ABBA - The Album

Artist:
ABBA
Category:
Pop
Name:
The Album
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Epic ‎– S EPC 86052
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Ireland
Date of released: 12 Dec 1977
Category: Pop
Style: Disco, Europop

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Eagle
Drums – Ola BrunkertGuitar [Lead] – Janne Schaffer
5:51
A2 Take A Chance On Me
Drums – Roger Palm
4:05
A3 One Man One Woman
Drums – Roger Palm
4:25
A4 The Name Of The Game
Drums – Ola BrunkertLyrics By – Stig Anderson
4:54
B1 Move On
Lyrics By – Stig Anderson
4:42
B2 Hole In Your Soul
Drums – Ola Brunkert
3:41
"The Girl With The Golden Hair" - 3 Scenes From A Mini-Musical -
B3-A Thank You For The Music
Drums – Roger Palm
3:48
B3-B I Wonder (Departure)
Drums – Ola BrunkertLyrics By – Stig Anderson
4:33
B3-C I'm A Marionette
Drums – Ola Brunkert
3:54

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Polar Music International AB
  • Published By – Union Songs AB
  • Published By – Polar Music AB
  • Recorded At – Marcus Music
  • Recorded At – Metronome Studio, Stockholm
  • Mixed At – Marcus Music
  • Mixed At – Metronome Studio, Stockholm
  • Recorded At – Studio Bohus
  • Mixed At – Glen Studio

Credits

  • Arranged By [Strings] – Rutger Gunnarsson
  • Bass – Rutger Gunnarsson
  • Design [Album], Illustration – Rune Söderqvist
  • Engineer – Michael B. Tretow
  • Guitar [Other] – Björn Ulvaeus, Lasse Wellander
  • Illustration – Björn Andersson
  • Keyboards – Benny Andersson
  • Lead Guitar – Lasse Wellander
  • Percussion – Malando Gassama
  • Photography By – Barry Levine
  • Saxophone, Flute – Lars O. Carlsson
  • Written-By, Producer, Arranged By – Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus*

Notes

Labels state "Record made in Ireland"

Came in standard UK issue gatefold PS but some of the ealy copies bear an Irish CBS sticker that also states "Record Made In Ireland".

Recorded and mixed at Marcus Music & Metronome Studio.
"The Name Of The Game" mixed at Bohus Studio.
Additional overdubs recorded at Glen Studio.

℗ 1977 Polar Music International AB, Stockholm, Sweden.
© 1977 for the world by Union Songs AB

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): (Variation 1) POLS 282 A4
  • Matrix / Runout (Sida A): (Variation 2) Pols 282 A5 GA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): POLS 282 B5 GA

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
POLS 282 ABBA The Album ‎(LP, Album) Polar POLS 282 Sweden 1977
L4 GBL (N) 509 ABBA The Album ‎(Cass, Album) Sunshine , EMI Brigadiers L4 GBL (N) 509 South Africa 1977
ABC8-0005 ABBA The Album ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM, Unofficial) Not On Label (ABBA) ABC8-0005 Russia 2001
821 217-2, 821 217-2 YH ABBA The Album ‎(CD, Album) Polydor, Polydor 821 217-2, 821 217-2 YH Germany Unknown
SD 19164 ABBA The Album ‎(LP, Album, SRC) Atlantic SD 19164 US 1978