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Though guitarist John Norum was a major part of Countdown-era Europe, he left the band — just before its worldwide success — as a reaction to its growing commercial sensibilities. He began recording a solo album with vocalist Goran Edman, drummer Peter Hermansson, and bassist Marcel Jacob; the result was 1987's Total Control. He recorded the live album Live in Stockholm the following year; collaborated with Don Dokken; and recorded a second studio album, Face the Truth, in 1992.
23 February 1964 in Vardö, Norway
'80s, '90s, '00s