Gold: Greatest Hits is a compilation album of recordings by Swedish pop group ABBA. Prior to its release, all previously released ABBA compilations had been deleted and only the original studio albums (along with the 1986 live album) remained in print.
The album topped the U.K. Albums Chart on five separate occasions, 16 years apart, first in 1992, then three times in 1999, and then again in 2008. As a result, Gold: Greatest Hits is one of the best-selling and is the longest-charting album released in the United Kingdom, currently (May 2014) totalling 469 weeks on the album top 75 (948 weeks in the top 200). With sales in excess of 28 million copies, it is the best-selling ABBA album as well as one of the best-selling albums worldwide.