Happy Nation


"Happy Nation" is a captivating dance-pop song from Ace of Base's 1992 debut album. They created a unique blend of reggae fusion and euro house, which resulted in an unforgettable, chart-topping hit. With its catchy melody and powerful message, this track soared to the top of the singles charts in Denmark, Finland, France, and Israel.
Happy Nation | Singel Cover | Ace Of Base

Happy nation

Single fact sheet
  • Happy Nation
  • Jonas Berggren 
  • Ulf Ekberg
  • Cyber Sound Studio
  • Tuff Studio
  • Techno
  • Reggae Pop
  • Mega Records
  • Metronome
  • Barclay
  • London Records
  • Possum Records
  • Polygram
  • Jonas Berggren
  • Ulf Ekberg

Ace of Base's Legendary Debut

A Fusion of Genres and Influences

Ace of Base's "Happy Nation" is an upbeat dance-pop track with reggae influences. The song features catchy melodies and positive lyrics and embodies the band's signature sound. It reflects unity, happiness, and a vision of a better world.

Success and Recognition

After its initial release, the single gained significant popularity worldwide. In the United States, the single was reissued under "The Sign" and climbed to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The album "Happy Nation" also achieved success, propelled by the hit singles "All That She Wants" and "Don't Turn Around."

Ace of Base: Pioneers of Pop

Ace of Base rose to prominence in the 1990s, captivating audiences with their unique fusion of pop, dance, and reggae elements. Their harmonious vocal arrangements and infectious pop hooks defined their sound, making them a celebrated pop band of their time.

Enduring success

Even decades after its release, this single and album remains one of Ace of Base's most recognized and enduring hits. The song continues to captivate fans of pop music, serving as a testament to the band's talent and the timeless appeal of their music.

Choose your ace of base