swedish pop

swedish pop

Erasure - S.O.S. (1992)

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"SOS" was the third single from Swedish pop group ABBA's self-titled 1975 album, their third for Polar Music and their second for Epic and Atlantic. It was released with "Man in the Middle" as the B-side. "SOS" was ABBA's first major worldwide hit since "Waterloo" and, to date, is the only Hot 100 single (or #1 single in Australia in which both the title and the credited act are palindromes. "SOS" (working title; "Turn Me On") was written by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus and Stig Anderson In 1992, the song was covered on Erasure's Abba-esque EP. ABBA-esque spent 5 weeks at number # 1 in the UK singles charts