Abba releases new music - after 40 years
The event 'Abba Voyage' was broadcast on Thursday evening. The new Abba song 'I still have faith in you' with pictures and films from Abba's career was shown for the first time.
”40 years have passed, but it felt like yesterday. Absolutely amazing”Benny Andersson, Abba
We've made a new album with Abba, the band says from the event in London.
Two new songs were released on Thursday., 'I still have faith in you' (the music video is on Youtube) and 'Don't shut me down'. The album 'Voyage' with ten songs will be released on 5th November.
– 40 years have passed, but it felt like yesterday. Absolutely amazing, says Benny Andersson from a studio in l London, where he is taking part along with Björn Ulvaeus.
– There's an old saying that there shouldn't be more than40 years between albums.
”It's pop history, not just national but absolutely world-class, that is being written today”Per Sinding Larsen, SVT's music reporter
The members in Abba will also make a digital appearance along with a ten-man-strong live orchestra. They will perform in London from 27th May 2022.
SVT's music reporter Per Sinding Larsen, on the spot in London to cover the sensational piece of news about Abba, is asked: How big is this in the world of music?
– It's pop history, not just national but absolutely world-class, that is being written today.