to concentrate on their solo careers fully. They reunited In 2018 where they are due to perform in various concerts and shows. They have won multiple awards including the Brit Awards and Carl Alan Award.
To the band, one of their greatest achievement has remained them participating in the Melodifestivalen which was the gateway to their success. It was where they learned the importance of hard work as well as patience in everything that they do. The fact that they have never given up is what made them very successful.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Abba Group is over $900 million. The group has four members, and each member net worth is $200 to $300 million. The wealth comes from music where they performed in multiple concerts and shows as well as sold various albums that did very well.
Abba decided to reunite and create an album for their fans so that they can enjoy. The announcement was made via their official Instagram page and went on to disclose that the group had recorded two songs together and would later be appearing in a virtual tour.