Tag Archives | Christmas song

Trigona Kalanta - Typaldos Children Choir

The Children Choir of Dimitris Typaldos sings Trigona Kalanta, one of the most beloved Christmas songs in Greece, the Greek respective of Jingle Bells. Trigona Kalanta is the song you will hear the most during these festive days; Kalanta means Carols, but this is not the official Greek Christmas carols, that children in Greece tend […]

Ta Christougenna choris esena - Lampis Livieratos

Lampis Livieratos sings " Ta Christougenna choris esena", a Greek song for Christmas, which translates to " Christmas without you" in English. Ta Christougenna choris esena is a love song for these holy days, when the feelings and emotions are more intense, and an absence can be more evident than ever. Ta Christougenna choris esena is […]

Greek songs for Christmas

There is a wide array of Greek songs for Christmas today, ranging from traditional songs of Greek music to popular alternative versions of known foreign songs and Greek funny or instrumental songs. Of course, the first thing that comes to our mind when referring to Greek songs for Christmas and New Year are the Greek […]

Hronia Polla - Sakis Rouvas

Sakis Rouvas sings Hronia Polla, a Greek song that is also known as "Hristougenna" - which translates to Christmas in English. This song could easily be considered a love song, however, as many songs in Greek music, it also has some sort of melancholy which becomes optimism and happiness in the end. The song Hronia […]

Hristougenna - Foivos Delivorias

Foivos Delivorias sings Hristougenna, a Greek song which means "Christmas". Hristougenna is a sort of different song for these festive days. We are used to listen to happy songs about Christmas, about love and tender moments. However we have a totally different song here, melancholic and moving, with nostalgic references to the childhood and family […]

We wish you a Merry Christmas - Helena Paparizou

Helena Paparizou sings We wish you a Merry Christmas, one of the most known Christmas songs all over the world. It is known that Greece doesn't feature its own Christmas songs; most of them are Greek adaptations of popular foreign songs that became common and typical for the Greeks as well throughout the years. Helena […]

Greek Christmas Carols - Kalin Esperan Arhontes

Greek Christmas Carols are sung on the Eve of Christmas, the 24th of December, according to the tradition of the Greeks. The lyrics of the several different Greek carol songs in Greek music and tradition are different, since we also sing carols on the New Year's Eve and the Epiphany. Groups of small children go […]

Feliz Navidad - Michalis Hatzigiannis

Michalis Hatzigiannis sings Feliz Navidad, a very popular song which means "Happy New Year" in English. Feliz Navidad is one of the most known songs written for Christmas and the New Year, originally composed in 1970 by the Puerto Rican singer-songwriter José Feliciano. The song Feliz Navidad has a rather simple chorus and very simple […]

Ena tragoudi gia tin Eleni - Giorgos Dalaras

Giorgos Dalaras sings Ena tragoudi gia tin Eleni, a Greek song which translates to "A song for Helen". The song Ena tragoudi gia tin Eleni is composed by Goran Bregovic and written by Haris and Panos Katsimihas. It is a song referring to Christmas in a non typical way. Giorgos Dalaras sings a song about those […]

Protohronia - Michalis Hatzigiannis

Michalis Hatzigiannis sings the song Protohronia, Protominia, a Greek song which means New year Day, the First Day of the Year. It is a feel good and pleasant Holiday Song, the Greek respective of "Santa Claus is Coming to Town". The Song Protohronia uses the main myths and legends associated with Santa Claus to create a […]

Rudolf to elafaki - Kaiti Garbi

Kaiti Garbi sings a song called Rudolf to elafaki, one of the most known Christmas song also known as Rudolf the Reindeer, or Rudolf the red nose reindeer. Rudolf to elafaki is probably one of the most tender and touching songs because it reminds us of our childhood in one of the best and most […]

Hristougenna simainoun - Imiskoubria

Imiskoubria sing Hristougenna Simainoun (Christmas means), a rather unconventional Christmas song and a very "Greek" one, as it refers to the typical Greek mentality and way of living. There are many references in this song that might seem weird to someone not familiar with the Greek reality and every day life. For instance there are […]

Agia nyhta - Anna Vissi

Anna Vissi sings Agia Nyhta, a Greek Christmas song meaning Holy Night. Agia Nyhta is one of the most classic songs for Christmas, and definitely one of the most beloved ones for the Greeks and people all over the world, who enjoy this song every Christmas. Anna Vissi is a pop singer and we are […]

Mistletoe and Wine - Michalis Hatzigiannis

Michalis Hatzigiannis sings Mistletoe and Wine, a Christmas song which is also known in Greece with the title Hristougenna ( which means Christmas). As all major singers in Greece, Michalis also started singing songs for the holy days of Christmas and this one stands out due to the English Lyrics. It is a song for […]

Hristougenna - Despoina Vandi

Despoina Vandi sings Hristougenna, a Greek song for Christmas which translates to Christmas. It is a holiday song composed and written by Foivos, released a few years ago. Although the song lyrics sound a little bit sad - Christmas has come again but you are again away from me - but the overall feeling of […]