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Aretousa - Manolis Lidakis

Aretousa - Manolis Lidakis

Manolis Lidakis sings the song Aretousa,  a modern song which is influenced from a traditional poem - song from Crete. Aretousa is a Greek name, referring to a woman with great virtues and beauty. The song Aretousa refers to the homonym heroine of the poem "Erotokritos and Aretousa" by Vitsentzos Kornaros, a famous Cretan poet. […]

Astra mi me malonete - Manolis Lidakis

Astra mi me malonete - Manolis Lidakis

Manolis Lidakis sings Astra mi me malonete, a Greek song that means "Stars don’t scold me". Astra mi me malonete is a cretan song, a mantinada, the typical type of Cretan songs, with the distinctive sound and rimes, the repetition of verses and words. Astra mi me malonete is a love song, and as most […]

Me ta ftera tou erota - Manolis Lidakis

Me ta ftera tou erota - Manolis Lidakis

Manolis Lidakis sings Me ta ftera tou erota, a Greek song about love, which translates "With the wings of love" in English. Me ta ftera tou erota is a very melodious and tender song that suits perfectly the Stentorian but sensitive voice of Lidakis and his lyric performances. The heart of the inlove man cannot […]