Europe (Europe album)

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Europe
Europe - Europe (original album cover).jpg
Studio album by Europe
Released 14 March 1983
Recorded The Electra Studio, Stockholm, Sweden
Genre Heavy metal, hard rock
Length 39:42
Label Hot (Sweden)
Victor (Japan)
Epic (rest of the world)
Producer Europe, Erik Videgård, Thomas Erdtman
Europe chronology
Europe
(1983)
Wings of Tomorrow
(1984)
Singles from Europe
  1. "Seven Doors Hotel" / "Words of Wisdom"
    Released: 31 March 1983
CD re-issue cover
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars [1]
Metal Forces (8/10)[2]
Martin Popoff 10/10 stars[3]

Europe is the first studio album by the Swedish heavy metal band Europe. It was released on March 14, 1983, by Hot Records.

Track listing[edit]

All songs were written by Joey Tempest, except where noted.

Side one
  1. "In the Future to Come" – 5:00
  2. "Farewell" – 4:16
  3. "Seven Doors Hotel" – 5:16
  4. "The King Will Return" – 5:35
  5. "Boyazont" [instrumental] (John Norum, Eddie Meduza) – 2:32
Side two
  1. "Children of This Time" – 4:55
  2. "Words of Wisdom" – 4:05
  3. "Paradize Bay" – 3:53
  4. "Memories" – 4:32

Personnel[edit]

Europe[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Europeproducer
  • Erik Videgård – co-producer, engineer
  • Thomas Erdtman – co-producer
  • Lennart Dannstedt – photography
  • Camilla B. – cover design

Chart positions[edit]

Year List Peak Week
1983 Swedish Album Chart 8 5

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Europe - Europe". Allmusic. Retrieved 2011-08-03. 
  2. ^ Reynolds, Dave (August 1983). "Europe - Europe". Metal Forces (1): 22. Retrieved 2015-07-03. 
  3. ^ Popoff, Martin (1 November 2005). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 2: The Eighties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. ISBN 978-1-894959-31-5.