ABBA Reunite for the First Time in 30 Years

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Iconic Swedish pop group and gay icons ABBA have reunited for a surprise performance at Stockholm’s Berns Hotel.

The group, who disbanded in 1982, surprised audiences when they appeared on stage together for the first time since their split to celebrate the 5 year anniversary of the day on which song writing duo Bjorn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson first met.

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The performance shocked the world in the best way because the group had reportedly been adamant they would not reform in the past, despite being offered a rumoured $1 billion dollar pay packet.

Ulvaeus and Andersson were joined on stage by Agnetha Faltskog and Anni-Frid Lyngstad and performed their 1980 hit single Me and I.

“We’ve made this journey throughout our history. Benny and Bjorn in particular. It’s been very nostalgic” says Anni-Frid Lyngstad in an interview with Sweden’s Expressen newspaper. “It was absolutely amazing. A lot of emotions.”

The group remain stedfast that this impromptu performance does not spell a re-ignition for the band, however fans the world over have expressed glee and longing for more from the icon four-strong band. When asked about a possible reunion, Andersson simply replied “I don’t think so.”

However, we can always dream!

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