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Paying tribute to the great music of ABBA

The hall was already buzzing with animated chatter when my blog contest winner- Angela Lau and her friend, my hubby and I walked in at 8.20pm.

The stage was lit with lasers and some guests were busy taking photos near the stage. At 8.45pm, the lights dimmed and the sound of a landing helicopter filled the hall.

Arrival from Sweden decked in ABBA 1960's outfits warmed up the crowd with the opening number "That's Me" before getting us tapping our feet with "Knowing Me Knowing You".

The group comprised of founder Vicky Zetterberg (also known as Victoria Norback), Madelene Johansson, Jonas Karlsson and Rolf Ivraeus. But after some 22 years performing as Abba lookalikes, it somehow doesn’t seem outlandish to identify them as their idols – Anni-Frid (Frida) Lyngstad, Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, and Benny Andersson – respectively.

The LED screen and stage lights filled the hall with psychedelic colours creating a dancing ambiance that was hard to resist. Soo…