ABBA GOLD – a success story

ABBA’s highly successful hits collection ABBA Gold recently passed sales of 5 million in Great Britain, making it the third best-selling album of all time on the British Isles (behind Queen’s Greatest Hits and The Beatles’ Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band). Worldwide sales for the album are now 28 million and counting.

The year 2012 marks the 20th Anniversary of this groundbreaking album of classic ABBA songs, originally released in September 1992. To celebrate, here are some of its sales awards in various parts of the world.

Canada: Diamond
France: 2 x Diamond
Italy: 2 x Diamond
Brazil: 2 x Diamond
Korea: 33 x Platinum
India: 34 x Platinum
Ireland: 23 x Platinum
Denmark: 23 x Platinum
Great Britain: 19 x Platinum
Sweden: 16 x Platinum
Australia: 16 x Platinum
Germany: 14 x Platinum
United States: 5 x Platinum