Ever since their breakthrough with ‘Waterloo’ back in 1974, ABBA’s music has captured the hearts of people all over the world. Today, the songs they created – expertly written and produced by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, and interpreted vocally with passion and commitment by Agnetha Fältskog and Anni-Frid “Frida” Lyngstad – are regarded as an important part of the international music canon.
Incredibly, in the 21st Century, they are more popular than ever!
The ABBA story began in Sweden, more than five decades ago, in June 1966 when Björn met Benny. Surprisingly, the pair wrote their first song together just a few weeks later. By the end of the decade they had established a regular partnership as composers. In the spring of 1969, Björn and Benny met the two women who were to become not only their fiancées but also the other half of ABBA.
The group entered Melodifestivalen again in 1974 with ‘Waterloo’ and it took them all the way to the Eurovision finals in Brighton, England. They were now know as ‘ABBA’ which is an acronym of their first names. Soon after this triumph, ‘Waterloo’ was Number One on the charts all over Europe, even reaching the Top Ten in the US. The rest is history…Read more about ABBA on their official website
Significantly ‘Abba Illusion’ have gone to great lengths to be certain that their music is very accurate. Additionally they look fantastic with authentic costumes. This remarkable tribute band feature all the memorable songs including: – Dancing Queen, Waterloo, Super Trouper, The Winner Takes It All, Mamma Mia and many, many more of those unforgettable hits. Another key point is that they have the look, the costumes, the Swedish accents and a dash of humour.
The show is a theatrical experience which is sure to take you back to the 1970’s! Most noteworthy is that the band regularly host sell-out theatre concerts. They are an international band performing for events such as festivals & corporate events all over the world.
One of Us
Sarah Hewson – Abba Tribute Solo Artist: ‘One-of-Us’ offers a tribute for a fraction of the cost of a full 4-piece or duo tribute act. She adds a mix of disco and dance songs for a party atmosphere with a touch of glamour. The timeless sound of ABBA never fails to get people of all ages on the dance floor. Sarah’s ‘One of Us’ show entertains you with authentic sounding live vocals and an uplifting performance of their classic hits with a ‘Svenglish’ touch. She combines the personalities of both female stars Agnetha and Frida with costume changes and great renditions of all the hits. She’s so passionate about her act and will be sure to get everyone singing along.
The standard format is 45 mins of ABBA songs in costume and character and 45 mins of popular disco / dance / rock songs from the 70s to the present day.
Introducing you to a well-established Abba Tribute duo – ‘The Babes Tribute Show’. The act is a professional, fully self-contained show featuring Abba’s very best hits without the need for Benny and Bjorn! Hence, the two Babes are: Stacy Collins (Agnetha) and Sadie Jones (Frida). Additionally they are both professionally trained singers with a wealth of experience.
Specifically The Babes sing live to an excellent playback. We guarantee that their powerful vocal performance with the fantastic harmonies associated with Abba will astound you. Furthermore, throughout the show the stunning costume changes have all the glitter and sequins of the era. Together with exciting dance routines this creates a truly dazzling occasion providing a spectacular display of nostalgic entertainment.
Stunningly in their 20th year, ‘Abba Fever’ is one of the most successful live tributes to Abba in the UK and Europe. Firstly, they are an act that Steve Allen Entertainments are proud to have represented for many years. Secondly, they offer a 5 piece live band with fantastic 5 part harmonies. Their wonderful production transports you back to the 70’s through the biggest hits of the world’s favourite band. In additional to live vocals and stunning musicianship – authentic costumes and exciting choreography all contribute to a spectacular show. Consequently, your audiences will definitely be on their feet. The music of Abba is popular with all generations and is firmly in the hearts of everyone.
Furthermore, Abba Feve perform throughout the UK and Europe, of which each show is customised to meet the needs of the audience. Great for corporate functions, for hotels, theatres, leisure centres, racecourses and themed events.