Finnish pop singer, lyricist, composer and guitarist. Tapio began with the first band to play rock in Ylistaro the age of 13. He was influenced by the Red Song Book. His first two albums were gospel, three more secular pop music. His album Mitä silmät ei nää sold gold and the album Kaunis ihminen reached platinum. Originally from South Ostrobothnia and he now lives in Tuusula. He is married to Raija Mattila, and together they have two sons, Mikael and Akseli.