Barry Gibb & Robin Gibb (The Bee Gees)
ABBA made waves in the pop culture of the seventies that still resonate today.
Producing one infectious hit after another, ABBA inspired a movie, a musical, and a mania. Thirty years later, their popularity is still going strong.
Members of the Bee Gees Induct ABBABarry & Robin Gibb of the Bee Gees Induct ABBA at the 2010 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Members of the Bee Gees Induct ABBA00:05:34
ABBA Acceptance Speeches
"The Winner Takes It All"00:05:25
Hall of Fame Essay
Yes, the way ABBA dressed could qualify them for a lifetime achievement award on What Not to Wear, the way they piled their harmonies and instruments on top of each other could make Phil Spector’s Wall of Sound seem like a modest lark, and the joy their songs exuded suggested a level of pleasure that bordered on the lunatic.
Yet ABBA’s songs also hold a sophistication, beauty, and rarity that accounts for more of their undying and still broadening success than people commonly acknowledge.
Their music will live forever
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