Ace of Base celebrates 20 years and release new album Hidden Gems
Ace of Base celebrates 20 years since being Nr 1 on the US Billboard charts with their debut album ‘The Sign’ by releasing a collection of previously unreleased tracks and rare alternative takes.
The rumors that spread through the fan chat-rooms that Jonas Berggren has been sitting on a mountain of unreleased material – are true.
Now we are proud to announce the release of Ace of Base – ‘Hidden Gems’. The album digs deep into their vault and pulls out tracks that have never been heard before – from varying eras in their extensive career, combining this with rare b-sides and rare bonus tracks. The tracks were chosen by Jonas Berggren and Ulf Ekberg of Ace of Base.
‘Hidden Gems’ is released March 6th world wide on digital formats, including a 2track bonus version for iTunes) plus on CD and LP (double vinyl) available through the new official Ace of Base website aceofbase.com.
25.000.000 AWARD FOR ‘THE SIGN’/’HAPPY NATION’
Ace of Base have a lot to celebrate at the moment. Besides being the first group to ever have a debut #1 album and debut #1 single at the same time in the US Billboard charts. The band has recently been presented and received a multi-platinum award for 25 million sold copies of their debut album ‘The Sign’/’Happy Nation’.
REMASTERED CATALOUGUE RELEASED
In January 2015 Playground Music Scandinavia has released remastered versions of the first four albums digitally worldwide, each with previously unreleased bonus tracks from the same vault that is bringing ‘Hidden Gems’.