Benny Andersson

Real Name:
Göran Bror Benny Andersson
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If you are making an addition where he is credited together with Björn Ulvaeus please credit as Björn Ulvaeus & Benny Andersson (unless they are credited together with someone else, in which case separate credits should be used).

Swedish musician (mainly keyboardist), born on December 16, 1946 in Stockholm, Sweden.

He is one of the two main songwriters and producers in ABBA.
He and Björn Ulvaeus were house producers for Polar (1971-1974). Co-founder of Union Songs AB. From April 1975, shareholder of Polar Music AB (initially 25% and subsequently 12,5%). By the end of 1984 he sold his shares in the record company.
Engaged to Christina Grönvall. In 1963, they had a son, Peter Grönvall, and in 1965, a daughter, Heléne. They split in 1966. Engaged to Anni-Frid Lyngstad for about nine years and they married on 6 October 1978, but separated on 26 November 1980 and divorced in 1981. Married Swedish TV presenter Mona Nörklit in 1981 and had a son, Ludvig Andersson (born January 1982), who has since followed in his father's footsteps in forming his own band.
See also his studios Mono Music Studio and Riksmixningsverket.
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Albums

CHESS P1 Chess Pieces (Special Airplay Sampler) — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess Pieces (Special Airplay Sampler) Polar CHESS P1 Scandinavia 1984 Sell This Version
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PK-70500(2) Chess — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess (Album) Polar PK-70500(2) Spain 1984 Sell This Version
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none Chess Interviews — Benny Andersson Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, Tim Rice Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, Tim Rice - Chess Interviews(Cass, Promo) RCA none US 1984 Sell This Version
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STAC 2274 Chess Pieces — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess Pieces (Album, Comp) Telstar STAC 2274 UK 1985 Sell This Version
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MMCD 01 Klinga Mina Klockor — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson Klinga Mina Klockor (Album) Mono Music MMCD 01 Sweden 1987 Sell This Version
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460594 9 Mio In The Land Of Faraway — Benny Andersson Anders Eljas With Benny Andersson, The Soviet Film Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By Sergei Skripka* Anders Eljas With Benny Andersson, The Soviet Film Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By Sergei Skripka* - Mio In The Land Of Faraway (Album) CBS 460594 9 Scandinavia 1988 Sell This Version
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7700-4-RC Chess (Original Broadway Cast Recording) — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Tim Rice, Original Broadway Cast* Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Tim Rice, Original Broadway Cast* - Chess (Original Broadway Cast Recording)(Cass, Album, Hig) RCA Victor 7700-4-RC UK & Europe 1988 Sell This Version
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MMC 003 November 1989 — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson November 1989 (Album) Mono Music MMC 003 Sweden 1989 Sell This Version
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MML 005-X Fiolen Min (Svenska Spelmanslåtar) — Benny Andersson Orsa Spelmän, Benny Andersson, Dalarnas Spelmansförbund, Åsa Jinder / Peter Hedlund Orsa Spelmän, Benny Andersson, Dalarnas Spelmansförbund, Åsa Jinder / Peter Hedlund - Fiolen Min (Svenska Spelmanslåtar) (Album) Mono Music MML 005-X Sweden 1990 Sell This Version
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MONO MMMC 010-2 Chess In Concert — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess In Concert (Album) Mono Music MONO MMMC 010-2 Sweden 1994 Sell This Version
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MMCD 019 Chess På Svenska — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson · Tim Rice · Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson · Tim Rice · Björn Ulvaeus - Chess På Svenska Mono Music MMCD 019 Sweden 2002 Sell This Version
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9362497981 Chess In Concert — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess In Concert (Album) Reprise Records 9362497981 Australia 2009 Sell This Version
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none Det Tysta Köket — Benny Andersson Lars Lerin, Benny Andersson Lars Lerin, Benny Andersson - Det Tysta Köket(2xCD, Aud) Tundell Salmson none Sweden 2013 Sell This Version
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MMCD 032 Hjälp Sökes — Benny Andersson Kristina Lugn, Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Lars Rudolfsson Kristina Lugn, Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Lars Rudolfsson - Hjälp Sökes(CD, Album) Mono Music MMCD 032 Sweden 2013 Sell This Version
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FCD 1526 Axels Tid  — Benny Andersson Lars Lerin, Benny Andersson Lars Lerin, Benny Andersson - Axels Tid (2xCD) Bonnier Audio FCD 1526 Sweden 2015 Sell This Version
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MMCD 033 Kärlekens Tid — Benny Andersson Gustaf Sjökvists Kammarkör Musik Benny Andersson Gustaf Sjökvists Kammarkör Musik Benny Andersson - Kärlekens Tid(CD, Album) Mono Music MMCD 033 Sweden 2015 Sell This Version
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PSCD010 Sakk (Chess Musical) (Budapest Live 2015) — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Sakk (Chess Musical) (Budapest Live 2015)(2xCD, Album) PS Produkció PSCD010 Hungary 2015 Sell This Version
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479 8498, 00289 479 8498 Piano — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson Piano (Album) Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon, Mono Music, Mono Music 479 8498, 00289 479 8498 Europe 2017 Sell This Version
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IFCD 1812 Och Fågeln Flög Fritt För Att Uppsöka Sin Bur — Benny Andersson Lars Lerin, Jan Malmsjö, Carl Larsson (2), Benny Andersson Lars Lerin, Jan Malmsjö, Carl Larsson (2), Benny Andersson - Och Fågeln Flög Fritt För Att Uppsöka Sin Bur(2xCD) Bonnier Audio IFCD 1812 Sweden 2018 Sell This Version
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24605 Chess The Musical - Danske Highlights 2018 - Danish Cast — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess The Musical - Danske Highlights 2018 - Danish Cast(CD, Album, Tri) Rønnow Records 24605 Denmark 2018 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

MMS 100 Klinga Mina Klockor — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Önskekören Benny Andersson, Önskekören - Klinga Mina Klockor(7") Mono Music MMS 100 Sweden 1987 Sell This Version
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MMCD-S 115 Chess In Concert — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess In Concert(CD, Single, Promo) Mono Music MMCD-S 115 Sweden 1994 Sell This Version
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PROCHESS 445 Chess — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess(CD, Single, Promo) Polydor, Polar PROCHESS 445 Norway 1996 Sell This Version
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SÅNG-2000 Utdrag Ur Musiken Till Sånger Från Andra Våningen — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson Utdrag Ur Musiken Till Sånger Från Andra Våningen(CD, Single, Ltd, Promo) Mono Music SÅNG-2000 Sweden 2000 Sell This Version
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PROMCD-S 126 6 Singlar Från Chess På Svenska — Benny Andersson Benny Andersson · Tim Rice · Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson · Tim Rice · Björn Ulvaeus - 6 Singlar Från Chess På Svenska(6xCD, Single, Ltd, Promo) Mono Music PROMCD-S 126 Sweden 2002 Sell This Version