Italy

Following are all the Abba, Agnetha Fältskog, Frida and related charts for Italy. They are from the book Storia Dell Hit Parade (1957-1988) by Dario Salvatori. Only the year, the highest position and the number of weeks are given. Thanks to Chris Kimberley for this information and Toby Petterson for the 2008 Mamma Mia single chart entry. Catalogue details are courtesy of the very kind Fiorenzo Testa!

Key to Abbreviations:

Date: This is the year the single or album first appeared in the chart.
Title: The title of the single or album. Only the A side counts on a charting single.
HP: The highest position the item reached in the weekly charts.
TI: This stands for "Times In" which is basically how many weeks the item spent on the charts.
Catalogue: The record label and catalogue number for the item in Italy.

Abba:

Italian Singles
DateTitleHPTICatalogue
1973Ring Ring / Rock 'N Roll Band----Durium DE 2807
1974Waterloo / Honey Honey1423Dig-it MM 0021
1974Hasta Mañana / Watch Out3006Dig-it MM 0031
1975I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do / Rock Me----Dig-it DG 1115
1976SOS / Mamma Mia0228Dig-it DG 1124
1976Fernando / Tropical Loveland0621Dig-it DG 1131
1976Dancing Queen / That's Me1415Dig-it DG 1136
1977Money Money Money / Knowing Me, Knowing You----Dig-it DG 1143
1977The Name of the Game / I Wonder (Live)----Dig-it DG 1166
1978Take a Chance On Me / I'm a Marionette----Dig-it DG 1173
1979Chiquitita / Lovelight4805Epic EPC 7097
1979Does Your Mother Know / Kisses of Fire----Epic EPC 7316
1979Voulez-Vous / Angeleyes----Epic EPC 7499
1980Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! / The King Has Lost His Crown----Epic EPC 7914
1980The Winner Takes It All / Elaine0726Epic EPC 8835
1982One Of Us / Should I Laugh Or Cry----Epic EPC A 1740
1982The Day Before You Came / Cassandra----Epic EPC A 2847
23/10/2008Mamma Mia1201Universal

Italian Albums
DateTitleHPTICatalogue
1974Waterloo----Dig-it MS 0001
1975Abba0838Dig-it PL 3002
1976Greatest Hits----Dig-it PL 3005
1976Arrival1223Dig-it PL 3008
1978Abba - The Album4102Dig-it PL 3012
1979Voulez-Vous----Epic EPC 86086
1979Greatest Hits----Epic EPC 69218
1979Greatest Hits Vol.2----Epic EPC 10017
1981Super Trouper1317Epic EPC 10022
1982The Visitors3514Epic EPC 10032
1983Abba - The Singles4012Epic EPC 88608
1992Abba Gold02??PolyGram
12/11/01The Definitive Collection1017Universal
28/10/05Abba Gold7505Universal
25/11/05La Nostra Storia2814Universal
28/09/0718 Hits8701Universal
16/10/08Abba Gold1308Universal

Frida:

Italian Singles
DateTitleHPTICatalogue
1982I Know There's Something Going On / Threnody0727Epic EPC A 2603
1984Shine / That's Tough----Epic EPC A 4717

Italian Albums
DateTitleHPTICatalogue
1982Something's Going On1825Epic EPC 85966
1984Shine----Epic EPC 26178

Agnetha Fältskog:

Italian Singles
DateTitleHPTICatalogue
1983Never Again / Just For The Fun----Epic EPC A 2824
1983The Heat Is On / Man----Epic EPC A 3436
1983Wrap Your Arms Around Me / Can't Shake Loose----Epic EPC A 3823
1985I Won't Let You Go / You're There----Epic EPC A 6133
1986The Way You Are / Fly Like The Eagle----Sonet SON 2724

Italian Albums
DateTitleHPTILabel
1983Wrap Your Arms Around Me----Epic EPC 25505
1985Eyes of a Woman----Epic EPC 26446
1988I Stand Alone----WEA 242231-1

Chess:

Italian Singles and Album
DateTitleHPTILabel
1984One Night In Bangkok / Merano1016RCA PB 68240
1985Chess----RCA PL 70500
1985I Know Him So Well / Chess----RCA PB 68257
1985Pity The Child / The Deal----RCA PB 40413

Hootenanny Singers:

Italian Single
DateTitleHPTILabel
1965Gabriella (Gabrielle) / Fermanti In Me (Stanna en stund)----Derby DB 5112

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Last updated: 2 June 2013.