A Singer-songwriter from Finland. Born 1975 in Savonlinna, eastern Finland. Ville´s first solo album "Raastinlauluja" was released 1997 as a cassette, and later 2002 as a CD by Fonal Records. Other solo albums are "Suudelmitar" 2004, and "Hei!" 2007, released by Poko Rekords. During the years 2000-06 a Finnish record label, Poko Rekords, released four studio albums, two live albums and a double compilation-CD of Ville Leinonen & Valumo, the rockband. Valumo´s music was a mixture of Finnish rautalanka and tango, early Alice Cooper band, Spiders from Mars and French 70´s alternative pop music.