Named artist Writer Winning performance Benny Andersson

Member of ABBA, the Hep Stars and Benny Anderssons orkester. Composer with Björn Ulvaeus of the musicals Chess, Kristina från Duvemåla, and Mamma Mia! Wrote We Write the Story with Ulvaeus and Avicii for the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest in Malmö.

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1974Sweden Waterloo [Winning song] Named artist artist (ABBA)
1974Sweden Waterloo [Winning song] Writer writer

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1974Sweden Waterloo [Winning song] Named artist artist (ABBA)
1973Sweden Ring ring Named artist artist (ABBA)
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Trains at Eurovision

There was good news for lovers of both railways and the Eurovision Song Contest this year as Moldova’s Zdob și Zdub returned to the competition to celebrate a train journey between Chișinău and Bucharest.

But trains, stations and railway are nothing new to the lyrics of Eurovision, with over 25 songs featuring them in some way. So here is a rundown of the 10 most railwayish entries from 66 years of the Eurovision Song Contest.

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