Most widely known for his use the rock and roll group European countries — well-known for its international strike “THE ULTIMATE Countdown” — this Swedish bassist joined up with the music group in the first 1980s and was even now performing using the group towards the end of the 1st decade from the Twenty-first Hundred years. In 1981, he changed Europe’s unique bassist, Peter Olsson. During Europe’s 1990s hiatus, Leven performed and toured with performers and bands such as for example Glenn Hughes and Brazen Abbot. He grew up mainly in the Stockholm suburb of Upplands Vasby, Sweden. He later on got a long-term romantic relationship that led to three sons: Adrian, Alex, and Daniel. He and rock and roll vocalist Joey Tempest had been Europe bandmates.