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En karusell (English A Carousel) is a Swedish-language song recorded by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson in 1972 and released in Sweden as a 7" single. The song was credited to Björn and Benny but not Agnetha Fältskog and Anni-Frid Lyngstad, despite their appearance as backing vocalists. The B-side was Att finnas till.


En karusell did not chart in the top 10 of Svensktoppen Sweden, however Att finnas till remained in the charts for three weeks.

The song was covered by Anita Lindblom in 1972 and Birgitta Wollgård & Salut in 1975.

The song was later released on the 2006 deluxe edition of Lycka.

Credits[]

  • Lead vocals - Björn Ulvaeus
  • Keyboard - Benny Andersson
  • Drums - Ola Brunkert
  • Guitar - Jan Schaffer, Björn Ulvaeus
  • Bass - Mike Watson

Track listing[]

  1. A. En karusell - 3:06
  2. B. Att finnas till - 3:32

Chart positions[]

Chart (1972) Position
En karusell 13 or 14
Att finnas till 6

Merry-Go-Round[]

En karusell was later recorded and released in English as Merry-Go-Round

See also[]

En karusell on Wikipedia