Sweden - Additional Information

On this page is additional information from Sweden. This contains the accreditations courtesy of Michael Hartmann, John Boylan and Ján Havran. Year end charts and week by week charts courtesy of John Boylan, Colin Hughes, Dominic 'Ice' Wallis, and Maurizio.

Week to Week Charts

Sweden Singles
Dancing Queen24/08/19761,1,1,1,1,1,1,2,2,2,2,4,4,7,10,16
The Name Of The Game04/11/19772,2,2,3,3,4,6,14,18
Summer Night City22/09/19783,1,2,2,4,6,6,9,12,12
Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!14/12/197918,18,16
The Winner Takes It All08/08/19804,2,2,3,4,8,16,13
Super Trouper29/11/198017,17,11,12
One Of Us22/12/198113
I Know There's Something Going On31/08/19826,3,3,4,4,4,5,9,16
Never Again26/10/19828,2,2,5,4,7,10
The Day Before You Came09/11/19823,3,4,7,15
The Heat Is On17/05/19836,2,1,1,4,6,8,18
Även en blomma26/08/199620,13,11,12,25,20,41,31
Alla mina bästa år24/02/199754
The Queen of Hearts18/05/199853
Happy New Year16/12/199952,43,34,27
If I Thought You'd Ever Change Your Mind23/04/20042,7,9,11,14,24,25,29,22,26,22,40,49,60,0,60
When You Walk In The Room18/06/200425,11,12,26,35,55,48,54,47
Happy New Year04/01/200722
Happy New Year03/01/200818,4
Happy New Year09/01/20095
Happy New Year08/01/20109
Happy New Year10/01/201142
Happy New Year06/01/201251
Happy New Year04/01/201357
Happy New Year03/01/201454
Happy New Year08/01/201568
Happy New Year04/01/201673
Happy New Year09/01/201757
Happy New Year05/01/201851
The Winner Takes It All10/09/202185
Lay All Your Love On Me10/09/202168
Mamma Mia10/09/202164
Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!10/09/202137,63
Dancing Queen10/09/202130,67,87
I Still Have Faith In You10/09/20212,12,41,64,93
Don't Shut Me Down10/09/20211,4,11,20,32,37,53,63,68,7,43,100
Just A Notion04/11/202144
Ode To Freedom12/11/202130
No Doubt About It12/11/202129
I Can Be That Woman12/11/202123
Just A Notion12/11/202122
I Still Have Faith In You12/11/202121,81
Little Things12/11/202120
Keep An Eye On Dan12/11/202119
When You Danced With Me12/11/20218,96
Little Things10/12/202176,82,62,69
Happy New Year07/01/202125

Sweden Albums
Greatest Hits27/11/19754,1,1,1,1,3,9,18,23,27, 25,21,25,50, 39,18,20,25,50,45,45
ABBA - The Album30/12/19771,1,3,4,10,17,47
Greatest Hits Vol.216/11/197921,20,27,28,25
Super Trouper14/11/19802,1,1,1,1,3,4,10,25,37,48
The Visitors22/12/19811,1,1,1,4,10,33,18,25
Something's Going On28/09/19821,1,2,3,4,9,9,9,19,37
ABBA - The Singles07/12/198242,29,30
Wrap Your Arms Around Me14/06/19831,1,2,2,3,4,9,16,26,33
Wrap Your Arms Around Me10/01/198445
Abba Gold30/09/19921,1,2,2,2,2,3,5,3,13,26,29,44
More Abba Gold16/06/199314,7,18,27
Thank You For The Music08/11/199417,27,41
Djupa andetag23/09/19962,1,1,2,5,11,18,12,16,24,11,10,12,17,13,17,19,30,31,44,52
My Love My Life30/09/199621,47,41
Abba Gold29/04/199944,10,5,4,3,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,2,3,3,5,5,12,10,10,11,
More Abba Gold23/09/199948,43,51,0,0,3,50
The Definitive Collection21/11/200128,40,46,47,42,43,49,36,42,45,52
Abba Gold15/09/200333,31,35,35
Waterloo (30th Anniversary)23/04/200456,49
My Colouring Book30/04/20041,1,3,6,5,5,3,4,4,5,6,7,7,11,15,10,18,15,23,31,35,43
The Definitive Collection24/05/200427,26,32,31,36,38,50,0,53,0,0,0,0,0,60
My Colouring Book06/01/200533,53,0,55
Number Ones30/11/200646,43,27,27,22,37,30,20,23,31,44,0,51
Abba Gold07/08/200837,23,29,28,37,37,37,38,27,47,57,22,33,45,37,49,38,56,57,47
Thank You For The Music (Box Set)21/08/200847
The Albums (Box Set)30/10/200812,4,7,8,12,13,7,7,5,6,6,12,14,20,31,38,54,54
More Abba Gold13/11/200856
Abba Gold02/01/200954,44,46,51,0,0,60,52
More Abba Gold16/01/200955,49
Abba Gold08/05/200943
Abba Gold05/06/200955
More Abba Gold05/06/200950
Abba Gold21/08/200943
More Abba Gold21/08/200921,24
Abba Gold23/04/200951
Abba Gold14/10/200921,20
The Definitive Collection09/04/201045
The Definitive Collection14/05/201050
More Abba Gold21/05/201059
The Definitive Collection09/07/201057,0,60,47,52,56,0,52,55
The Albums (Box Set)03/02/201236,34
Abba Gold10/02/201231
The Visitors27/04/201218,55
Abba Gold15/06/201257
A (Agnetha)17/05/20132,3,2,2,5,4,8,7,9,11,10,9,6,5,4,6,10,35,35,41,54,56
Abba Gold07/06/201312,13,5,11,??,14,8,10,8,9,6,??,??,??,??,??,??,??,??,??,??
More Abba Gold07/06/201319,19,19,18,23,20,20,21,23,26,30,
A (Agnetha)27/12/201323,14,36,40,13,
Abba Gold09/05/201428,34,39,
Live At Wembley Arena02/10/201415,22,45
Something's Going On (Frida)30/10/201530
Som jag är (Agnetha)28/04/201754
Frida (Anni-Frid Lyngstad)28/04/201728
Abba Gold09/06/201740,54,40,51,49
Piano (Benny)06/10/20172,3,1,4,1,2,5,5,5,3,1,1,4,9,13,
The Visitors10/09/202148
Abba - The Album10/09/202129
ABBA Gold10/09/202125
Super Trouper10/09/202112,28,47
Super Trouper07/01/202230

Sweden Singles & Albums - Kvallstoppen Charts
People Need Love25/07/197220,17,17,17,18
Ring Ring (Bara du slog en signal)27/02/197315,4,2,1,1,1,1,1,1,2,2,2,3,8,9,10,20
Ring Ring20/03/197317,4,2,2,2,4,5,12
Ring Ring (LP)03/04/197318,3,3,2,3,3,4,6,9,10,16,19
Waterloo (Swedish)12/03/19744,2,2,2,2,2,2,2,2,4,8,10
Waterloo (LP)12/03/19742,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,2,2,4,9,7,10,9,9
Waterloo (English)19/03/19749,9,8,9,4,4,3,5
So Long18/02/19759,7,9
Abba (LP)29/04/19751,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1,2


Gold was 50,000 copies and Platinum was 100,000 copies until September 1996.
Gold was 40,000 copies and Platinum was 80,000 copies until December 2001.
Gold was 30,000 copies and Platinum was 60,000 copies until October 2006.
Gold is now 20,000 copies and Platinum is now 40,000 copies (for albums).
Gold is now 10,000 copies and Platinum is now 20,000 copies (for singles).

Ring Ring - 250,000 copies
Waterloo - 85,000 copies
Dancing Queen - 150,000 copies
The Name of the Game - 140,000 copies
I Know There's Something Going On - Gold
Never Again - Gold
The Heat Is On - Gold
The Way You Are - Gold
Du måste finnas - Gold
Guldet blev till sand - Gold

Ring Ring - Platinum - 116,000 copies plus.
Waterloo - Platinum x 3 - 349,000 copies plus.
Abba - Platinum x 4 - 474,000 copies plus.
Ensam - Platinum
Elva kvinnor i ett hus - Gold
Greatest Hits - Platinum x 2 - 293,000 copies plus.
Arrival - Platinum x 6 - 692,000 copies plus.
Abba - The Album - Platinum x 6 - 753,000 copies plus.
Voulez-Vous - Platinum x 3 - 350,000 copies plus.
Super Trouper - Platinum x 3 - 360,000 copies plus.
The Visitors - Platinum x 2 - 240,000 copies plus.
Something's Going On - Gold
Wrap Your Arms Around Me - Platinum
Eyes Of A Woman - Platinum
I Stand Alone - Platinum x 2
Klinga mina klockor - Gold
Abba Gold - Platinum x 5
More Abba Gold - Platinum
Djupa andetag - Platinum
Kristina från Duvemåla - Platinum x 2
B&B - Platinum
Benny Andersson's Orkester - Platinum
Chess på Svenska - Gold
The Music Still Goes On - Gold
The Definitive Collection - Gold
My Colouring Book - Platinum x 3
BAO! - Platinum
The Name of the Game - Platinum
Mamma Mia Soundtrack - Platinum
BAO 3 - Gold
A - Gold
Piano - Gold
Voyage - Platinum x 2

The Definitive Collection (DVD) - Gold
Live In Concert (DVD) - Gold

Year End Charts

Below are some of the end of year charts for Sweden.

1992 albums: Abba Gold was number 6 for the year.

1993 albums: Abba Gold was number 33 for the year.

1996 albums: Kristina från Duvemåla was number 9 for the year.

1997 albums: Kristina från Duvemåla was number 9 for the year.

1999 albums: Abba Gold was number 3 for the year.

2004 albums: My Colouring Book was number 13 for the year.

2017 albums: Piano was number 7 for the year.

2004 singles: If I Thought You'd Ever Change Your Mind was number 37 for the year.

2002 DVD: The Definitive Collection was number 2 for the year.

2003 DVD: Abba Gold was number 29 for the year.
2003 DVD: The Definitive Collection was number 21 for the year.

2004 DVD: The Definitive Collection was number 19 for the year.
2004 DVD: In Concert was number 8 for the year.

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Last updated: 2 April 2022.