A-ha is a hugely popular and veteran synth-pop band from Norway that became famous during the 1980s. They are best known for the new wave classic, "Take On Me" (1985), which topped the charts in the U.S., the U.K., Norway, and many other countries worldwide.

Best known songs (with years) include:

  • Take On Me (1985)
  • The Sun Always Shines On TV (1985)
  • Cry Wolf (1987)

Pop charts debut year: 1985

Years active: 198-1994, 1998-2010, 2011, 2015-present

Genres: Synth-pop, new wave, pop rock, alternative rock

Labels: Warner Bros., Polydor

Website: a-ha.com


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