Joey Tempest

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Birthday
19, 1963
Birthplace
Stockholm, Sweden
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
19, 1963 (age 55)
Birthplace
Stockholm, Sweden

About

Singer and frontman of the band Europe, the group that released the hit song "The Final Countdown."

Before Fame

As a child, he taught himself how to play the piano and the guitar. He was inspired to learn music after hearing bands like Thin Lizzy.

Trivia

His international hit, "The Final Countdown," played at the closing ceremony of the 1988 Summer Olympics.

Family Life

He had his son James with his wife Lisa Worthington.

Associated With

He and guitarist John Norum were bandmates in Europe.