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"A Brand New Day" (subtitled "Everybody Rejoice") is a song from the 1975 Broadway musical The Wiz written by American R&B singer and songwriter Luther Vandross.
A cappella (Italian for "in the manner of the chapel") music is specifically group or solo singing without instrumental accompaniment, or a piece intended to be performed in this way.
A Tribute to ABBA is a tribute album of ABBA songs played by a variety of heavy metal and hard rock bands, released on 2 April 2001 by German record label Nuclear Blast.
The terms A-side and B-side refer to the two sides of 78 and 45 rpm Phonograph Records, whether singles or extended plays (EPs).
A-Teens (stylized as A*Teens) was a Swedish pop music group from Stockholm, Sweden, formed by Niklas Berg in 1998 as an ABBA tribute band called ABBA Teens and later renamed to A-Teens.
ABBA (stylised ᗅᗺᗷᗅ) were a Swedish pop group formed in Stockholm in 1972.
ABBA: You Can Dance is a video game for the Wii, developed by Ubisoft.
ABBAmania is a tribute album to Swedish disco-pop band ABBA, released in 1999.
Agnetha Åse Fältskog (born 5 April 1950) is a Swedish recording artist.
In radio broadcasting, airplay is how frequently a song is being played on radio stations.
All Media Network (formerly All Media Guide (AMG) and AllRovi), is an American company that owns and maintains AllMusic, AllGame, AllMovie, SideReel, and Celebified.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide service website.
Almighty Records is an English electronic dance music record label established in 1989.
Amanda Michelle Seyfried (born December 3, 1985) is an American actress and singer.
"Angeleyes" is a song written and recorded in 1979 by Swedish pop group ABBA.
Anni-Frid Synni, Princess Reuss of Plauen (Anni-Frid Synni, Prinzessin Reuss von Plauen; born Anni-Frid Synni Lyngstad,, 15 November 1945), widely known as Frida Lyngstad or by just the mononym Frida, is a Norwegian-born Swedish pop and jazz singer.
Atlantic Records (also still historically known as Atlantic Recording Corporation) is a major American record label best known for its numerous recordings of rhythm and blues, rock and roll, jazz, and hip hop.
Attaque 77 ("Attack 77") is an Argentine punk rock group formed in 1987.
Australian Idol was an Australian singing competition, which began its first season on July 2003 and ended its run in November 2009.
BBC News Online is the website of BBC News, the division of the BBC responsible for newsgathering and production.
BBC Online is the brand name and home for the BBC's UK online service.
Göran Bror "Benny" Andersson (born 16 December 1946), known professionally as Benny Andersson, is a Swedish musician, composer, former member of the Swedish musical group ABBA (1972–1982), and co-composer of the musicals Chess, Kristina från Duvemåla, and Mamma Mia!.
Beseech is a Gothic metal band from Borås, Sweden.
Björn Kristian Ulvaeus (born 25 April 1945; credited as Björn Ulvæus) is a Swedish songwriter, producer, a former member of the Swedish musical group ABBA (1972–1982), and co-composer of the musicals Chess, Kristina från Duvemåla, and Mamma Mia!.
Black Ingvars is a Swedish humorist heavy metal group.
Bowling refers to a series of sports or leisure activities in which a player rolls or throws a bowling ball towards a target.
The BPI (British Recorded Music Industry) Limited, commonly known as the British Phonographic Industry or BPI, is the British recorded music industry's trade association.
A CD single (sometimes abbreviated to CDS) is a music single in the form of a standard size compact disc.
Chill-out music (sometimes also chillout, chill out, or simply chill) is a genre of electronic music and an umbrella term for several styles of electronic music characterized by their mellow style and mid-tempo beats—"chill" being derived from a slang injunction to "relax".
Sir Cliff Richard (born Harry Rodger Webb; 14 October 1940) is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist.
Cristina Marocco (born 21 March 1972 in Turin, Italy) is an Italian singer and actress.
Damhnait Doyle (b. December 9, 1975 in Labrador City, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada) is a Canadian pop singer.
"Dancing Queen" is a pop song recorded by Swedish pop group ABBA.
Denise van Outen (born Denise Kathleen Outen on 27 May 1974) is an English actress, singer, dancer and presenter.
Dirk Bach (23 April 1961 – 1 October 2012) was a German television comedy actor, best known as co-host of Ich bin ein Star – Holt mich hier raus!.
Disco is a genre of dance music containing elements of funk, soul, pop, and salsa that was most popular in the mid to late 1970s, though it has had brief resurgences.
Dorothee Pesch (born 3 June 1964, Düsseldorf, Germany), popularly known as Doro Pesch or Doro, is a German hard rock singer-songwriter, formerly front-woman of the heavy metal band Warlock.
A drag queen is a person, usually male, who dresses in drag and often acts with exaggerated femininity and in feminine gender roles.
The Dutch Top 40 (Nederlandse Top 40) is a weekly music chart compiled by Stichting Nederlandse Top 40.
Not to be confused with Earth, Wind, and Fire Earth and Fire were a Progressive and Symphonic Rock band who over time evolved into a Pop group.
Edurne García Almagro (born 22 December 1985), known professionally as Edurne, is a Spanish singer, actress, and TV presenter.
Electronica is an umbrella term that encompasses a broad group of electronic-based styles such as techno, house, ambient, drum and bass, jungle, and industrial dance, among others.
Ellen Foley (born June 5, 1951) is an American singer and actress who has appeared on Broadway and television, where she co-starred in the sitcom Night Court.
Erasure are an English synthpop duo, consisting of singer and songwriter Andy Bell and songwriter and keyboardist Vince Clarke.
The European Hot 100 Singles was compiled by Billboard and Music & Media magazine from March 1984 until December 2010.
Europop (also Euro pop) refers to a style of pop music that originates in Europe in the 1960s and developed to today's form throughout the late 1970s.
Folk metal is a fusion genre of heavy metal music and traditional folk music that developed in Europe during the 1990s.
The Fugees (formerly Tranzlator Crew) were an American hip hop group who rose to fame in the mid-1990s.
Gimme Gimme Gimme is a BBC television situation comedy by Tiger Aspect Productions that was first aired in three series from 1999 to 2001.
Gold: Greatest Hits is a compilation album of recordings by Swedish pop group ABBA.
Gracias Por La Música is a 1980 album by Swedish pop group ABBA.
Greatest Hits Vol.
"Hung Up" is a song by American singer and songwriter Madonna.
"I Have a Dream" is a song by Swedish pop group ABBA.
The fifth season of Swedish Idol premiered on 3 September 2008 and continued until its grand finale on 12 December, when 22-year-old Kevin Borg was crowned winner.
The Institut français d'opinion publique (IFOP) (French Institute of Public Opinion) is an international marketing firm, whose motto is "Connection creates value".
The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) is the organisation that represents the interests of the recording industry worldwide.
The Irish Singles Chart (Irish: Cairt Singil na hÉireann) is Ireland's music industry standard singles popularity chart issued weekly by the Irish Recorded Music Association and compiled on behalf of the IRMA by Chart-Track.
"J'ai tout oublié" is a 2001 song recorded as a duet by the French artist Marc Lavoine and the Italian singer Cristina Marocco.
Jazz is a genre of music that originated in African American communities in the United States in the late 19th and early 20th century.
Jenifer Yaël Dadouche-Bartoli (born 15 November 1982 in Nice, France), better known as simply Jenifer, is a pop singer who has, since 2002, had a number of hit singles on the French, Belgian and Swiss charts.
Just Dance 2014 is a dance video game developed by Ubisoft Paris, in collaboration with Ubisoft Milan, Ubisoft Reflections, Ubisoft Bucharest, Ubisoft Pune and Ubisoft Montpellier.
The Kent Music Report was a weekly record chart of Australian music singles and albums which was compiled by music enthusiast David Kent from May 1974 through to 1998.
Kevin James Borg (born 9 June 1986, Floriana, Malta) is a Maltese pop singer who lives and works in Sweden.
"La Musique (Angelica)" is a 2001 song recorded by the contestants of the first edition of French TV reality show Star Academy.
Lars Sven "Lasse" Hallström (born 2 June 1946) is a Swedish film director and screenwriter.
The Leather Nun (a.k.a. Lädernunnan) are a Swedish rock group.
This is a list of the Hitkrant Europarade number-one singles of 1979.
This is a list of singles which have reached number one on the Irish Singles Chart in 1979.
This is a list of the French SNEP Top 100 Singles & Top 150 Albums number-ones of 2002.
This is a list of songs that have peaked at number-one on the Oricon Singles Chart, the preeminent singles chart in Japan.
Lounge music is a type of easy listening music popular in the 1950s and 1960s.
Luv' was a Dutch female pop trio that scored a string of hit records in Continental Europe (Benelux, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, France, Denmark) as well as South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Mexico in the late 1970s and early 1980s.
Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman.
Mamma Mia! is a jukebox musical written by British playwright Catherine Johnson, based on the songs of ABBA, composed by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, former members of the band.
Mamma Mia! (promoted as Mamma Mia! The Movie) is a 2008 British/American/Swedish musical/romantic comedy film adapted from the 1999 West End/2001 Broadway musical of the same name, based on the songs of successful pop group ABBA, with additional music composed by ABBA member Benny Andersson.
Mamma Mia! The Movie Soundtrack is the soundtrack album for the 2008 Universal Pictures musical film Mamma Mia!, based on the stage musical of the same name.
Marc Lucien Lavoine (born 6 August 1962 in Longjumeau, Essonne) is a French singer and actor.
Mägo de Oz (Spanish for Wizard of Oz, with a metal umlaut) is a Spanish folk/heavy metal band from Begoña, Madrid formed in mid-1988 by drummer Txus di Fellatio.
Music recording sales certification is a system of certifying that a music recording has shipped or sold a certain number of copies.
A music video or song video is a short film integrating a song and imagery, produced for promotional or artistic purposes.
Nils Landgren (born 15 February 1956 in Degerfors, Sweden) is a Swedish R&B funk and jazz trombone player.
Noemí Carrión Pérez, is a Spanish singer (soprano and mezzo soprano), dancer, and actress, known also as Naymi and Noemí.
Ogg is a free, open container format maintained by the Xiph.Org Foundation.
"Oh L'amour" is a song by English synthpop duo Erasure, released in April 1986 as their third single.
Olivia Blanc (born 1 January 1980), known as Olivia Ruiz, is a female French pop singer of partial Spanish descent belonging to the nouvelle chanson genre.
Ooh, Yes I Do is the ninth single by Dutch girl group Luv', released in the autumn of 1979 by CNR/Carrere Records.
, established in 1999, is the holding company at the head of a Japanese corporate group that supplies statistics and information on music and the music industry in Japan.
The Oricon Singles Chart is the Japanese music industry standard singles popularity chart issued daily, weekly, monthly and yearly by Oricon.
Polar Music is a Swedish record company founded in 1963 by Stig Anderson and his friend Bengt Bernhag.
Polydor Records is a British record label that operates as part of Universal Music Group.
Pop music (a term that originally derives from an abbreviation of "popular") is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the Western world during the 1950s and 1960s, deriving from rock and roll.
Punk rock (or simply punk) is a rock music genre that developed between 1974 and 1976 in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
Rajaton is a Finnish a cappella ensemble, founded in Helsinki in 1997.
RTL Television (formerly RTL plus, originally Radio Télévisioun Lëtzebuerg), or simply RTL, is a German commercial television station distributed via cable and satellite, as well as via digital terrestrial (DVB-T) in more highly populated areas.
In music, sampling is the act of taking a portion, or sample, of one sound recording and reusing it as an instrument or a sound recording in a different song or piece.
The San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus (SFGMC) is the world's first openly gay chorus, one of the world's largest male choruses and the group most often credited with creating the LGBT choral movement.
Sinergy was a Finnish metal band started in 1998 by American musician, Kimberly Goss.
The Single Top 100 is a Dutch chart, based on official physical single sales and legal downloads and composed by MegaCharts.
SingStar ABBA is a singing/voice simulation video game released in 2008 for the PlayStation 2 and PlayStation 3.
Souls Highway is Beseech's third album, released in 2002 by Napalm Records.
A soundtrack, also written sound track, can be recorded music accompanying and synchronized to the images of a motion picture, book, television program or video game; a commercially released soundtrack album of music as featured in the soundtrack of a film or TV show; or the physical area of a film that contains the synchronized recorded sound.
Springbok Radio was a South African radio station that operated from 1950 to 1985.
Star Academy is a French reality television show produced by the Dutch company Endemol.
Sweden (Sverige), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe.
Grammofonleverantörernas förening (GLF), or the Swedish Recording Industry Association in English, is an organization representing the music recording industry of Sweden.
The Swiss Hitparade (Schweizer Hitparade) are Switzerland's main music sales charts.
The National Syndicate of Phonographic Publishing (Syndicat national de l'édition phonographique; SNEP) is the inter-professional organization which protects the interests of the French record industry.
Synthpop (also known as technopop) is a genre of popular music that first became prominent in the 1980s, features the synthesizer as the dominant musical instrument.
Teresa Cheung Tak-lan is a Hong Kong singer.
The ABBA Generation is the first A-Teens studio album, consisting of well-known ABBA songs in modern and upbeat versions.
The Buggles were a British new wave performing and record production duo consisting of Trevor Horn and Geoff Downes.
The Dooleys were a United Kingdom male–female pop group comprising at its peak eight members—six of them in the Dooley family.
The King Has Lost His Crown is a song by Swedish group ABBA, released on their 1979 album Voulez-Vous.
The Manila Times is the oldest existing English language newspaper in the Philippines.
"The Name of the Game" is a 1977 song by Swedish pop group ABBA, and was released as the first single from the group's fifth studio album, The Album.
The Official Finnish Charts (Suomen virallinen lista, Finlands officiella lista) are national record charts in Finland composed by Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland.
The Sisters of Mercy are an English rock band, formed in 1977 in Leeds.
The Tamperer featuring Maya was an Italian dance music group consisting of Italian record producers Mario Fargetta and Alex Farolfi, and American singer Maya Days.
The X Factor is a British reality television music competition to find new singing talent, contested by aspiring singers drawn from public auditions.
Therapy? is an alternative metal band from Northern Ireland.
The Top 30 (also known previously as the BRT Top 30 and today as both the Radio 2 Top 30 and the VRT Top 30) is a Belgian weekly music record chart compiled by the Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroeporganisatie (VRT) network and broadcast every Saturday on its station Radio 2.
Ultratop is an organization which generates and publishes the official record charts in Belgium, and it is also the name of most of those charts.
Universal Music Group, Inc. (UMG Recordings, Inc., abbreviated as UMG) is an American worldwide music corporation that operates as a subsidiary of Paris-based French media conglomerate Vivendi.
"Video Killed the Radio Star" is a song written by Trevor Horn, Geoff Downes and Bruce Woolley in 1978.
A warehouse is a commercial building for storage of goods.
"We Don't Talk Anymore" is a song recorded by Cliff Richard that reached number one in the UK Singles Chart in August 1979, remaining there for four weeks.
"Weekend" is a song from 1979 by Dutch band Earth and Fire.
West Germany is the common English name for the Federal Republic of Germany or FRG (Bundesrepublik Deutschland or ''BRD'') in the period between its creation on 23 May 1949 to German reunification on 3 October 1990.
"When You're in Love with a Beautiful Woman" is a popular single by Dr. Hook.
Yngwie Johan Malmsteen (born Lars Johan Yngve Lannerbäck on 30 June 1963) is a Swedish guitarist, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and bandleader.
!Dame! !Dame! !Dame!, Dame! Dame! Dame!, Gimme gimme gimme a man after midnight, Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!, Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A*Teens), Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (a Man After Midnight), Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! A Man After Midnight, ¡Dame! ¡Dame! ¡Dame!.