Is Ace of Base related to Abba?

Is Ace of Base related to Abba?

Her emphatic denial that Ace of Base is an ABBA clone focuses on the differences between the groups. “We don’t have that kind of harmony sound, and a lot of our music has a reggae beat–which isn’t like ABBA,” says Berggren, speaking by phone from the group’s hometown of Gothenburg, Sweden.

What happened to the lead singer of Ace of Base?

Right now, Ekberg is focused on investing, though he still keeps in touch with some of the founding members of Ace of Base, including Jonas. Jenny is still working in the business and released her solo album “My Story” five years ago. “We haven’t really sat down and discussed [a comeback],” Ekberg said.

Where did Ace of Base get their name?

Linn said: “No one could pronounce the name of the group and nobody could remember it.” They settled on Ace of Base in early 1991, after Ulf was inspired by the Motörhead song “Ace of Spades”. In an interview in 2018, Ulf explained: “The name came out of a hangover I had on New Year’s Day.

Where is Linn from Ace of Base now?

Linn, 45, disappeared from the limelight but brother Jonas confirmed that she is enjoying a peaceful life with no interest in fame or returning to music.

How old is Jenny from Ace of Base?

50 years (May 19, 1972)Jenny Berggren / Age

Where is Linn from Ace of Base?

She was born in Gothenburg, Sweden. When Ace of Base was signed to Danish label Mega Records in 1990, Malin, or Linn as she became known, chose to put her teaching career on hold.

Did Aqua break up?

On 20 September 2016, Aqua announced that Claus Norreen would not return to the group. Norreen said in a statement that his “musical focus” has changed and that he no longer desires to tour with Aqua, but still considers the remaining members of Aqua “his family”.

How old is Linn Berggren?

51 years (October 31, 1970)Linn Berggren / Age

Who died from the band Aqua?

Lene Nystrøm
Occupation(s) Musician singer-songwriter
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1990–present
Labels Polydor (2002–2004)

What happened Malin Berggren?

Berggren had been staying at her parents’ house during a break in the band’s touring schedule when she was awoken by a woman holding a hunting knife. The attacker, who said she was a fan, grabbed Berggren by the hair and held the knife to the singer’s throat while forcing her to walk into her parents’ bedroom.

Where is Aqua today?

More Coverage. Little is known about Claus – the other member of Aqua – and what he’s been up to since leaving the group. According to his Wikipedia page, he lives a quieter life in London and has a son called Eliot.

What happened to Linn from Ace of Base?

The other band members have been somewhat reluctant to explain what has happened to Ace of Base’s former lead singer. They have stated that she has always been a shy and retiring person and was happy to let Jenny lead the band, while Ulf Ekberg once claimed Linn had a “camera phobia”.