Finally reunited four decades later.
Dad is back with new music for the first time in four decades.
Now Björn Ulvaeus tells the truth behind the split of the Super Group, writes the Evening Standard.
They are undoubtedly Sweden’s largest music exporters. Dad Rock and roll was inducted into the Hall of Fame and was a huge success on all continents in the 1970s and ’80s.
With over 400 million records sold, the Swedish Super Group is considered one of the largest of all time. In the UK, it was the second best-selling album of all time, after their compilation album “Gold” Queens.
Maybe that’s why Dad has now chosen to put his new super show in the UK and London. At a press conference last week – the big news of their reunion emerged – the group said a completely own stadium was being built for this purpose. The so-called “abbots” – where holograms come from Bjorn Ulways, Penny Anderson, Agneta Faltscock And Annie-Fried Lingstadt – Perform with new and old song classics.
In addition, it was revealed that a new album has been recorded. The album will be released on November 5 and is titled “Voyage”. The first two songs have already been released, “I Still Trust You” and “Don’t Close Me”.
Why did Dad leave?
Dad was formed in 1972 and ten years later, in 1982, won Sweden’s first victory in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1976 with “Waterloo”. Then came all of the immortal hits like “The Winner Take It All”. , “Mamma Mia”, “Super Trooper”, “Dancing Queen”, “Jimmy, Jim, Jim”, “Voulos-Vos” and “Happy New Year” – before the group break.
Jorn, Penny, Agneta and Frida invested in their own music projects.
The long wait for Daddy fans lasted almost 40 years.
Now Dad is back. But why did they end almost four decades ago?
Bjorn Ulways And Agneta Faltscock Formerly married, Penny Anderson And Annie-Fried Lingstadt. The couple divorced in 1979 and 1981, respectively.
According to Ulvais, when Dad retired after the album “The Visitors”, the recording studio there was “out of energy”.
– We stopped for creative reasons. We stopped because we felt we ran out of energy in the studio because this time we didn’t have as much fun in the studio as we did, says Bjorn Ulvey Evening standard.
He believes the group is not really divided.
– That’s why we said, ‘Let’s take a break. We never said, “This is it. We are divided and will never be reunited.
– That’s when we said we would retire. This gap is now over. Sounds a little weird … says Bjorn by standard.
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