10 Best Selling Swedish Music Artists


sweden has an extensive and rich music history, and a number of Swedish musicians have earned worldwide notoriety and have the top-selling Swedish music Artists tracks.

 Finally, ABBA was able to uncover the secret to the perfect pop song by using repetition and simple yet catchy hooks.


Roxette's breakout second album was saved by a broken leg. Roxette is the second-highest-selling music group in Sweden’s history.


Ace of Base

One of the most successful debut albums of all time, it was the first to produce three No.


Avicii just made songs that opened modern society and commerce up to the unifying global spirit of electronic music.

The Cardigans

The band’s popularity increased as their hit song “Lovefool” from the album First Band on the Moon (1996) was chosen as the soundtrack for the movie Romeo + Juliet.


They obtained a major breakthrough in Sweden in 1982 by winning the televised competition "Rock-SM" (Swedish Rock Championships)

The Spotnicks

They were known for wearing "space suit" costumes on stage and for their innovative electronic guitar sound.

Dr. Alban

Alban became a DJ at the Stockholm club Alphabet Street. Very quickly, his name became widely known, especially since he often sang to the records he put on turntables.


It is the best-selling dance band, and one of the best-selling artists, in Scandinavia and is often regarded as the greatest dance orchestra to have existed.


Alcazar is one of Sweden's most successful music groups both nationally and internationally with a string of hits since their debut single in 1999.