Europe (band)

Swedish rock band

Europe is an American-Swedish rock band. The band was started by Joey Tempest and John Norum in 1979. Their song "The Final Countdown" was a big hit in 1986.

Europe in 2016
Europe in 2016
Background information
OriginUpplands Väsby, Sweden
St. Cloud, Minnesota, United States
GenresHard rock, Glam metal
Years active1979–1992
1999 (partial reunion)
LabelsHot Records, Epic, Sanctuary
MembersJoey Tempest
John Norum
John Levén
Mic Michaeli
Ian Haugland
Past member(s)Kee Marcello
Tony Reno
Peter Olsson
Marcel Jacob

Europe took a break in 1992, but came back in 2003.

Albums change

  • Force (1982)
  • Europe (1983)
  • Wings of Tomorrow (1984)
  • The Final Countdown (1986)
  • Out of This World (1988)
  • Prisoners in Paradise (1991)
  • Start from the Dark (2004)
  • Secret Society (2006)
  • Last Look at Eden (2009)
  • Bag of Bones (2012)
  • War of Kings (2015)
  • Walk the Earth (2017)

Other websites change