1974: Honey Honey By Abba

Composed by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus (Abba band members) and Stig Anderson, Abba band manager and co-writer of many Abba songs. Recorded by Abba for their second studio album, Waterloo. As well as the English language version of the song, Abba also recorded it in their native Swedish language. It was the last official recording by the band in their own language. In West Germany, Honey Honey remained in the Top 5 in the music chart for four months. The song was also the first Abba single to enter the Billboard Adult Contemporary Chart in the USA. It was not released as a single in the United Kingdom, with the record label choosing to release another song instead.

Weekly Chart History (1974)Peak Position
Australia30
Austria4
Belgium12
Canada Adult Contemporary Chart8
Canada Top 100 Singles Chart18
Finland11
Germany (West)5
Netherlands16
New Zealand16
Switzerland4
USA Billboard Adult Contemporary Chart27
USA Billboard Top 100 Singles Chart27
USA Cash Box Chart37
Weekly Chart History (2008)Peak Position
Norway16