Tag Archives | Alexiou

Tha patheis erota - Haris Alexiou

Haris Alexiou sings "Tha patheis erota" a love song that was released in 1990 in the album"Krataei chronia auti i kolonia". Tha patheis erota is translated to "You will fall in love for me" in English. The music was written by Thanos Mikroutsikos, while the lyrics by Lina Nikolakopoulou. Tha patheis erota is a playful song about the signs of love, for the certainty of what we see and feel when we meet someone and see how the atmosphere is electrifying, how feelings are […]

The Godfather Waltz - Haris Alexiou

Haris Alexiou sings The Godfather Waltz, a song with Greek lyrics written on one of the most famous film music themes by Nino Rota, for the Godfather OST. It is the first time that we ever hear the song with lyrics, since it's an orchestral song played in the Godfather 1, released in 1971. Recently, […]

Haris Alexiou tribute to Nino Rota

One of the greatest events in Greek music in October 2011 was the tribute to Nino Rota by Haris Alexiou. It was a series of five nights at the "Theatron", the theatrical stage of the the Foundation of the Hellenic World in Athens (IME), where Haris Alexiou presented a tribute to the film music composed […]

Haris Alexiou Australia Tour 2011

Haris Alexiou returns after 17 years to Australia for a tour to the biggest cities of the country. After a sellout winter season in Greece and a spectacular European tour, Alexiou will be performing in November in Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne. Alexiou finished her European tour which was highly successful; the French newspaper Le Monde characterized […]

Ti glyko na s’ agapoun – Haris Alexiou

Haris Alexiou sings Ti glyko na s’ agapoun, a Greek song which translates to "How sweet is to be loved" in English. Ti glyko na s’ agapoun is a classic love song, composed by Giorgos Zambetas and written by Lefteris Papadopoulos. "How sweet is to be loved and be told"... is there anything more important than […]

Esy me ksereis pio poly- Alexiou & Pliatsikas

Haris Alexiou and Filippos Pliatsikas sing "Esy me ksereis pio poly", a Greek song which translates to "You know me better" in English. Esy me ksereis pio poly is a nice duet performed by two of the most distinguished artists in entechni Greek music today: Haris Alexiou and Filippos Pliatsikas. It is known that we […]

Haris Alexiou to receive award in Italy

Haris Alexiou, the great Greek singer, received the most significant Italian Award. Oon May 9 Alexiou received the Una vita per la musica - Giglio d’ oro award at the historical theater Teatro della Pergola in Florence, one of the most distinguished music awards in Italy and Europe, from the Premio Galileo Institution. Haris Alexiou […]

Ksimeronei - Haris Alexiou

Haris Alexiou sings Ksimeronei, a Greek song which means "It's dawning" in English. Ksimeronei is a truly lovely song, one of the most known songs performed by Haroula Alexiou. It is composed by Antonis Vardis with lyrics by Haris Alexiou herself. Ksimeronei is a love song about the pain we feel each and every day […]

Zita mou oti thes - Alkistis Protopsalti

Alkistis Protopsalti sings Zita mou oti thes, a Greek song which translates to "Ask me whatever you want". Zita mou oti thes (Ζήτα μου ότι θες in Greek) is a song written and composed by Haris Alexiou, who gave this song to her friend Alkistis Protopsalti in 1990. Of course, we all remember that later […]

Agapao ki adiaforo - Haris Alexiou

Haris Alexiou sings Agapao ki adiaforo, a famous Greek song which translates to "I' m in love and I care about nothing" in English. The song Agapao ki adiaforo is a song written and composed by Nikolas Asimos. It was first performed by Vassilis Papakonstantinou. Agapao ki adiaforo is a tender and sensitive song, quite […]

Otan pinei mia gynaika - Haris Alexiou

Haris Alexiou sings Otan pinei mia gynaika, a Greek song which translates to "When a woman drinks" in English. Otan pinei mia gynaika is a song with a long history in Greek music, because the version we know reached the market in an adventurous way. The song the first song  ever recorded by Haris Alexiou, […]

Proino Tsigaro - Haris Alexiou, Giorgos Dalaras

Haris Alexiou and Giorgos Dalaras sing the song Proino Tsigaro, which translates to "Morning Cigarette" in English. It is a very famous love song, composed by Notis Mavroudis. There is a common misunderstanding about this song, as many people think it was composed by Manos Loizos. The main reason why they think so, is that […]

Theos An Einai - Haris Alexiou

Haris Alexiou sings the song Theos an einai, which translates to If there is a God. This Greek song is written by the Greek lyricist Lina Nikolakopoulou and composed by the famous Bosnian composer Goran Bregovic. This song Theos an einai has its own long story. It was first performed by Bijelo Dugme, the Yugoslavian […]

Haris Alexiou at the Opening Ceremony of Basket Ball World Championship

Haris Alexiou will be singing at the opening ceremony of the FIBA World Championship in basketball that takes place in Turkey August 28 - September 12th 2010. She is the only Greek singer who has even participated in the opening ceremony of a FIBA championship. The great news is that Haris Alexiou will be singing […]

Sinavlia - Haris Alexiou

Haris Alexiou sings Sinavlia, a Greek song written by Lina Nikolakopoulou and composed by Nikos Antypas, which means "Concert". Sinavlia is one of the most touching Greek songs you can hear; is it Alexiou's voice that makes it so unique? Is it the lyrics? The truth is that here we have another happy meeting in the […]