It's official! 40 years after the last album released, ABBA are back. The announcement was made this Thursday, September 2, by the Swedish group at a press meeting in London. There are three new features in a single announcement: in addition to the group's return, a new album and a "revolutionary" concert are also confirmed. The first album since "The Visitors", released in 1981, will be called "Voyage" announced the quartet composed of Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad.
After the release of the new work, the revolutionary concert, scheduled for 27th of May 27 2022, will follow, in which the group will appear virtually, through holograms, together with a ten-member band in a venue built and prepared in detail for this event .
According to "The Guardian" newspaper, Lyngstad during the meeting with the company said: "It is very exciting to be able to work with the group again. I am very happy for what we have achieved as a band". Asked by journalists about how this return will be, Andersson explains that, at this stage, all members of the group are moving through "waters never before navigated" to bring this spectacle.
A pre-reservation of tickets for the concert in which ABBA members will appear in their digital versions defined at 6 p.m. this Thursday through the official platform for that purpose. The general sale starts next Tuesday, september 7th.
The Swedish group is back after not releasing a new album since 1981.
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