Ring Ring Album ABBA Pop Music

Ring Ring Album is by ABBA. The album was released on the 26th of March 1973 under the name Björn Benny & Agnetha Frida, a name they used before officially becoming ABBA.
Produced by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson, it was released by record label Polar Music ( Universal Music Group ), a label started by Stig Anderson in 1963, who also managed the group.
The Album’s title track ” Ring Ring “, was released on the 14th of February 1973 with the original Swedish title of ” Ring Ring (Bara Du Slog En Signal) “. The song was retitled to ” Ring Ring ” to give it broader appeal.
Stig Anderson changed the lyrics and asked Neil Sedaka, the American songwriter, along with his songwriting partner Phil Cody, to re-write the lyrics for a version that would be accessible to an English audience.
The song reached Number One on the Belgium Singles Chart and number two on the Austrian and Norwegian Singles Charts.
The Ring Ring album, reached number two in both Sweden and Norway and topped the chart in Belgium. It was re-released in Australasia in 1975, but not until 1992 in the United Kingdom. In the United States, Ring Ring wasn’t released until 1995.

 

About ABBA

ABBA was a Swedish pop group. Formed in 1972 in Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, the group consisted of Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad.
ABBA is one of the best-selling music acts of all time. Estimates of total record sales vary wildly depending on where you read them. Reports of total sales range from between 140 to over 500 million units.
The four Swedes are the best-selling band of all time from continental Europe and the most successful to have competed in the history of the Eurovision Song Contest.
ABBA’s music remains popular today, and in 1999, their music was used for the successful musical Mamma Mia! which toured the world. Later in 2008, a film version of the musical was released, starring Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgård, Amanda Seyfried.
It became a massive success with the public and went on to be the highest-grossing film in the United Kingdom that year.
The group’s Album releases were eight studio, two live, seven compilations and three box sets. They also released four video Albums, seventy-three singles and produced thirty-three music videos.

Ring Ring Track Listing:

1: Ring, Ring
2: Another Town, Another Train
3: Disillusion
4: People Need Love
5: I Saw It In The Mirror
6: Nina, Pretty Ballerina
7: Love Isn’t Easy (But It Sure Is Hard Enough)
8: Me And Bobby And Bobby’s Brother
9: He Is Your Brother
10: She’s My Kind Of Girl
11: I Am Just A Girl
12: Rock’n’Roll Band

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    jose 1 month agoReply

    the ring ring album is a classic and should be in every pop music lovers collection

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    Mabelle 1 month agoReply

    ABBA grew from ring ring to become one of the biggest selling bands of all time

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    janie 1 month agoReply

    not one of their better ones, but it was their debut album

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    ina 1 month agoReply

    oh i feel old, i played this to my grandson who screwed up his face, these youngsters have no taste today

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    nicholas 2 months agoReply

    i remember hearing ring ring on the wireless in the 1970s, loved it then and still do

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    Gavin M2 months agoReply

    this is a good album, released before they officially became abba

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    lucinda watson2 months agoReply

    Here in the US the ring ring album wasn’t released at the time, i got it now though and love it

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    Aiden B2 months agoReply

    this album shows Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson nack of writing catchy tunes, that’s why everyone loves ABBA!!!!

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    leah wilson2 months agoReply

    I haven’t heard any ABBA music for a long time, then came across this site and loved it! Oh it takes me back

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    Melvin S2 months agoReply

    this is the first by the supergroup ABBA, my family love the ring ring album. Catchy songs, great singing, all round a perfect album to brighten any day

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