Benny Andersson In Our Hearts – A new tribute concert

Benny Andersson In Our Hearts – A new tribute concert

Malmö Live Konserthus has announced a series of concerts dedicated to the music of Benny Andersson. For four evenings in May, the state-of-the-art venue will play host to the 90 musicians of the Malmö Symphony Orchestra alongside some of Sweden’s most prominent solo artists such as Gunilla Backman (Mamma Mia!, Les Miserables, West Side Story, Jesus Christ Superstar, Miss Saigon), Fred Johansson (Aladdin, Footloose, Sunset Boulevard, Evita, Beauty & The Beast) and Frida Öhrn (known for her successful collaborations with Sweden’s foremost artists and her 2020 cover of Roxette’s Fading Like A Flower) together with The Voices of Scandinavia…
Meeting Benny Andersson

Meeting Benny Andersson

Thank you to everyone who contributed their fantastic stories of meeting Benny. They have been incredible to read, encompassing some very personal meetings. Thanks too for the many great pictures. In the end, I could not include everybody or devote the time required to format everything for the website, so I have put together a pdf which you can read on the site or download. There really are some great stories included. I know there has been a long wait to get to read either yours or others' stories but I am sure you will think that it was…
Benny Anderssons Orkester new single out now

Benny Anderssons Orkester new single out now

Helen Sjöholm and Tommy Körberg provide the vocals on BAO's moving cover of ABBA's One Man, One Woman recorded live in 2019 at Skansen, in Stockholm. The single is available from today in physical and digital formats. One Man, One Woman recorded live at Skansen by Benny Anderssons Orkester The song originally appeared on ABBA's The Album with lead vocals by Frida and while never released as a single, has always been a fan favourite. The original has some Benny Andersson backing vocals on the second verse that have been compared to those of The Beach Boys. We hope…
The ABBA Voyage journey

The ABBA Voyage journey

Upon the release of ABBA’s much anticipated first studio album in 40 years, we take a look back at how the music and forthcoming stage show ABBA Voyage evolved. The ABBA Voyage digital representations of Björn, Agnetha, Frida and Benny When ABBA decided to ‘take a break’ in 1982 the world and even the band members themselves thought it was probably the end of the road. However, fast-forward forty years and to the delight of fans worldwide, ABBA are back with a 10 track album, ABBA Voyage, featuring all new or previously unreleased songs and a virtual-reality show of…
One Man, One Woman – new BAO single

One Man, One Woman – new BAO single

Benny has just finished mixing a live recording from Skansen in 2019 of Benny Anderssons Orkester with Helen Sjöholm and Tommy Körberg performing the ABBA favourite One Man, One Woman.If all goes to plan it will be released this month! Catalogue number and final artwork will be revealed in the coming weeks.