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NEW INTERVIEW!!!!!! “FIRST A “GRAMMY” AND NOW “HALL OF FAME” – WHAT’S GOING ON?

Out of This World has been released 30 years ago (on 9 August 1988) and it is the fourth studio album of the band. With the help of Epic Records, the album was a commercial success selling over 3 million units worldwide, peaking at number 19 on the US Billboard 200 chart and reaching high positions worldwide. It was recorded at Olympic Studios and Townhouse Studios, in London, England.

EUROPE: Friends! Today we got inducted into the Swedish Music Hall Of Fame! A great honour! Not bad for a bunch of rockers from Upplands Väsby

THE NEW SINGLE FROM WALK THE EARTH ALBUM JUST CAME OUT – THE SIEGE

Joey Tempest is world-known  the lead-singer and the front man of the mega successful hard rock and EUROPE. Starting his career in 1979 together with John Norum, Tempest achieved a nationwide success in Sweden in 1982 by recording the eponymous first album “Europe”. The 1984 album Wings Of Tomorrow enabled Europe to tour the whole Scandinavia. Joey Tempest is the author of the world-famous anthem of the 80’s – The Final Countdown, which reached thetop of the Charts in 30 countries of the world.Joey Tempest is world-known as the lead-singer and the front man of the mega successful hard rock band EUROPE. Starting his career in 1979 together with John Norum, Tempest achieved a nationwide success in Sweden in 1982 by recording the eponymous first album “Europe”. The 1984 album Wings Of Tomorrow enabled Europe to tour the whole Scandinavia. Joey Tempest is the author of the world-famous anthem of the 80’s – The Final Countdown, which reached the top of the Chats in 30 countries of the world…MORE

UPCOMING CONCERTS 2018. EUROPE’S “TOUR THE EARTH” SUMMER FESTIVAL WILL BE ON THE ROUND AGAIN. STAY TUNED AND ENJOY THE BAND ADVENTURE

JOEY TEMPEST

SWEDISH ROCK GODS – EUROPE – ARE COMING TO TOWN !!!! WALK THE EARTH INTERVIEW WITH JOEY TEMPEST   – MAY  2018, Joey Tempest : “I like that phrase ‘I believe in rock n’roll’ – it’s very important to keep that belief, isn’t it? “Yes. Absolutely”.

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Fri 8 PM ·
Mo I Rana, Norway
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Nesbru, Norway
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Fri 8 PM ·
Stockholm, Sweden
SEP1
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Sarpsborg, Norway

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THIS YEAR, IT WAS « THE FINAL COUNTDOWN » FOR THE FIRST TIME IN AUSTRALIA

 

 

 

 

 

During 1995, Joey released  his first solo names A Place to Call Home. He has called it his “singer/songwriter album”. Europe band mate John Norum guests on one of the tracks. The album, which was produced by Dan Sundquist, was recorded in Stockholm and London using Swedish musicians.  Tempest also played guitar on the album. A Place to Call Home sold platinum in Sweden and it was a big success internationally. In the same year, he commenced his first European tour as a solo artist. The following year he was nominated for a “Best Swedish Artist” Grammy. Four singles were taken from the album, “A Place to Call Home”“Under the Influence”, “We Come Alive” and “Don’t Go Changing On Me”...MORE

IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT JOEY TEMPEST. Hello awesome auditory, here you could find some important facts, about our hero – our captain JOEY TEMPEST

JOEY TEMPEST RECENT INTERVIEW ABOUT THE LAST ALBUM “WALK THE EARTH”. At the end of the last year, at the legendary Abbey Road Studios, the group was recording the latest album, “Walk The Earth”, with producer David Cobb – the same to produce the group’s 2015 album, “War Of Kings”.

JOEY TEMPEST: “Walk The Earth” is our “miracle album”

 

WE WON!!!

Best Hard rock / Metal album at Swedish Grammi’s for Walk The Earth!
A huge thank you to Darren Edwards, Serena Furlan and all at Silver Lining / Warner’s for their work on the Walk The Earth campaign!
Joey / John / John / Mic / Ian


INTERVIEWS!!!! During the years, when he toured with EUROPE or with his solo activities, Joey gave a lot of interviews for the press and television. If you would like to know more about it, here there are some of them. Enjoy! JOEY TEMPEST – NEW INTERVIEW – 1 MAY 2018 FOR MANY THOUGH EUROPE WAS ONE OF THE MOST MEMORABLE ROCK BANDS OF THE LATE EIGHTIES AND ‘THAT’ SONG (‘THE FINAL COUNTDOWN’) ROCKED A MILLION TEENAGE DREAMS BACK IN 1986 AND HAS MADE RADIO IT’S HOME EVER SINCE. IT’S A WONDERFUL THING FOR A BAND TO HAVE SUCH A HUGE HIT, AND AS JOEY TELLS US IN THE INTERVIEW IT “OPENED MANY DOORS.”

TOUR THE EARTH” IN UK, SEPTEMBER 2018 JUST ANNOUNCED! CHECK IT OU

At the beginning, they called themselves Force. Then, Joey Tempest changed the name into EUROPE (1984). It took  him some time to convince that this name could bring them to a huge success guaranteed.  Now they are known worldwide. 

Europe band is undoubtedly a legendary band who knew a big success in the mid 80s and early 90s. But, surely their succes continues until in our days. This group formed in Upplands Väsby,  in the swedish capital Stockholm suburbs is “responsible” for the great hit The Final Countdown that, shortly after launch, becoming the anthem of events in vogue at that time.  Europe was found in 1979 and was appearing under the name  Force. John Norum, the Norwegian guitarist was actually the first to launch this band, including his school mates Joey Tempest (he was his best friend in those days as until now), the bassist Peter Olsson and drummer Tony Reno. Since its formation, Europe has released ten studio albums, three live albums, three compilations and nineteen videos. The band has known a great international fame in the 1980s with its third album, 1986’s The Final Countdown, which sold over three million copies in the United States. Actually, Europe sold over 23 million albums worldwide and has achieved two top 20 albums on the Billboard 200 chart…MORE

 

      

“WALK THE EARTH ” -NEW ALBUM 2017 – WATCH IT! 

Japanturnén var startskottet på ännu ett intensivt år för Europe. Efter att plattan släpps i mars blir det en gemensam turné med Black Star Riders i Storbritannien och Irland. “Det blir ett intressant paket för att vi släpper båda nya plattor samtidigt i samma veva som turnén. Vi gillar Scott Gorham, vi gillar bandet. Det här är ett kul paket så det är en rolig grej att göra,” konstaterar Joey;

 

 

 

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