With a staggering 38 million records sold worldwide, Aqua proudly holds the title as Denmark’s best-selling act to date. Their unrivaled ability to craft major hits from the ’90s that continue to set the stage on fire remains unparalleled. Notably, their multi-million-selling single, “Barbie Girl,” achieved a remarkable milestone in 2022, with an astounding 1 billion plays on YouTube.
Aqua is a Danish/Norwegian Europop music ensemble that shot to stardom with their multi-platinum 1997 single, “Barbie Girl.” Formed in 1989, they captured global attention in the late ’90s and early 2000s with their infectious music. Over the years, the group released three albums: “Aquarium” in 1997, “Aquarius” in 2000, and “Megalomania” in 2011. Their music resonated with audiences worldwide, and they went on to sell an estimated 33 million albums and singles, solidifying their position as the most profitable Danish band ever. AQUA boasts an impressive array of number-one hits across the globe, including chart-toppers like “Barbie Girl,” “Doctor Jones,” “Roses Are Red,” “Around The World,” “Back To The 80’s,” and many more.
In 2016, AQUA made a triumphant return to the stage, touring the world with their 8-piece live band. Their commitment to live performances distinguishes them as a unique ’90s band, as most acts from that era rely on playback. In 2018, AQUA embarked on their first Canadian headliner tour, selling over 40,000 tickets and even packing the legendary outdoor venue, Echo Beach in Toronto, ON. The tour was an undeniable success, propelling AQUA into the hearts of Canadians. In 2019, AQUA extended their reach to the Southern Hemisphere, headlining the “So’90s Tour,” making stops at prestigious venues like Qudos Bank Arena (Sydney), Hisense Arena (Melbourne), and Sparks Arena (Auckland, NZ), among others. In Europe, AQUA continues to reign as the ultimate ’90s pop-dance headliner, gracing festivals and ’90s events with their high-energy performances, packed with hit after hit.