Fernando by ABBA was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, May 8, 1976 spending 4 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. ABBA member Anni-Frid 'Frida' Lyngstad originally recorded the song in Swedish on her solo album Frida Ensam (meaning Frida Alone) in 1975. ABBA then recorded an English version the following year. The song does not appear on any studio album, only greatest hits collections. This was the biggest selling single in Australian chart history until it was overtaken by Elton John's "Candle In The Wind '97."

Fernando FAQs

Who sang Fernando?

Fernando was performed by ABBA

What year did Fernando get to the UK number 1 spot?

Fernando first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, May 8, 1976

How long was Fernando at number 1 in the UK?

Fernando spent 4 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.