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Listen to Cher’s ‘Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!’ cover as she confirms details of ABBA covers album

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Cher has released her cover of ABBA's 'Gimme! Gimme! Gimme (A Man After Midnight)' in full and confirmed details of her upcoming covers album, 'Dancing Queen'. The pop star appears in the new movie Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, in which she performs the ABBA track 'Fernando'. Read more: Pop is Not A Dirty Word: Is Mamma Mia’s success...

ABBA hint at “timeless” new songs and address prospect of new album

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ABBA have shed more light on the direction of their long-awaited pair of new songs, while also appearing to play down speculation that they may record a new album. The Swedish pop group announced the intention to record new material earlier this year - over 35 years on from their last foray into the studio. The tracks will arrive prior...

Metallica have covered ABBA’s ‘Dancing Queen’

Metallica have covered the classic ABBA track 'Dancing Queen' - check out the performance below. The Metal outfit are currently out on their mammoth 'Worldwired' tour, which began at the end of last year. Hitting Stockholm earlier this week, the band paid tribute to Sweden's greatest pop exports. Read More: Why you should definitely catch Metallica’s WorldWired tour Kirk Hammett and...

ABBA discuss the sound of their new material and how they ‘never really broke up’

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ABBA have discussed what sound the band explore on their upcoming new material, as well as claiming that they never really split up. Last week, the Swedish pop veterans announced that they'd recorded their first new material in 35 years. 'I Still Have Faith In You' and another new song will be unveiled via a TV special in November, ahead of...

ABBA respond to Glastonbury rumours and calls for a reunion tour

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A spokesman for ABBA has shot down rumours that the band could headline the next edition of Glastonbury Festival - as well as dismissing chances of a reunion tour. Every Glastonbury line-up and poster sine 1970 Last week, the pop legends announced that they'd be releasing their first new material in 35 years, having recorded two new songs together. With...

Abba to release first new material in 35 years

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Abba have announced the release of their first new material in 35 years, after the pop icons got together to record two new tracks together. The Swedish Eurovision icons recently announced that they'll be touring in the form of virtual holograms in 2019. Now, a press release has circulated revealing that new songs are coming soon. "The decision to go ahead with...

Watch the first trailer for ‘Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again’

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The first trailer for the Mamma Mia! sequel, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, has been released - watch the new clip below. The sequel to the 2008 musical - which was based on the ABBA-penned stage musical of the same name - starred Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan and Amanda Seyfried among an ensemble cast. The movie was a huge...

Jarvis Cocker to narrate new ABBA exhibition

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Jarvis Cocker has been announced as the narrator of a new ABBA exhibition which will open in London next month. The Pulp frontman will tell the story of the pop band in the new and immersive exhibition - entitled ABBA: Super Troupers - which will be housed at the Southbank Centre in central London. The exhibition will chart the Swedish pop group's...

A ‘virtual’ ABBA tour is set to take place in 2019

ABBA are set to return to the stage in 2019, after Benny Andersson announced that the group will reunite in digital form. The Eurovision-winning pop legends split up in 1982 and have never reunited, despite huge demand from their legions of fans across the globe. Now, Andersson has provided fans of the Swedish music icons with renewed hope after he announced...

These are The Queen’s top 10 favourite songs

The Queen's favourite ten songs were actually revealed last year, after it was claimed that she had disclosed her love of ABBA's 'Dancing Queen' at an exclusive Windsor Castle banquet. Exclusive NME offer: Save £10 on Amazon Music Unlimited plans with code NME10 BBC DJ Chris Evans made the claim in 2008 as he recounted how a friend had been invited to...