Benny Andersson

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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).

Born on December 16, 1946 in Stockholm, Sweden.
Swedish musician (mainly keyboardist), 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 Benny Andersson - Chess Pieces (Special Airplay Sampler) album art 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
PL 70500, 42 1966 Benny Andersson - Chess album art Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess (Album) Polar PL 70500, 42 1966 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
B 1673 A1, B 1673 B1 Benny Andersson - Chess (Chess Pieces) album art Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess (Chess Pieces)(LP, Promo) RCA, RCA B 1673 A1, B 1673 B1 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
MMCD 01 Benny Andersson - Klinga Mina Klockor album art Benny Andersson Klinga Mina Klockor (Album) Mono Music MMCD 01 Sweden 1987 Sell This Version
460594 9 Benny Andersson - Mio In The Land Of Faraway album art 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 Netherlands 1988 Sell This Version
7700-4-RC Benny Andersson - Chess (Original Broadway Cast Recording) album art 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
MMC 003 Benny Andersson - November 1989 album art Benny Andersson November 1989 (Album) Mono Music MMC 003 Sweden 1989 Sell This Version
MML 005-X Benny Andersson - Fiolen Min (Svenska Spelmanslåtar) album art 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
MONO MMMC 010-2 Benny Andersson - Chess In Concert album art 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
MMCD 019 Benny Andersson - Chess På Svenska album art Benny Andersson · Tim Rice · Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson · Tim Rice · Björn Ulvaeus - Chess På Svenska Mono Music MMCD 019 Sweden 2002 Sell This Version
9362497981 Benny Andersson - Chess In Concert album art Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess In Concert (Album) Reprise Records 9362497981 Australia 2009 Sell This Version
Rønnow 24602 Benny Andersson - Chess [Highlights From Aarhus Teater] album art Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess [Highlights From Aarhus Teater](CD, Album, Dig) Rønnow Records Rønnow 24602 Denmark 2012 Sell This Version
MMCD 032 Benny Andersson - Hjälp Sökes album art 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
FCD 1526 Benny Andersson - Axels Tid  album art Lars Lerin, Benny Andersson Lars Lerin, Benny Andersson - Axels Tid (2xCD) Bonnier Audio FCD 1526 Sweden 2015 Sell This Version
MMCD 033 Benny Andersson - Kärlekens Tid album art 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
PSCD010 Benny Andersson - Sakk (Chess Musical) (Budapest Live 2015) album art 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
479 8498, 00289 479 8498 Benny Andersson - Piano album art Benny Andersson Piano (Album) Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon, Mono Music, Mono Music 479 8498, 00289 479 8498 Europe 2017 Sell This Version
24605 Benny Andersson - Chess The Musical - Danske Highlights 2018 - Danish Cast album art 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

Singles & EPs

CHESSM1, CHESS M1 Benny Andersson - Chess Moves album art Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess Moves(12", Promo, Smplr) RCA, RCA CHESSM1, CHESS M1 UK 1984 Sell This Version
MMS 100 Benny Andersson - Klinga Mina Klockor album art Benny Andersson, Önskekören Benny Andersson, Önskekören - Klinga Mina Klockor(7") Mono Music MMS 100 Sweden 1987 Sell This Version
MMCD-S 115 Benny Andersson - Chess In Concert album art 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
PROCHESS 445 Benny Andersson - Chess album art 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
SÅNG-2000 Benny Andersson - Utdrag Ur Musiken Till Sånger Från Andra Våningen album art Benny Andersson Utdrag Ur Musiken Till Sånger Från Andra Våningen(CD, Single, Ltd, Promo) Mono Music SÅNG-2000 Sweden 2000 Sell This Version
PROMCD-S 126 Benny Andersson - 6 Singlar Från Chess På Svenska album art 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
none Benny Andersson - Chess album art Benny Andersson Chess(File, MP3, Single, 320) Deutsche Grammophon none Europe 2017