Estimated Sales

 ABBA Worldwide Estimated Sales 

 

Top  ABBA Singles
SONG Physical Download
Ring Ring 300,000    150,000
Waterloo 3,600,000    650,000
Honey Honey 1,000,000    400,000
I Do I Do I Do 1,800,000   300,000
SOS 2,350,000   450,000
Mamma Mia 2,000,000 1,600,000
Fernando 4,000,000   400,000
Dancing Queen 5,850,000 3,800,000
Money Money Money 3,000,000   400,000
Knowing Me Knowing You 3,100,000   400,000
The Name of the Game 2,200,000    250,000
Take a Chance on Me 3,350,000 1,200,000
Thank You for the Music    100,000   500,000
Eagle    400,000   200,000
Summer Night City 1,000,000   150,000
Chiquitita - English 2,300,000   500,000*
Chiquitita - Spanish 1,200,000 *both versions
Does Your Mother Know 1,750,000   500,000
Voulez Vous (inc UK)    800,000    500,000
Angel Eyes (UK with VV)    500,000   200,000
Gimme Gimme Gimme 2,400,000   600,000
I Have a Dream 1,600,000   350,000
The Winner Takes it All 2,600,000   900,000
Super Trouper 2,600,000   350,000
Lay All Your Love on Me    400,000   350,000
On and On and On     100,000     50,000
One of Us 1,600,000   300,000
Head Over Heels     375,000   75,000
When All Is Said and Done    400,000   100,000
The Day Before You Came     570,000   250,000
Under Attack     300,000    50,000
Others   2,000,000
     
 Approximate Total 53,000,000 18,000,000
 

Albums 130,000,000
Physical Singles   53,000,000
Downloads   18,000,000
Music Videos    3,000,000
TOTALS 204, 000,000
   


 
ABBA Studio Albums
Ring Ring 1,000,000
Waterloo 2,500,000
ABBA 3,500,000
Arrival 11,000,000
The Album 7,500,000
Voulez Vous 7,000,000
Super Trouper 8,000,000
The Visitors 4,500,000

Studio album sales - 45,000,000

 

International Compilation Albums
Greatest Hits 7,500,000
Greatest Hits Volume 2 7,500,000
The Singles 2,500,000
Gold - Greatest Hits  32,000,000
More Gold 2,000,000
The Definitive Collection 3,000,000
Number Ones 1,000,000
18 Hits 1,500,000
The Albums (Box Set)    300,000
Live at Wembley    200,000

Major  International compilations - 57,500,000 Plus ABBA Live, The Essential Collection, deluxe edition of Gold and Forever Gold brings us closer to 60,000,000.

 

Plus numerous local and budget compilations, including

The Best of - 3,000,000 (Australia, NZ, Germany, Netherlands)

Magic of ABBA - 2,000,000 (USA)

Best of: Millenium Collection  2,000,000 (USA/Canada)

Gracias Por La Musica/Oro - 1,000,000 (Spain/Latin America)

The Music Still Goes On - 1,000,000 (worldwide, budget)

The Name of the Game - 1,000,000  (worldwide, budget)

Very Best of: Greatest Hits - 800,000 (Germany)

SOS: Best of  -800,000 (Japan)

Greatest Hits 20/24 - 800,000 (Japan)

A Van ABBA/A Wie ABBA - 700,000 (Netherlands/Germany)

Golden Double Album - 600,000 (France)

Icon - 500,000 (USA/Canada)

25 Jaar Na Waterloo - 350,000 (Netherlands)

Complete Singles Collection - 300,000 (Germany)

16 Hits - 250,000 (Germany)

Toda - 200,000 (Spain)

25 Jaar Na Waterloo 2 - 150,000 (Netherlands)

Thank Your For the Music - 150,000 (UK)

Absolute ABBA - 100,000 (UK)

Various budget albums - 700,000 (UK)

Complete Gold - 70,000 (Australia)