ABBA – The Album – Deluxe Edition to be released

ABBA’s 1977 watershed album, featuring hits such as The Name Of The Game and Take A Chance On Me, will be released with bonus tracks and an accompanying DVD of rare and previously unreleased performances.

ABBA The Album Deluxe EditionOctober 2007 is the projected release date for the Deluxe Edition of ABBA – The Album, originally released 30 years ago, in 1977.

In line with last year’s Deluxe Edition of Arrival, ABBA – The Album will be extended with six bonus tracks and a DVD of rare and previously unreleased performances and news reports.

The illustrated booklet features an extensive essay on the making of the album. Watch this space for more information and previews later in the year.

Track list:

Disc 01: CD

  1. Eagle
  2. Take A Chance On Me
  3. One Man, One Woman
  4. The Name Of The Game
  5. Move On
  6. Hole In Your Soul “The Girl With The Golden Hair”  – 3 scenes from a mini-musical
  7. Thank You For The Music
  8. I Wonder (Departure)
  9. I’m A Marionette

Bonus tracks

  1. Eagle (Single Edit)
  2. Take A Chance On Me (Live Version; Alternate Mix)
  3. Thank You For The Music (Doris Day Version)
  4. Al Andar (Spanish Version of Move On)
  5. I Wonder (Departure) (Live Version)
  6. Gracias Por La Música (Spanish Version of Thank You For The Music)

Disc 02: DVD

  1. Eagle/Thank You For The Music (Star Parade, ZDF)
  2. Take A Chance On Me (Am Laufenden Band, Radio Bremen)
  3. The Name Of The Game (ABBA Special, TBS)
  4. Thank You For The Music (Mike Yarwood’s Christmas Show, BBC)
  5. Take A Chance On Me (Star Parade, ZDF)
  6. ABBA on tour in 1977 (Rapport, SVT)
  7. Recording ABBA – The Album (Gomorron Sverige, SVT)
  8. ABBA in London, February 1978 (Blue Peter, BBC)
  9. ABBA in America, May 1978 (Rapport, SVT)
  10. ABBA – The Album Television Commercial I (UK)
  11. ABBA – The Album Television Commercial II (AUSTRALIA)
  12. International Sleeve Gallery

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