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ABBA London Tribute Concert: First Names Confirmed

ABBA London Tribute Concert: First Names Confirmed

Elaine Paige, Lulu and Jason Donovan are the first artists to be confirmed for the London ABBA tribute concert which will take place in Hyde Park on September 13.

The tribute show, at which ABBA's songwriting duo Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus will both appear, will also feature a performance by the cast of the ABBA musical Mamma Mia.

Anderrson has told BBC radio that he hopes to persuade Annie Lennox to appear, to sing "The Day Before You Came".

The tribute concert Thank You For The Music... A Celebration Of The Music Of Abba will have more guests announced in due course.

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