Rock the NightROCK THE NIGHT – single Epic – 1985

A – SIDE
ROCK THE NIGHT
(4:07) (Tempest)
B – SIDE
SEVEN DOORS HOTEL
(4:56) (Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals, keyboards
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

7″ version with live cover (1985, Hot), includes: ROCK THE NIGHT (4:15) and SEVEN DOORS HOTEL new version (4:56) on the B-side

Maxi single version (1985, Epic, blue cover) includes: ROCK THE NIGHT (4:04), SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (4:56), STORMWIND (4:29), WINGS OF TOMORROW (3:57)

Maxi single version (1985, Epic, live cover) includes: ROCK THE NIGHT (remix, re-edited by Fredrik Ramel, 5:35) on the A-side; ROCK THE NIGHT (single version, 4:07) and SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (4:56) on the B-side

Maxi single version (1986, Epic, with Kee MARCELLO on the cover) includes: ROCK THE NIGHT (4:07), SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (4:56), STORMWIND (4:29), WINGS OF TOMORROW (3:57)

7″ version with live cover (Joey Tempest) (1987, CBS), includes: “ROCK THE NIGHT” (4:04), SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (4:56)

On the LooseON THE LOOSE – single (soundtrack) Epic – 1985

A – SIDE
ROCK THE NIGHT (Tempest)
B – SIDE
ON THE LOOSE (Tempest) BROKEN DREAMS (Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Europe (A-Side); Joey TEMPEST (B-Side)
Photos: Andy LOOR (cover), Thomas WAHLBERG (Tomas and Carina), Roger TURESSON (Europe)

The Final Countdown (single)THE FINAL COUNTDOWN – single Epic/Victor – 1986

A – SIDE
THE FINAL COUNTDOWN (3:59) (Tempest)
B – SIDE
ON BROKEN WINGS (3:38) (Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Kevin ELSON

“The Final Countdown” was inspired by David Bowie’s song “Space Oddity”.
The music video was shot as at Solnahallen, Solna, Sweden. It became Europe’s biggest hit ever, becoming number 1 in 26 Countries.

The Final Countdown (single 2)The 7″ single was released in 2 different color’s cover: light and dark green, with a band picture.
Maxi single version (1986, Epic) includes: THE FINAL COUNTDOWN (5:09), ON BROKEN WINGS (3:38),
HEART OF STONE (3:46)It was later released another 7″ version with Kee MARCELLO on the cover (CBS, 1987)

 

 

 

 

 

The Final CountdownTHE FINAL COUNTDOWN – album Epic – 1986

SIDE ONE
1. THE FINAL COUNTDOWN (5:09) (Tempest)
2. ROCK THE NIGHT (4:04) (Tempest)
3. CARRIE (4:29) (Tempest, Michaeli)
4. DANGER ON THE TRACK (3:45) (Tempest)
5. NINJA (3:47) (Tempest)
SIDE TWO
1. CHEROKEE (4:12) (Tempest)
2. TIME HAS COME (4:00) (Tempest)
3. HEART OF STONE (3:46) (Tempest)
4. ON THE LOOSE (3:08) (Tempest)
5. LOVE CHASER (3:28) (Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Kevin ELSON
Recorded and mixed by: Kevin ELSON and Wally BUCK at Powerplay Studios, Zurich, Switzerland; Soundtrade Studios, Stockholm, Sweden; Mastersound Studios, Atlanta, GA; Fantasy Studios, San Francisco, CA, USA
Mastered by: Bob LUDWIG at Masterdisk, NY, USA
Management: Hot Management AB

Released in: vinyl, musicassette, remastered CD

Love ChaserLOVE CHASER – single (Pride One soundtrack) Victor – 1986

A – SIDE
LOVE CHASER (Tempest)
B – SIDE
CARRIE (Tempest, Michaeli)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Kevin ELSON

Japanese 2-track vinyl 7″ single.
This single was later reissued with “Carrie” as the lead track. The picture insert states that the track is from the film Pride One,
and features a color picture of the band, plus a photo of a Yamaha racing motorcycle. The reverse of the insert includes the “Love Chaser” lyrics.

CherokeeCHEROKEE – single Epic – 1986

A – SIDE
CHEROKEE (4:12) (Tempest)
B – SIDE
DANGER ON THE TRACK (3:45) (Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Kevin ELSON

Another version (1986, CBS) has LOVE CHASER (3:28) as B-side

CarrieCARRIE – single Epic – 1986

A – SIDE
CARRIE (4:29) (Tempest, Michaeli)
B – SIDE
LOVE CHASER (3:28) (Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

7″ version with Kee MARCELLO on the cover (1987, Epic)

7″ silver disc version with LOVE CHASER on the B-side

Special gatefold edition of 2 singles 7″ (Epic, 1987): 1) CARRIE with LOVE CHASER on the B-side;
2) OPEN YOUR HEART with DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY on the D-side

THE FINAL COUNTDOWN – Official videoclip

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