Thank ABBA for the Music

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"Thank ABBA for the Music"
Single by Steps, Tina Cousins, Cleopatra, B*Witched and Billie
from the album ABBAmania
Released March 29, 1999
Format CD single
Recorded 1998
Genre Pop, techno, dance-pop, Disco
Label Virgin
Writer(s) Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus, Stig Anderson
Producer(s) W.I.P.
Steps chronology
"Better Best Forgotten"
"Thank ABBA for the Music"
"Love's Got a Hold on My Heart"
Tina Cousins chronology
"Thank ABBA for the Music"
"Killin' Time"
Cleopatra chronology
"A Touch of Love"
"Thank ABBA for the Music"
"Come And Get Me"
B*Witched chronology
"Blame It on the Weatherman"
"Thank ABBA for the Music"
"Jesse Hold On"
Billie chronology
"Honey to the Bee"
"Thank ABBA for the Music"
"Day & Night"

"Thank ABBA for the Music" is a medley of songs originally released by pop group ABBA, performed by Steps, Tina Cousins, Cleopatra, B*Witched and Billie. It peaked on the UK Singles Chart at number 4 in April 1999. The medley was originally shown during the 1999 Brit Awards, and its release coincided with the debut of the ABBA musical Mamma Mia!.

The medley consists of:

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Thank ABBA for the Music" [radio edit] – 4:07
  2. "Thank ABBA for the Music" [TTW 12" Remix] – 6:33
  3. "Thank ABBA for the Music" [Karaoke] – 4:10



Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1999) Peak
Australia (ARIA)[1] 9
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[2] 23
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[3] 23
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[4] 14
Germany (Official German Charts)[5] 97
Ireland (IRMA) 5
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[6] 6
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[7] 8
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[8] 4

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1999) Position
Australia (ARIA)[9] 40
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[10] 58
UK Singles (Official Charts Company) 43


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