Super troupers bringing Abba tribute show to Whitley Bay

Waterloo: The Best of Abba, a tribute act.
Waterloo: The Best of Abba, a tribute act.

Pop fans will be thanking tribute act Waterloo: The Best of Abba for their music at Playhouse Whitley Bay next Thursday.

Tickets to see the act performing the Swedish pop legends’ greatest hits cost £19. Go to www. or www. for details.

Abba were formed in 1972 and split up 10 years later.

Five of their eight albums were chart-toppers, plus four of their compilations.

Nine of their singles made it to No 1 – 1974’s Waterloo, 1975’s Mamma Mia, 1976’s Fernando and Dancing Queen, 1977’s Knowing Me, Knowing You and The Name of the Game, 1978’s Take a Chance on Me and 1980’s Super Trouper and The Winner Takes It All.